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Movie Jail: This week's defendant is...Al Pacino!

Feb. 18, 2013by: Johnny Moreno

Welcome to Movie Jail, a facility like any other, only its inmates are Hollywood writers, directors, actors and producers. This column will serve as a Movie Jail trial. We will put one defendant on trial; lay out arguments for the Prosecution and Defense. And we leave it up to YOU, the reader, to decide whether the defendant is guilty of his or her crime. What crime? The crime of consistently being a stinking shithouse.

The Defendant


Al Pacino

The Case

The Prosecution: 88 Minutes, The Son of No One, Jack and Jill, Righteous Kill, Gigli, People I Know, S1mone*

Ladies and Gentlemen of the jury, back when we put the legendary Robert De Niro on trial, it was brought up more than once in the comments section that De Niro's mighty peer, Al Pacino, be brought up on trial. After many months recovering from putting one of our heroes on trial (De Niro was found NOT GUILTY), we're ready to tackle the evidence of Mr. Pacino's case. It's safe to say, that Mr. Pacino's choice in films over the last ten years or so have been less than stellar. It looks like the trouble started at the turn of the century, with 2002's awfully bad (not even good) S1mone. But the famed actor planted his feet firmly in shit in 2007 when he started taking less movie roles. That year brought the forgettable 88 Minutes and the so so Oceans 13, a movie we didn't put on the prosecution list simply because it has a Fresh Rating for both critics and audiences on Rotten Tomatoes. 2008's only contribution was Righteous Kill, a movie with quite possibly the worst dialogue ever written for two of the greatest living actors. But the nation collectively groaned at 2011's Jack and Jill trailer which starred Movie Jail inmate Adam Sandler and.....Adam Sandler! Yuck. How'd Mr. Pacino get roped into this? More than one person has suggested that Mr. Pacino be thrown into Movie Jail for this infraction alone, and while that's a bit harsh, he hasn't given audiences what he usually does for some time now. But we think it's justified.


The Defense: 95% of the movies prior to 2000*

Ladies and Gentleman of the jury, here we go again. The defense still finds it silly that we're being called to defend legendary actors like Mr. Pacino, who's created some of the most memorable characters, in some of the most memorable movies of all time. Like Mr. De Niro, we feel that the case against Mr. Pacino, with all its trumped up charges, simply does not outweigh the amount of good movies the man has given us over the last 40 years. 40 fucking years! Does the jury mean to tell the court that 10 of the 40 years is enough to convict Mr. Pacino? We can't defend his latest movie choices (though Stand Up Guys was decent), but let's give the guy a break over here. We're talking about Michael Corleone here. Tony Montana....Sonny Wortzik....Arthur Kirkland....Motherfucking Serpico yo!


IN CLOSING...

So, whats to be done with Al Pacino? Can this legendary actor really be thrown into Movie Jail? Is he allowed to have a few bad years because of all the classic films he's been involved in? And the most important question to be asked, once all evidence is taken into consideration, we ask you The Jury, is Al Pacino GUILTY or NOT GUILTY? Lets hear YOUR arguments, either side, by STRIKING BACK BELOW.

*The court recognizes that all movies are subjective, so relax.

WHAT SAY YOU, GUILTY OR NOT?


LAST WEEK'S VERDICT

It is the jury's decision that after reviewing last week's evidence, the court finds Katherine Heigl GUILTY of all charges. Not only was she found SO guilty, it was suggested that Ms. Heigl be hanged in the town center, sentenced to have constant sex with Brett Ratner, or simply, do all of the facility's laundry. We'll settle for topless window washing.

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11:20PM on 02/20/2013

not guilty

please, 5 bad movies up against the likes of the godfather trilogy, scareface, heat, donny brasco, whoever brought the charges against him needs to be put on trial
please, 5 bad movies up against the likes of the godfather trilogy, scareface, heat, donny brasco, whoever brought the charges against him needs to be put on trial
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4:34PM on 02/20/2013
not guilty..i pretty much agree with everyone saying his good films far out weigh his bad
not guilty..i pretty much agree with everyone saying his good films far out weigh his bad
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3:50PM on 02/20/2013

what? Not guilty

He's made some bad movies, but he still makes great ones. His recent work on Cable is awesome as well. Kevorkian, anyone?
He's made some bad movies, but he still makes great ones. His recent work on Cable is awesome as well. Kevorkian, anyone?
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12:22PM on 02/20/2013

Not Guilty and request this case be stricken from the record.

