Browsing All posts tagged under »Robert DeNiro«

The Comedian

February 4, 2017


The Comedian – If you like vulgar, low class, bottom feeding humor then you might like this. It stars Robert DeNiro as Jackie “Yakoff” – ha ha – Berk, previous star of sitcom, trying to make it as a stand up comic. His jokes are lame, offensive, hurtful. Interestingly, he out-politically-incorrects Trump by a landslide. […]

Hands of Stone

September 3, 2016


Hands of Stone – Roberto Duran (Edgar Ramirez) is the only boxer to win against Sugar Ray Leonard (Usher). He grew up on the streets of Panama, stealing food and blessed with a natural talent for boxing. He’s distrustful and defensive due to his lack of education. Maker of champions Ray Arcel (Robert DeNiro) agrees […]


December 25, 2015


Joy – In a house with four generations, including ex-husband (Edgar Ramirez) and divorced parents (Robert DeNiro & Virginia Madsen), everyone looks to Joy (Jennifer Lawrence) to take care of them. Grandma (Diane Ladd) narrates the story and is the only one who encourages Joy with her inventions and dreams. You’d think once her miracle […]

The Intern

October 1, 2015


The Intern – Retirement is not working for 70-something Ben Whitaker (Robert DeNiro). He gets hired in a new “senior intern” program to work with the founder of a rapidly growing internet fashion company. Everyone is totally charmed by Ben, except frenetic Jules Ostin (Anne Hathaway) who is just way too busy to deal with […]

American Hustle

December 21, 2013


American Hustle –  Director David O. Russell (Silver Linings Playbook) has done it again.  It’s a shame some of the nominations for awards are out already because I kept thinking – Amy is the best, no Christian is, no Bradley is, and no Jennifer is.  The acting is fantastic.  It’s different, it’s funny, it’s filled […]

Last Vegas

November 3, 2013


Last Vegas – A childhood foursome –  Billy, Paddy, Archie and Sam (Michael Douglas, Robert DeNiro, Morgan Freeman and Kevin Kline, respectively) go to Las Vegas to host Billy’s first bachelor party.  Billy is Palm Beach tanned with super white teeth and a gold chain around his neck, and he’s marrying a 32-year-old.   There are […]

The Family

September 15, 2013


The Family – Giovanni Manzoni, now Fred Blake, (Robert DeNiro) under witness protection since he ratted out his “family”, can’t seem to give up his old ways.  Piss him off and he kills you.  Wife Maggie (Michelle Pfeiffer) , daughter Belle (Diana Agron – a 27 year old playing a 17 year old- not believable), […]