"Next time I say we go some place like Bolivia, lets go some place like Bolivia "
The best dialogue and chemistry in any western. Robert Redford and Paul Newman are exactly what modern actors aren't -down to earth, at ease and likeable.
Long; Dull Island
Okay, enough of my bad puns, even though I believe them to be higher quality than half of the jokes made in the film. Alot of the gags full flat on their face, and when the film is humorous (and it seldom is) it's mostly Samuel L. Jackson's persona trying to shine through the horrifically written dialogue.
The script is clichè and utterly unoriginal. Which is disappointing, since it's visual inspiration takes from Vietnam War films such…
I've seen Goodfellas 3 or 4 times now, and I've never reviewed it before. So it comes the time for me to write a review on Scorcese's Gangster Masterpiece, and I find I have not much to say about it. But I tried to think, so here goes....
Probably the thing I love the most about Goodfellas is that it is a movie. It doesn't pretend to be anything else except an honest to goodness movie. Its 2 hours and…
"But the film is a saddening bore..."
- David Bowie, "Life on Mars"
Well i guess the late Mr Bowie had it right.
Welcome to the age of pretentious and downright lazy filmmaking.
Someone has got to tell these filmmakers that putting together a bunch of pretty images does NOT make a film good. And maybe tell them to make a likeable, realistic protagonist. And to stop being so predictable.
There. Thats my rant for the night.