Al Pacino has done too many outstanding performances, too many. He's had one of the best runs in Hollywood, and we should honor that career. He's was originally an actor who was almost fired by Paramount during the filming of "The Godfather", but Coppola believed in him, and because of his dedication he proved time after time again he is.......the real deal.
Al Pacino has done too many outstanding performances, too many. He's had one of the best runs in Hollywood, and we should honor that career. He's was originally an actor who was almost fired by Paramount during the filming of "The Godfather", but Coppola believed in him, and because of his dedication he proved time after time again he is.......the real deal.
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11:40AM on 02/20/2013

Not guilty

James Franco, Taylor lautner, Ashton kutcher
James Franco, Taylor lautner, Ashton kutcher
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8:54PM on 02/19/2013
NOT GUILTY!!!!

Sure he's made some shitty movies lately (Righteous Kill was a steaming pile), but his good movies faaaaaar outweigh his bad. Good Lord, the man has several classics under his belt. There are very few actors alive today who carry that distinction.
NOT GUILTY!!!!

Sure he's made some shitty movies lately (Righteous Kill was a steaming pile), but his good movies faaaaaar outweigh his bad. Good Lord, the man has several classics under his belt. There are very few actors alive today who carry that distinction.
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3:12PM on 02/19/2013

You just CANT

hes done too much good for us!
hes done too much good for us!
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2:03PM on 02/19/2013

Not Guilty

Whoops, missed a week or two of voting there. Glad to see the Schmoes agree regarding the Awfl Heigl.

Pacino... I guess it goes against the point of this column but even after that abominable Jack & Jill music video in which he slaps his career in the face repeatedly, I cannot bring myself to vote against Michael, Sonny, Serpico, etcetera... eternally not guilty, despite it all!
Whoops, missed a week or two of voting there. Glad to see the Schmoes agree regarding the Awfl Heigl.

Pacino... I guess it goes against the point of this column but even after that abominable Jack & Jill music video in which he slaps his career in the face repeatedly, I cannot bring myself to vote against Michael, Sonny, Serpico, etcetera... eternally not guilty, despite it all!
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1:16PM on 02/19/2013

Tough pick

He is a borderline guilty conviction. He is prolific and every prolific actor has a few duds. That being said his films are trending downward. He has so many tremendous films. I am saying guilty but barely. One break out movie and he's in the clear. The big test is the Phil Spektor movie. Can a TV movie save him?
He is a borderline guilty conviction. He is prolific and every prolific actor has a few duds. That being said his films are trending downward. He has so many tremendous films. I am saying guilty but barely. One break out movie and he's in the clear. The big test is the Phil Spektor movie. Can a TV movie save him?
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1:11PM on 02/19/2013

Guilty

I will give Pacino much credit for amazing films and performances. The Godfather, Scarface, Dog Day Afternoon, Heat, these are epic timeless films with epic timeless performances. That being said, Pacino hasn't had a lot of great films recently. His last good film was Any Given Sunday. I think giving lifetime passes to great actors is NOT a good idea. You have to look at trends. Until he does another epic timeless film/performance, you'd have to conclude he lost his fastball completely
I will give Pacino much credit for amazing films and performances. The Godfather, Scarface, Dog Day Afternoon, Heat, these are epic timeless films with epic timeless performances. That being said, Pacino hasn't had a lot of great films recently. His last good film was Any Given Sunday. I think giving lifetime passes to great actors is NOT a good idea. You have to look at trends. Until he does another epic timeless film/performance, you'd have to conclude he lost his fastball completely and his has gone full "Scent of a Woman". I sentence him to a few months in Movie Jail to re-evaluate the direction of his career, He went from all time great to really a punchline. I think this new movie where he is Phil Spektor can get him busted out of movie jail and paroled.
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11:35AM on 02/19/2013

