Taxi Driver: Saint or Sinner?

Film: Taxi Driver (1976)  Director: Martin Scorsese  Genre: Crime/Drama/Character Study Starring: Robert De Niro as Travis Bickle Cybill Shepard as Betsy Jodie Foster as Iris Harvey Kietel as Sport "On every street in every city, there's a nobody who dreams of being a somebody". The Plot Ominous music plays as a car emerges out of… Continue reading Taxi Driver: Saint or Sinner?

As far back as I can remember, I always wanted to be a gangster!

Film: Goodfellas (1990) Director: Martin Scorsese Genre: Crime/Drama Starring: Ray Liotta as Henry Hill Robert De Niro as James "Jimmy the Gent" Conway Joe Pesci as Tommy DeVito Lorraine Bracco as Karen Hill The Plot In 1955, Henry Hill, a high school student, becomes enamoured of the criminal life in his neighbourhood, and begins working for… Continue reading As far back as I can remember, I always wanted to be a gangster!

My Delightful DVD Collection

Does anyone remember the time when there seemed to be a competition between VHS and Beta-max?  That was intense for like a hot minute! Fast forward a few decades and ponder the Blu Ray's endeavoured take over of the DVD.  However, the graceful swiftness of technology has rendered most tangible media obsolete. I absolutely love… Continue reading My Delightful DVD Collection