The Irishman Archives

The Godfather: From the Peak to the End of the Gangster Movie
Not even Scorsese's The Irishman says anything particularly new or insightful. It's oddly fitting that Mario Puzo's The Godfather Coda: The Death of Michael Corleone should come out now on Blu-Ray to put a final cap on the genre at its prime It's quaintly old school and nostalgic, looking back at the glory days and grandeur[...]
Melissa McCarthy attends the premiere of "Can You Ever Forgive Me?" at the SVA Theater on October 14, 2018, in New York City. Editorial credit: JStone / Shutterstock.com
Not to mention a film like this that can be positioned as an awards contender like Marriage Story and The Irishman was last year Netflix has never been more relevant as it is right now, as hard as that may be to believe Their stock price has never bene higher, the use of the service[...]
golden globes 2018 predictions
Let's take a look at all of the film categories and go over who we think will win, and who should win. Best Supporting Actor in Any Motion Picture Tom Hanks ("A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood") Anthony Hopkins ("The Two Popes") Al Pacino ("The Irishman") Joe Pesci ("The Irishman") Brad Pitt ("Once Upon a Time in Hollywood") Who Will/Should Win: Brad Pitt[...]
Five Film Predictions for 2020, That Are Sure to be Wrong
Last year they flexed their muscles with the releases of Martin Scorsese's The Irishman and Noah Baumbach's Marriage Story, both dramas scoring excellent marks with both critics and audiences Both films will be nominated for Best Picture at this years Academy Awards event, along with many nominations for sure One will ultimately take home the[...]
Bleeding Cool Writers Picks Their Top 10 Films of the Year
While Ana De Armas delivers a star-making performance, James Bond star Daniel Craig gives filmmakers another reason to cast him in comedies. Dewey Singleton: 1) Marriage Story 2) Parasite 3) The Irishman 4) Pain and Glory 5) Little Women 6) 1917 7) Uncut Gems 8) Knives Out 9) Bombshell 10) Richard Jewell Uncut Gems is the best film of Adam Sandler's career The movie is so[...]
Warner Bros. Releases a New Batch of "Joker" Promotional Images
Marriage Story leads all films with six nominations, one more than Martin Scorsese's The Irishman Once Upon a Time in Hollywood also scored five nominations, while Joker scored four nominations, including Best Picture-Drama, Best Actor for Joaquin Phoenix, Best Score, and Best Director for Todd Phillips Surprises include a complete shut-out for Uncut Gems, The[...]
Warner Bros. Releases a New Batch of "Joker" Promotional Images
The list is as follows: Marriage Story The Farewell 1917 The Irishman Jojo Rabbit Joker Knives Out Little Women Richard Jewell Once Upon a Time in…Hollywood No real surprises here Every film they chose is a huge awards contender, and this further bolsters Joker and its case for serious awards contention moving forward Great to see Knives Out on the list as well, many are hoping[...]
Award Season Is About To Be Flipped On Its Head
An argument could be made that 6 of the top 10 nominees for Best Picture could come from those very same places. Marriage Story, Parasite, and The Irishman are all but a lock for this awards season according to many industry insiders, but what about a film like The Two Popes (a fantastic film anchored by two incredible performances[...]
Martin Scorsese’s “The Irishman” Might be Based on a Lie, But Does that Matter? [Opinion]
Martin Scorsese's latest movie The Irishman just premiered at the New York Film Festival to rapturous reviews Scorsese is back with a masterpiece! A late career summation for Scorsese and Robert de Niro! It features Al Pacino's best scenery-chewing for years! An Epic of the price of violence and murder on one man's soul! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WHXxVmeGQUcVideo can't[...]
“The Irishman” a Scorsese Mob Powder Keg Reunion for DeNiro, Pesci and Pacino [TRAILER]
Netflix is unable to give Martin Scorsese's The Irishman a wide theatrical release before hitting their platform as agreements haven't been reached. Martin Scorsese is a big-name director with multiple Oscar nominations under his belt Moreover, the production budget for the film is well north of $150 million because of the visual effects Because of Scorsese's[...]
Martin Scorsese's “The Irishman” a Mob Powder Keg for Netflix [TRAILER]
Netflix released the latest trailer for Martin Scorsese's The Irishman reuniting frequent collaborators Robert DeNiro and Joe Pesci Based on the Charles Brandt novel "I Heard You Paint Houses" and adapted for the screen by Steven Zaillian, the film follows the life of World War II-veteran-turned mob hitman Frank Sheeran (DeNiro), who remembers his relationship[...]