Not Guilty

Pacino is a phenomenal actor. He makes the bullshit movies he's in better. Sure, Jack and Jill sucked. We can all agree on that. But was Pacino shitty in that movie? No. Movie Jail is made for Hollywood "talent" that cause movies to crash. Repeatedly. It's not for legendary actors that are good in bad movies.
Pacino is a phenomenal actor. He makes the bullshit movies he's in better. Sure, Jack and Jill sucked. We can all agree on that. But was Pacino shitty in that movie? No. Movie Jail is made for Hollywood "talent" that cause movies to crash. Repeatedly. It's not for legendary actors that are good in bad movies.
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8:29PM on 02/19/2013
I agree it's not fair to put well established actors like DeNiro or Pacino on the stand.
I agree it's not fair to put well established actors like DeNiro or Pacino on the stand.
9:22AM on 02/19/2013
I understand the hard work the writers put into this site and this article but I think that if you're gonna do it, don't choose someone who has had a couple flubs. Al Pacino is one of the greatest actors still working today, So what if he was in Jack and Jill or a couple of shit action movies? His greater work far outweighs it. Not guilty.
I understand the hard work the writers put into this site and this article but I think that if you're gonna do it, don't choose someone who has had a couple flubs. Al Pacino is one of the greatest actors still working today, So what if he was in Jack and Jill or a couple of shit action movies? His greater work far outweighs it. Not guilty.
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6:43AM on 02/19/2013

Not Guilty

Lets put Owen Wilson on the stand next!
Lets put Owen Wilson on the stand next!
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11:24AM on 02/19/2013
Yea but he might kill himself
Yea but he might kill himself
5:58AM on 02/19/2013

Not Guilty

Are you kidding me? One of the best actors of all time?

Prosecute Jeff Goldblum next.
Are you kidding me? One of the best actors of all time?

Prosecute Jeff Goldblum next.
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5:39AM on 02/19/2013

GUILTY!!!!

The man hasn't done anything good since the early 90s. He is a shadow of his former self. The man could have become something great, he took on like 10 great roles but in the past 20 years he has done nothing great. Maybe Any Given Sunday, but that's about it.
The man hasn't done anything good since the early 90s. He is a shadow of his former self. The man could have become something great, he took on like 10 great roles but in the past 20 years he has done nothing great. Maybe Any Given Sunday, but that's about it.
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1:52AM on 02/19/2013

NOT GUILTY

Even when watching some of his bad stuff, he is good in it. Neither one of them was bad in Righteous Kill, it just wasn't good. It was instantly predictable and boring because of it. But watching him, either when he is acting (Godfather, Serpico, Scarface) or when he is chewing his way through the scenery (Devil's Advocate, Heat, Ocean's 13) he is fun to watch.
Anyone see him in Merchant of Venice?
Even when watching some of his bad stuff, he is good in it. Neither one of them was bad in Righteous Kill, it just wasn't good. It was instantly predictable and boring because of it. But watching him, either when he is acting (Godfather, Serpico, Scarface) or when he is chewing his way through the scenery (Devil's Advocate, Heat, Ocean's 13) he is fun to watch.
Anyone see him in Merchant of Venice?
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12:35AM on 02/19/2013

Not Guilty

Cmon, nobody is gonna convict Al Pacino.
Cmon, nobody is gonna convict Al Pacino.
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12:34AM on 02/19/2013
Not guilty. Sure, his movies as of late are pretty much suck but all his previous films supersede his bad films.
Not guilty. Sure, his movies as of late are pretty much suck but all his previous films supersede his bad films.
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10:34PM on 02/18/2013

Not Guilty

Definitely Not Guilty. Sure, it sucks that he doesn't seem to care what he stars in anymore, but nothing he does from here on out will erase the greatness he's brought to cinema in the past.
Definitely Not Guilty. Sure, it sucks that he doesn't seem to care what he stars in anymore, but nothing he does from here on out will erase the greatness he's brought to cinema in the past.
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9:52PM on 02/18/2013

Not guilty

Just like with De Niro, when you hit a certain age in Hollywood you don't get the same great characters/scripts you use to as a younger actor. Can blame Pacino for that. Too many great roles for Mr. Pacino. Not guilty.
Just like with De Niro, when you hit a certain age in Hollywood you don't get the same great characters/scripts you use to as a younger actor. Can blame Pacino for that. Too many great roles for Mr. Pacino. Not guilty.
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9:44PM on 02/18/2013

