Brilliant. Love it. The world needs more musicals, and that's fact.
I don't know if this was even that good, or if I just really liked it, but one thing is for certain - this is genuinely one of, if not my favorite Robert DeNiro role.
It's a very predictable fairy tale, that dragged a fair bit, but I still really enjoyed it. I liked all the banter between the brothers and all the scenes with the pirates, made me chuckle a fair bit. The music was a bright spot (oh…
"Jimmy was the kind of guy who rooted for the bad guy in movies."
Scorsese made a MASTERPIECE here and he knows it. The music, the acting, the story. Hell everything about this is perfection. AND it's based on a true story?? Oh boy, my search history is having a field day with this.
You can catch me spending another two and a half hours with the wise guys in the near future.
"Whoever saves one life, saves the world entire."
Truly one of the most powerful films ever created. Beautifully crafted in every way. Left me shocked. An unlikely hero offering hope in a time of devestation and brutality. A haunting depiction of the horror and atrocities committed against the Jews in Europe.