Martin Scorsese

This guy needs no introduction. Martin Scorsese is an American director, producer, screenwriter, actor, and film historian, whose career spans more than 53 years. He won an academy award for best director for his movie The Departed (2006) starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Matt Damon and Jack Nicholson. His work includes Goodfellas, Taxi Driver, Raging Bull and Mean Streets. He specializes in the mobster/crime genre, Robert De Niro and Leonardo DiCaprio are the frequently casted actors in Scorsese’s films. De Niro’s  acting career has especially flourished under Scorsese’s direction. His recent movie “Silence” starring Andrew Garfield and Liam Neeson released on November 26th 2016 and was well received by the critics and audience. Scorsese’s movies are known for his exceptional editing techniques and use of freeze frames .The use of Snorricam technique became famous after Taxi Driver (1976).


Top must watch Scorsese movies:

1) Raging Bull (1980)

A middleweight ascends through the ranks to achieve his first shot at a boxing title. But his personal life, laden with paranoia, jealousy and rage, scuttles his professional growth.

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Watch it for :

Brilliant performance by De Niro


2) Taxi Driver (1976)

 Travis, an ex-Marine and Vietnam veteran who works as a taxi driver in New York City, is driven to save a preadolescent prostitute from her pimp in an effort to clean the city of its sleaze.

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Superb screenplay,Starring De Niro, Jodie Foster


3) Goodfellas (1990)

Young Henry Hill begins the climb from petty criminal to gangster on the mean streets of New York with his friends Jimmy and Tommy.

Ray Liotta And Robert De Niro In 'Goodfellas'Watch it for :

Brilliant story and amazing perfomances

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