Scorsese's “Silence” Is Dropping Weight
Dark HorizonsScorsese's “Silence” Is Dropping WeightDark HorizonsThen there's Martin Scorsese whose films are usually quite large feasts. Back in August came word that his long in the works adaptation of Shusaku Endo's novel “Silence” was clocking in at well over three hours in its rough cut form – 195 minutes to be ...
Posted on 15 October 2016 | 5:42 pm
Scorsese Manages to Cut 'Silence' to Under
ScreenCrushScorsese Manages to Cut 'Silence' to Under Three HoursScreenCrushPrestige works and superhero movies are even worse. I'd wager that most of us don't spend time worrying about whether our favorite horror film or Disney musical will slip in under three hours, but if the movie stars Batman or was directed by Martin ...
Posted on 15 October 2016 | 9:00 am
Tokyo: Festival to Honor Martin Scorsese and
Hollywood ReporterTokyo: Festival to Honor Martin Scorsese and Horror Legend ...Hollywood ReporterThe Samurai Award has been given to one international helmer and one Japanese director for the last three years.and more »
Posted on 12 October 2016 | 5:18 pm
Movie filmed locally gets a boost from
Winston-Salem JournalMovie filmed locally gets a boost from Martin ScorseseWinston-Salem JournalMartin Scorsese, an acclaimed filmmaker known for such movies as “Raging Bull,” “Goodfellas” and “The Wolf of Wall Street,” has signed on as executive producer of “Abundant Acreage Available,” a movie that was filmed in the Triad earlier this year.
Posted on 10 October 2016 | 2:51 pm
Oscar contenders from Martin Scorsese, Ang
Los Angeles TimesOscar contenders from Martin Scorsese, Ang Lee and Ava DuVernay arriving soonLos Angeles TimesHere's what I wrote back in March, when I pegged it as a movie to watch this Oscar season: “Martin Scorsese is at the point in his career where Oscar voters will endorse just about anything he directs, be it a family film (“Hugo”) or a profane, manic ...and more »
Posted on 30 September 2016 | 8:01 am
The Great Plane Robbery
No Frank Costello, Meyer Lansky or John Gotti, Hill was a hustling New York mob guy who wound up in the federal witness protection program and became the anti-hero of Martin Scorsese’s classic “Goodfellas.” Hill was only half-Italian—his mother was ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:40 am
The McWhopper is a dream that could come
There have been many famous collaborations in history — Simon and Garfunkel, Martin Scorsese and Robert De Niro, Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg — but Burger King and McDonalds are on the cusp of creating the best collaboration of all time, and they’re ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 8:11 am
The top 10 documentary films to see at TIFF
The result was a book that now sits on most cinephile's shelves. This doc looks at the book's legacy, as well as the director's behind it, with interviews with Martin Scorsese, David Fincher and more. The bombing of French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 5:22 am
Here's How 'American Horror Story: Hotel' Is
The weirdest coincidence about all of this, though? Leonardo DiCaprio played Howard Hughes for Martin Scorsese in 2004's "The Aviator" and will portray Holmes for the director in their upcoming film, "The Devil in the White City." Hey Murphy, we found your ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 5:21 am
16% is Not a Win: Parsing the DGA's Latest
In other HBO news, I was less surprised that "Boardwalk Empire" was one of the zero-percenters. The Martin Scorsese-created period drama about mobsters has only employed women for two episodes over its five episodes -- one in 2011 and one in 2012.
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 5:21 am