Shonda Rhimes, Martin Scorsese, and all the
The Boston GlobeShonda Rhimes, Martin Scorsese, and all the other big names Netflix has lured awayThe Boston GlobeMartin Scorsese — After Paramount balked at the $100 million price tag of Scorsese's gangster film ''The Irishman,'' Netflix stepped in to finance the movie, which stars Robert De Niro, Al Pacino, Harvey Keitel and Joe Pesci. Even with that budget, it ...Netflix Lures Shonda Rhimes Away From ABC StudiosVarietyall 47 news articles »
Posted on 15 August 2017 | 8:46 am
A My Cousin Vinny book sequel is in the
A.V. ClubA My Cousin Vinny book sequel is in the worksA.V. ClubIn 2012, Dale Launer, who wrote the original script, proposed a follow-up to Vincent LaGuardia Gambini's (Joe Pesci) surprise Alabama victory that would see the Brooklyn native practicing law in the United Kingdom, where he would undoubtedly run afoul ...We Will Finally Know What Happened After My Cousin VinnyCinema Blendall 3 news articles »
Posted on 14 August 2017 | 11:19 am
Comedy Classic 'My Cousin Vinny' Updated By
DeadlineComedy Classic 'My Cousin Vinny' Updated By New Novel, 'Back To Brooklyn'DeadlineFor the few who haven't seen the original film, Pesci plays Vincent Gambini, a loudmouth New York attorney with a minor legal background who is called on to defend his cousin, accused of murder in rural Alabama. The inexperienced Gambini and ...'My Cousin Vinny' lives on — thanks to a superfan book sequel ...New York Post'My Cousin Vinny' literary sequel comingDaily News & AnalysisCult Comedy 'My Cousin Vinny' Gets An Update Through New Book SeriesSilverscreenall 6 news articles »
Posted on 13 August 2017 | 11:26 am
Money to Burn Poll: Should You Buy Joe
GeekMoney to Burn Poll: Should You Buy Joe Pesci's Album?GeekWho doesn't love Joe Pesci? From Raging Bull to Goodfellas to Lethal Weapon, Pesci is one of our greatest living character actors. He's a key part of the strong Italian-American influence on some of our most important films. But even though Pesci is ...
Posted on 9 August 2017 | 5:39 am
Pacino and De Niro to tell tale of Irish
The TimesPacino and De Niro to tell tale of Irish mafia killer despite Netflix debt fearsThe TimesThe Irishman, starring Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci and Al Pacino, tells the true story of Frank Sheeran, a 6ft 4in gangster and chief suspect in the murders of Jimmy Hoffa, the union leader, and Joe Gallo, a breakaway New York mafia boss. It has been ...
Posted on 2 August 2017 | 3:59 pm
Narcos’ Episode 2 Recap: Death to
The “Goodfellas” analogy was made last week. Gacha is the Joe Pesci of “Narcos,” so vicious that even his fellow outlaws are repulsed by him.
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 2:49 am
True Detective’ season two: Great
Rather than channeling his strengths as a fast-talking and comedic actor into the role of a mobster (think Joe Pesci in “Goodfellas”), he plays it overly stiff and serious. It was a gross waste of talent. As a whole, season two was a bust. In addition ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 5:47 pm
Travis Tritt plays Erie casino Friday
As the credits rolled, and Joe Pesci and Marisa Tomei sped down the Alabama highway in their Cadillac convertible, Tritt sang "In the Heart of the Bible Belt." He'd adapted his lyrics to fit the film's storyline. "People still ask me about that song every ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:28 pm
Trump channels inner Joe Pesci on Univision
In his latest showdown, Donald Trump ordered Univision anchor Jorge Ramos out of a news conference Tuesday, telling him to “go back to Univision.” Ramos, who like Trump is known for his confrontational style, didn’t back down until he was escorted ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 7:58 am
Truth about the goodfellas heist
LOST for 48 hours in a drug stupor, police found his truck crammed with clues. Mobster Tommy de Simone, played by Joe Pesci, put five bullets from his revolver in the back of Edwards' head. De Simone himself was killed on the day he was expecting to become ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 4:07 am