Film Review: Once Upon a Time in America (1984)

Starring: Robert De Niro, James Woods, Elizabeth McGovern, Joe Pesci, Burt Young, James Hayden, William Forsythe, Danny Aiello, Treat Williams and Tuesday Wield Director: Sergio Leone Synopsis: "Noodles" (De Niro), is an elderly ex-gangster who in his youth took advantage of Prohibition and a great deal more alongside his friends. Returning to New York after … Continue reading Film Review: Once Upon a Time in America (1984)

Film Review: The Irishman (2019)

Starring: Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci, Al Pacino, Ray Romano, Bobby Cannavale, Stephen Graham, Anna Paquin, Stephanie Kurtzuba, Kathrine Narducci, Jesse Plemons and Harvey Keitel Directed by: Martin Scorsese Synopsis: The Irishman sees Frank Sheeran (De Niro), a truck driving deliverer of steak, become associated with mafioso Russell Bufalino (Pesci) and in doing so finds … Continue reading Film Review: The Irishman (2019)

Film Review: Reservoir Dogs (1992)

Starring: Harvey Keitel, Tim Roth, Michael Madsen, Steve Buscemi, Chris Penn, Lawrence Tierney, Edward Bunker and Quentin Tarantino Director: Quentin Tarantino Synopsis: In Tarantino's first feature film, Reservoir Dogs tells the story of a failed diamond heist and the consequences of it. As far as directorial debuts go, if you can find any better than Reservoir Dogs, … Continue reading Film Review: Reservoir Dogs (1992)

Film Review: A Clockwork Orange (1971)

Starring: Malcolm McDowell, Patrick Magee, Michael Bates, Warren Clarke, James Marcus, Michael Tarn and Aubrey Morris. Director: Stanley Kubrick Synopsis: A sociopath whose hobbies include "ultra-violence", 'Milk Plus' and "the ol' in-out, in-out" wrecks havoc across a modern London, but when his actions catch up with him, he very quickly learns that it's not as … Continue reading Film Review: A Clockwork Orange (1971)