Not guilty

No matter how many bad movies he does,he doesnt belong to movie jail.he is the greatest actor of his generation.even though Jack and jill is bad,i liked pacino's comedy performance in it,especially his dance and funny expressions in Dunkaccino fake commercial at the end of the movie
No matter how many bad movies he does,he doesnt belong to movie jail.he is the greatest actor of his generation.even though Jack and jill is bad,i liked pacino's comedy performance in it,especially his dance and funny expressions in Dunkaccino fake commercial at the end of the movie
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9:33PM on 02/18/2013

Not Guilty

Given the iconic roles he's done, I think he can be forgiven the occasional stinker. Sure, he coasts in several of his roles but good meaty roles for dudes his age aren't that thick on the ground.
Given the iconic roles he's done, I think he can be forgiven the occasional stinker. Sure, he coasts in several of his roles but good meaty roles for dudes his age aren't that thick on the ground.
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9:13PM on 02/18/2013

Not guilty.

THE GODFATHER and the rest of his good stuff is better than JACK & JILL is bad.
THE GODFATHER and the rest of his good stuff is better than JACK & JILL is bad.
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9:00PM on 02/18/2013

not guilty

too much of a legend to be put in movie jail, even if Heat was his last good movie. Scarface alone should get him off the stand.

EDIT - Take it back, Insomnia was his last good one.
too much of a legend to be put in movie jail, even if Heat was his last good movie. Scarface alone should get him off the stand.

EDIT - Take it back, Insomnia was his last good one.
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8:55PM on 02/18/2013
Mr. Pacino is not guilty. I would advice he got though consuling and maybe minor probation ...in all seriousness he just needs to find better movie roles. He is an awesome actor.
Mr. Pacino is not guilty. I would advice he got though consuling and maybe minor probation ...in all seriousness he just needs to find better movie roles. He is an awesome actor.
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8:55PM on 02/18/2013
Mr. Pacino is not guilty.
Mr. Pacino is not guilty.
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8:41PM on 02/18/2013

NOT GUILTY

He's Tony Montana, he can basically muck up another few more years and he'd still get a pass.
He's Tony Montana, he can basically muck up another few more years and he'd still get a pass.
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7:45PM on 02/18/2013
Are you kidding me?

Not Guilty
Are you kidding me?

Not Guilty
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7:21PM on 02/18/2013

Not Guilty

Pacino's best days are behind him. That being said, not guilty.

Next: John Woo.
Pacino's best days are behind him. That being said, not guilty.

Next: John Woo.
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7:03PM on 02/18/2013

NOT GUILTY

In the words of Pacino himself, "YOU'RE out of order! THE WHOLE TRIAL IS OUT OF ORDER!"
Next week: Keanu Reeves, Shia Lebouf, or Cuba Gooding Jr.
In the words of Pacino himself, "YOU'RE out of order! THE WHOLE TRIAL IS OUT OF ORDER!"
Next week: Keanu Reeves, Shia Lebouf, or Cuba Gooding Jr.
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6:35PM on 02/18/2013

Not Guilty

He could finish his career making rom coms with Katherine Heigl and still walk away a free man... but I'd prefer him do something great with Jennifer Lawrence.
He could finish his career making rom coms with Katherine Heigl and still walk away a free man... but I'd prefer him do something great with Jennifer Lawrence.
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6:20PM on 02/18/2013
Absolutely innocent.
Absolutely innocent.
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4:45PM on 02/18/2013

Not Guilty!

Yes, Jack and Jill was truly awful; but Pacino was the only good thing in it. Watched Insomnia a couple of nights ago and was reminded how awesome he is.
Yes, Jack and Jill was truly awful; but Pacino was the only good thing in it. Watched Insomnia a couple of nights ago and was reminded how awesome he is.
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4:37PM on 02/18/2013
Duh not guilty. For next weeks: Forrest Whitaker, Kevin Smith, Angelina Jolie?
Duh not guilty. For next weeks: Forrest Whitaker, Kevin Smith, Angelina Jolie?
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4:14PM on 02/18/2013
Not guilty.

Seth Rogen next? He seems quite polarizing on here.
Not guilty.

