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Well it's not billiards

Advantages: Newman and Cruise
Disadvantages: Slightly predictable story

Fast Eddie Felson (Paul Newman), once a formidable Pool shark, is now much older and wiser. Having given up Pool many years ago he now sells booze to clubs and bars. On one of his sales trips, he comes across Vince (Tom Cruise), a young and very gifted Po ...

christianfilmcritic 21.02.2006 · Read full review
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Another Helping of Classic Newman

Advantages: Great Movie
Disadvantages: Nothing in the way of extras

If you read the synopsis that accompanies the product listing for this DVD, you won't need me to tell you that the movie is about professional pool players in the USA. A breed we here in the UK know little about. Although this film is obviously an earl ...

suddenend 08.07.2005 · Read full review
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A sequel worth watching!!!

Advantages: Fantastically acted, great style and charisma about the film
Disadvantages: None of note

...This film from Martin Scorsese in his earlier days is an absolute masterpiece, If you have seenthe old film 'The Hustler originally released in the early sixties then this basically is a continuation from that, for those of you that havent it is as the f ...

The_Reviewer1980 28.08.2006 · Read full review
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You Talkin' to Me?

Advantages: Scorsese and De Niro
Disadvantages: Very few

Taxi Driver (1976) "Taxi Driver" is a 1976 drama film which was directed by Martin Scorsese, who has also directed such films as "Raging Bull" (1980), "Goodfellas" (1990), and "The Wolf of Wall Street" (2013). Warning: Spoilers will likely be giv ...

Jarisleif 02.06.2015 · Read full review
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Saviour turned anti-hero!

Advantages: Brilliant performance from De Niro, well structured, dark, grim, intense, absorbing
Disadvantages: The dialogue could do with sharpening up a little

RELEASED: 1976, Cert. 18 RUNNING TIME: Approx. 117 mins DIRECTOR: Martin Scorsese PRODUCERS: Julia & Michael Phillips SCREENPLAY: Paul Schrader MUSIC: Bernard Herrmann MAIN CHARACTER:- Robert De Niro as Travis Bickle ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ...

CelticSoulSister 30.08.2012 · Read full review
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