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The Kill Counter - Goodfellas (video)

Ever wondered how many people lose their lives in any particular movie, be it action, horror, sci-fi, or even comedy? Well, we've got you covered with The Kill Counter, our new series takes out all the guesswork and counts down every death on (and sometimes off) screen. Break out your calculator and try to keep up! For the latest episode we count up the gangster deaths in Martin...
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Why It Works: Goodfellas

Why It Works is an ongoing column which breaks down some of the most acclaimed films in history and explores what makes them so iconic, groundbreaking, and memorable. ****SPOILERS AHEAD**** The long-anticipated SUICIDE SQUAD hits theaters this weekend, and while reviews have been middling at best (you can read ours here ), I thought it might be fun to take a look into...
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Joe Pesci may not be a part of Martin Scorsese's The Irishman

One of the big deals to come out of Cannes over the weekend revolved around Martin Scorsese 's THE IRISHMAN. With financing for the film secured, as Gaston Pavlovich's Fabrica de Cine and STX Entertainment partnered up to foot the project's $100 million budget, it seemed like we were on the road to reunion with Scorsese once again getting together with Robert De Niro...
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Our Favorite Movie Easter Eggs: Goodfellas, Back to the Future and more!

These days, part of the fun of watching a movie in theaters or at home with the ability to freeze frames, is finding the Easter eggs hidden within. For the history buffs out there, the origin of the cinematic Easter egg dates back to THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW . Supposedly one day on the set, the cast decided to have a traditional Easter egg hunt, as you do, but some of the eggs...
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Exclusive Cool Video: Goodfellas 25th anniversary tribute

There are great movies, and then there are great movies that, no matter what scene is playing when you turn it on, you can't help but watch it until the very end. GOODFELLAS is that kind of film. I think most of us are familiar with the story of Ray Liotta 's Henry Hill and his influential gangster friends, Jimmy Conway (Robert DeNiro) and Tommy De Vito ( Joe Pesci ). While...
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Exclusive Cool Video: Goodfellas in 6 Minutes

Have you ever been at work or out doing something and just wanted to watch one of your favorite movies? Sure, you could always check out clips on the Internet, but sometimes a movie has so many memorable moments and quotes that you need to see the whole picture. Well, we have you covered. Check out our latest feature, a condensed version of Martin Scorsese 's seminal gangster...
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Tribeca Film Festival to hold a 25th anniversary screening of Goodfellas

There are few movies as universally loved as GOODFELLAS. Martin Scorsese 's crime epic remains regularly at the top of every sort of best of list thanks in part to the stellar cast, screenplay, and direction. Personally, I prefer CASINO (check out my UnPopular Opinion ), but I respect the love GOODFELLAS has earned. So, in celebration of the 25th anniversary of the film, the Tribeca...
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Catherine Zeta-Jones will play a colombian drug lord in The Godmother

Catherine Zeta-Jones has landed the title role in the biopic of Colombian drug lord Griselda Blanco. THE GODMOTHER will tell the story of Blanco who was nicknamed Cocaine Godmother and La Madrina (which translates to "Black Widow") for her infamous reputation involving hundreds of violent assassinations. She was responsible for a large portion of the drug trade in Miami in...
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Sylvester Stallone puts down the Bazooka to play a mob killer in Scarpa

While you might suggest that Sylvester Stallone slowly walk away from action movies, there’s no reason the legend can’t take on quieter roles, perhaps something without his Expendables. News has come down that THE LINCOLN LAWYER (awesome) and RUNNER RUNNER (not awesome) director Brad Furman is set to direct Sylvester Stallone in SCARPA , a gangster drama. The...
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The Unpopular Opinion: Goodfellas

THE UNPOPULAR OPINION is an ongoing column featuring different takes on films that either the writer HATED, but that the majority of film fans LOVED, or that the writer LOVED, but that most others LOATHED. We're hoping this column will promote constructive and geek fueled discussion. Enjoy! **** SOME SPOILERS ENSUE**** Normal 0 false false...
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