Seth Rogen next? He seems quite polarizing on here.
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4:05PM on 02/18/2013

Not Guilty

Dog Day was a long time ago. As was Godfather. And Heat. My whole thing is, Pacino helped shape the landscape of modern acting. Scarface, could be argued, as the point at which he decided to stop re-acting and just full-on being a character, but even then it works in films like The Merchant of Venice or Insomnia. I think Pacino still has one great film in him before he retires, absolutely not guilty.
Dog Day was a long time ago. As was Godfather. And Heat. My whole thing is, Pacino helped shape the landscape of modern acting. Scarface, could be argued, as the point at which he decided to stop re-acting and just full-on being a character, but even then it works in films like The Merchant of Venice or Insomnia. I think Pacino still has one great film in him before he retires, absolutely not guilty.
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3:53PM on 02/18/2013

Attica! Attica!

It would be nice to seem him return to his roots a bit, but he's resume is so full of iconic characters and classic moments that he has his infinite get-outta-jail-free card

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It would be nice to seem him return to his roots a bit, but he's resume is so full of iconic characters and classic moments that he has his infinite get-outta-jail-free card

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3:52PM on 02/18/2013

Not Guilty, find other for this Segment

I cant even believe that Pacino is in this category.. He is iconic, and can do whatever the heck he wants when he wants.. If the man wants to do a silly garbage movie... he can.. he's earned the right to do so, no matter what his reasoning is.
I cant even believe that Pacino is in this category.. He is iconic, and can do whatever the heck he wants when he wants.. If the man wants to do a silly garbage movie... he can.. he's earned the right to do so, no matter what his reasoning is.
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3:36PM on 02/18/2013

Not Guilty

Out of all the people that could be up for Movie Jail, I think he is one of the the less deserving defendants. While most of his work lately in film as been subpar, he has gotten rave reviews for his TV work. I do not think that a talent of Pacino's caliber should be on the small screen it is harder for older actors to get good roles even if they are considered an all-time great. You just can not ignore his previous work.


I think Owen Wilson, Mark Wahlberg, Mike Myers, and Cameron Diaz
Out of all the people that could be up for Movie Jail, I think he is one of the the less deserving defendants. While most of his work lately in film as been subpar, he has gotten rave reviews for his TV work. I do not think that a talent of Pacino's caliber should be on the small screen it is harder for older actors to get good roles even if they are considered an all-time great. You just can not ignore his previous work.


I think Owen Wilson, Mark Wahlberg, Mike Myers, and Cameron Diaz should be forthcoming defendants.
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3:28PM on 02/18/2013

Not Guilty!

Come on, he made Godfather, Scarface, Dog Day Afternoon, Serpico, Heat and countless other classics. He doesn't have two lifestimes to undo how much he has given us.
Come on, he made Godfather, Scarface, Dog Day Afternoon, Serpico, Heat and countless other classics. He doesn't have two lifestimes to undo how much he has given us.
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3:27PM on 02/18/2013

Not Guilty

I know he has made terrible choices as of lately, but Scarface is hands down, one of my favorite films ever made.
I know he has made terrible choices as of lately, but Scarface is hands down, one of my favorite films ever made.
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3:26PM on 02/18/2013

Immunity from prosecution

Why the hell are we prosecuting this guy while Tyler Perry and Tom Cruise are killing beloved fictional characters like Alex Cross and Jack Reacher?
Why the hell are we prosecuting this guy while Tyler Perry and Tom Cruise are killing beloved fictional characters like Alex Cross and Jack Reacher?
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3:21PM on 02/18/2013

Not guilty by reason of temporary insanity for jack and jill

Get him a job as a security guard for the jail. He can defend it with his little friend while learning how to avoid going into the slammer with the rest of these actors and directors.
Get him a job as a security guard for the jail. He can defend it with his little friend while learning how to avoid going into the slammer with the rest of these actors and directors.
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2:41PM on 02/18/2013

I think...

