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And Unto Dust We Shall Return: On Martin Scorsese’s ‘The Irishman’

  By Theo Zenou This review contains spoilers.   The Irishman, Martin Scorsese’s hyped return to the gangster genre, is…

3 months ago

Scorsese On the Ropes: The ‘Kamikaze’ Film-Making of ‘Raging Bull’

  By Tim Pelan Scorsese’s Raging Bull is not your dad's boxing movie. It's certainly not a story of conventional…

3 months ago

Play for Play: How The Color of Money’s ‘One For Them’ Assignment Reignited Martin Scorsese’s Hunger for the Work

  By Tim Pelan After 'The Last Temptation' was cancelled in ’83, I had to get myself back in shape.…

4 months ago

‘Goodfellas’ at 30: Martin Scorsese’s Anthropological Goodlife Through a Lens

Photographed by Barry Wetcher © Warner Bros.   By Tim Pelan As far back as I can remember, director Martin…

5 months ago

‘Bringing Out the Dead’: Scorsese’s Deeply Humane Unsung Gem

  By Koraljka Suton We wanted to do New York at night in a way that would create a claustrophobic…

1 year ago

Paradise Lost: How Martin Scorsese’s ‘Casino’ Charts the Rise and Fall of a Criminal Empire

  By Tim Pelan This story has to be on a big canvas. There’s no sense in my getting Bob…

1 year ago

‘Kundun’: Martin Scorsese’s Serene Meditation on the Transient Nature of Life

  By Koraljka Suton It is no secret that Martin Scorsese is a devoutly religious man. His life-long quest to…

1 year ago

‘The Last Temptation of Christ’ As a Testament to and an Exploration of Scorsese’s Own Faith

  By Koraljka Suton Ever since he was a little boy, director Martin Scorsese wanted to make a movie about…

2 years ago

‘Peeping Tom’: The Road from Disgust to Recognition for Michael Powell’s Brilliant Take on Filmmaking

  By Sven Mikulec Michael Powell, one of the most distinguished British filmmakers of the 1940s and 1950s, basically ended…

3 years ago

‘The Age of Innocence’: Scorsese’s Strikingly Passionate Depiction of Unconsummated Love

We're rather determined in defending our claim that Martin Scorsese's The Age of Innocence is one of the best literary…

5 years ago