Posts Tagged ‘mean streets’

Harvey Keitel (Charlie), Robert De Niro (Johnny Boy). Screenplay by Madrik Martin and Martin Scorsese. Directed by Martin Scorsese. Rating: 18. Running time: 112 minutes. Scorsese’s debut, De Niro’s debut, the beginning of a beautiful friendship. That’s Mean Streets, and following its main character Charlie and his spiritual inclinations, we should probably thank God it […]


Robert De Niro (Vito Corleone), Al Pacino (Michael Corleone), Robert Duvall (Tom Hagen), Diane Keaton (Kay Adams), Talia Shire (Connie Corleone), John Cazale (Fredo Corleone), Lee Strasberg (Hyman Roth). Screenplay by Mario Puzo and Francis Ford Coppola. Directed by Francis Ford Coppola. Rating: 18. Running time: 200 minutes. There is a scene in The Godfather […]


Andy Lau (Wah), Maggie Cheung (Ngor), Jacky Cheung (Fly). Screenplay by Jeffrey Lau and Wong Kar-wai. Directed by Wong Kar-wai. Rating: 18. Running time: 102 minutes. Kar-wai’s debut film, As Tears Go By is far from a paean to the Rolling Stones song it is seemingly named after. There’s no watching children play here. Instead, […]