...that after years of making American classics and being loved by all, he gets to have his share of shit movies as he gets older without being criticized for it. Not Guilty.
...that after years of making American classics and being loved by all, he gets to have his share of shit movies as he gets older without being criticized for it. Not Guilty.
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2:13PM on 02/18/2013

Not Guilty

The defense is too strong. He gets a lifetime pass.
The defense is too strong. He gets a lifetime pass.
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2:08PM on 02/18/2013

Not Guilty

you dont know jack...
you dont know jack...
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2:07PM on 02/18/2013

Not Guilty

Don't ever side with anyone against the family.


Next Defendant: Owen Wilson. I actually like this dude I just think it's his turn now.
Don't ever side with anyone against the family.


Next Defendant: Owen Wilson. I actually like this dude I just think it's his turn now.
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2:03PM on 02/18/2013

He gets a pass

For three decades of quality the man should be allowed to pick up a paycheck, i think his biggest crime is that we don't get any more great performances from him (as with De Niro). If he's found guilty I can only hope that one day he'll be completely rehabilitated, reinvigorated, reassimilated and finally going be relocated.
For three decades of quality the man should be allowed to pick up a paycheck, i think his biggest crime is that we don't get any more great performances from him (as with De Niro). If he's found guilty I can only hope that one day he'll be completely rehabilitated, reinvigorated, reassimilated and finally going be relocated.
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2:01PM on 02/18/2013

Innocent

Al Pacino will always be a hero to me. And not because of Tony Montana (although that is an iconic character). When the man is on, he is ON. Sure, even before his slump he was guilty of playing the stock "Al Pacino Character," the kind of guy who gets by on a few hoarse screams. But it's the really introspective moments that make me love him still. And thanks to HBO he's actually making a bit of a comeback. Not to mention indulging in his first love, the stage.

I blame Adam Sandler 100% for
Al Pacino will always be a hero to me. And not because of Tony Montana (although that is an iconic character). When the man is on, he is ON. Sure, even before his slump he was guilty of playing the stock "Al Pacino Character," the kind of guy who gets by on a few hoarse screams. But it's the really introspective moments that make me love him still. And thanks to HBO he's actually making a bit of a comeback. Not to mention indulging in his first love, the stage.

I blame Adam Sandler 100% for Jack and Jill. I mean, if we're honest with ourselves, condemning an actor for being in a Sandler movie means Steve Buscemi and John Turturro are eligible for life-sentences. Sandler makes crap movies that make money. Pacino is still an actor willing to go that extra mile, but nobody making theatrical films wants to hire him for that. And since there's a huge incentive to get a return off that kind of movie, settling for Premium Cable ain't a bad substitute.
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1:47PM on 02/18/2013

Not Guilty

Has hall-pass for life.
Has hall-pass for life.
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1:40PM on 02/18/2013

Not Guilty

Has hall-pass for life.
Has hall-pass for life.
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1:39PM on 02/18/2013

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Judd Apatow

has been doing the same movie for years.
Judd Apatow

has been doing the same movie for years.
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1:35PM on 02/18/2013
Not guilty. Most of his movies have sucked recently, but that doesn't change the great movies that he has done in the past.
Not guilty. Most of his movies have sucked recently, but that doesn't change the great movies that he has done in the past.
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1:33PM on 02/18/2013
Gigli, Righteous Kill, 88 Minutes, Jack and Jill. Four Manos: The Hands of Fate level turds in a decade with no redeeming feature projects in the interim. He hasn't made anything really good on the big screen since the Insider which was literally last century.

Its been as painful to watch as seeing Bobby Orr playing for the Blackhawks with no knees. He's Bela Lugosi in Ed Wood movies. If he keeps it up he'll be a further danger to his own legacy and of those around him.

Guilty.
Gigli, Righteous Kill, 88 Minutes, Jack and Jill. Four Manos: The Hands of Fate level turds in a decade with no redeeming feature projects in the interim. He hasn't made anything really good on the big screen since the Insider which was literally last century.

Its been as painful to watch as seeing Bobby Orr playing for the Blackhawks with no knees. He's Bela Lugosi in Ed Wood movies. If he keeps it up he'll be a further danger to his own legacy and of those around him.

Guilty.
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1:49PM on 02/18/2013
Not a fan of Insomnia or Mechant of Venice I take it.
Not a fan of Insomnia or Mechant of Venice I take it.
1:32PM on 02/18/2013

Not Guilty

I refer to the arguments below.

