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The Irishman

Scorsese’s latest crime epic is as impressive as it is ambitious, worthy of the excitement it generated as soon as the incredible cast, which includes the likes of Robert De Niro and Al Pacino, was announced. Although The Irishman is better suited to its natural home of Netflix due to it’s outrageous three and a […]

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Martin Scorsese on Marvel superhero films: “not cinema”

Martin Scorsese recently made news, and not just for the release of The Irishman, heralded as his greatest film since Goodfellas. No, Scorsese made headlines a few weeks ago by claiming in an interview with Empire that Marvel superhero films are “not cinema”. Scorsese’s main point was that he had attempted to watch a Marvel […]

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The Irishman Preview

Martin Scorsese’s filmography includes everything from biopics to psychological thrillers to dark comedies, but the director is arguably best-known for his gangster epics. After releasing his last gangster film, The Departed, 13 years ago, Scorsese’s newest addition to the genre, The Irishman, is set to arrive in select theatres next month. The Irishman premiered at […]