Robert De Niro

The Irishman

By Adam Woodward

A de-aged Robert De Niro takes centre stage in Martin Scorsese’s muscular, melancholy mob drama.

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Joker

By David Jenkins

Todd Phillips’ supervillain origin story strains so hard for seriousness and relevance that it cracks into a million pieces.

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Martin Scorsese’s The Irishman to close the 63rd BFI London Film Festival

By Adam Woodward

The director’s upcoming crime drama is set for its international premiere on 13 October.

Martin Scorsese’s The Irishman to open the 57th New York Film Festival

By Adam Woodward

The legendary director’s long-gestating mob epic will finally be unveiled 27 September.

The future of cinema, according to Martin Scorsese

By Hannah Woodhead

At a recent masterclass in Marrakech, the legendary American director expressed concerns over where the industry is heading.

How Hollywood confronted the Vietnam veteran experience

By Lillian Crawford

Forty years ago, director Michael Cimino set a masterful precedent for coming to terms with the trauma of war in The Deer Hunter.

Watch the brand new restoration trailer for The Deer Hunter

By Adam Woodward

Michael Cimino’s searing Vietnam opus returns to cinemas this summer courtesy of Park Circus.

Travis looks in the mirror

By Brian Brems

What does it mean to be an American who loves Martin Scorsese’s Taxi Driver but hates gun violence?

10 great heist movies to get you in the mood for Baby Driver

By Ian Gilchrist

Classic crime-thrillers to seek out – from Rififi to Thief, Dog Day Afternoon to Reservoir Dogs.

Why Angel Heart still haunts us 30 years on

By William Carroll

Alan Parker’s violent tale of private detectives and devil worship is a heady blend of neo-noir and horror.

Martin Scorsese’s The Irishman is being released on Netflix

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The streaming service has bought the international rights to the directors’ long-gestating crime drama.

Goodfellas (1990)

By David Jenkins

In tandem with a full Scorsese retrospective, this beloved meatball opera is served up once more.

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Meryl Streep’s five best performances

By Manuela Lazic

Following her recent lifetime achievement award, we revisit some of the defining roles from a truly remarkable career.

The films of Martin Scorsese – ranked

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A comprehensive guide to the directing credits of this great American auteur, from Mean Streets to Hugo, Taxi Driver to Silence.

How Martin Scorsese’s faith informed his most iconic characters

By Paul Risker

Silence isn’t the first occasion when the director’s obsession with religion has been at the fore.

Robert De Niro returns to his gangster roots for the small screen

By Rebecca Speare-Cole

David O Russell will write and direct a new TV series co-starring Julianne Moore.

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