He's Al Fuckin Pachino.

No way.
I refer to the arguments below.

He's Al Fuckin Pachino.

No way.
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1:29PM on 02/18/2013
Gimme Bruce Willis next time! he`s obvious not guilty, but with his last 2 o 3 years of stupid direct 2 dvd action movies (and the recent Die Hard) it`s time to put him a little presion lol
Gimme Bruce Willis next time! he`s obvious not guilty, but with his last 2 o 3 years of stupid direct 2 dvd action movies (and the recent Die Hard) it`s time to put him a little presion lol
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1:25PM on 02/18/2013
Not guilty of course. If DeNiro is innocent, Al is much more. For every bad movie from Al Pacino there are 5 crappy from De Niro, so... not guilty.
Not guilty of course. If DeNiro is innocent, Al is much more. For every bad movie from Al Pacino there are 5 crappy from De Niro, so... not guilty.
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1:22PM on 02/18/2013

Guilty.

Being in an Adam Sandler flick should be grounds to be put in real jail. So many great films over the years but the recent pile of garbage he's made earns him at least a year or two in movie jail.
Being in an Adam Sandler flick should be grounds to be put in real jail. So many great films over the years but the recent pile of garbage he's made earns him at least a year or two in movie jail.
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1:15PM on 02/18/2013
Don't waste my motherfucking time!
Innocent
Don't waste my motherfucking time!
Innocent
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12:53PM on 02/18/2013

Not Guilty

Same verdict as De Niro
Same verdict as De Niro
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12:32PM on 02/18/2013
Not guilty..even though righteous kill and 88 minutes were painful its fucking Pacino..enough said
Not guilty..even though righteous kill and 88 minutes were painful its fucking Pacino..enough said
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12:31PM on 02/18/2013

Innocent

He has had some flops but I dont think that tarnishes his strong track record.
He has had some flops but I dont think that tarnishes his strong track record.
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12:30PM on 02/18/2013

Not Guilty

He's Al fucking Pacino. No matter what he does from now on he will always be a legend.
He's Al fucking Pacino. No matter what he does from now on he will always be a legend.
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12:31PM on 02/18/2013
Fucking double posts.
Fucking double posts.
12:29PM on 02/18/2013

Not Guilty

He's Al fucking Pacino. No matter what he does from now on he will always be a legend.
He's Al fucking Pacino. No matter what he does from now on he will always be a legend.
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12:27PM on 02/18/2013

Not Guilty

He is Al "Fuckin" Pacino... He is god!!!
He is Al "Fuckin" Pacino... He is god!!!
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12:30PM on 02/18/2013
Looks like he posted pretty much the same thing at the same time.
Looks like he posted pretty much the same thing at the same time.
12:30PM on 02/18/2013
Looks like he posted pretty much the same thing at the same time.
Looks like he posted pretty much the same thing at the same time.
12:25PM on 02/18/2013

Innocent

Scarface nuff said.
Scarface nuff said.
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12:27PM on 02/18/2013
Sorry double post.
Sorry double post.
12:23PM on 02/18/2013

Not Guilty

Yes his movie section over the past decade or so hasn't been perfect however I seriously doubt anything that he does at his age now will ever top what he has done in the past. If the man loves to act then let him continue it for the rest of his life even if his selection of roles is not so good. But we can't see the future so we have to wait on that.

But as of now this man is an acting legend and a few bad movies won't hurt his career.
Yes his movie section over the past decade or so hasn't been perfect however I seriously doubt anything that he does at his age now will ever top what he has done in the past. If the man loves to act then let him continue it for the rest of his life even if his selection of roles is not so good. But we can't see the future so we have to wait on that.

But as of now this man is an acting legend and a few bad movies won't hurt his career.
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12:23PM on 02/18/2013

Innocent

Scarface nuff said.
Scarface nuff said.
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12:25PM on 02/18/2013
Apologize

Michael Corleone, Tony Montana > Any crap he can do from now on. I don't care if he shows up in 100 Adam Sandler Movies, the guy has nothing left to prove.
Apologize

Michael Corleone, Tony Montana > Any crap he can do from now on. I don't care if he shows up in 100 Adam Sandler Movies, the guy has nothing left to prove.
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