Tag Archive: Ronald Maccone

The Pope Of Greenwich Village

BBB.5 (out of 5) Great character study whose shoddy plotting and weak direction is overcome by two sterling performances. Mickey Rourke and Eric Roberts are terrific as New York City tough guys who… Continue reading

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Casino

BBBB (out of 5) Fantastic Martin Scorsese gangster film about the Camelot-like rise and fall of a casino empire. Robert De Niro plays an ace bookie who is chosen by his hood friends… Continue reading

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Goodfellas

BBBBB (out of 5) Martin Scorsese’s greatest achievement in the gangster-themed movies. Featuring exceptional performances and a brilliant script co-written by Scorsese and Nicholas Pileggi, author of the original novel Wise Guys that… Continue reading

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Gloria (1980)

BBBB (out of 5) Every once in a while, in between making epic movies about drunken lowlives swinging at each other in bars and living rooms for nights on end, pioneer indie filmmaker… Continue reading

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Broadway Danny Rose

BBBBB (out of 5) This wonderful comedy by Woody Allen finds the great director smack dab in the middle of his greatest successes of the eighties. He plays a small-time talent agent who… Continue reading

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