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Martin Scorsese Finds Tension in Glances in ‘The Irishman’

The director breaks down a key moment in his film, when the lead character, Frank Sheeran, receives an award.
11 of Our Best Weekend Reads

11 of Our Best Weekend Reads

The Twitter presidency. “A Warning”reviewed. Joe Pesci comes into his own. The Popeyes sandwich strikes a chord for African-Americans. And more.
The Restrained Genius of a Joe Pesci Performance

The Restrained Genius of a Joe Pesci Performance

Hollywood never really knew what to do with the actor and so it put him in broad comedies. But “The Irishman” shows what we’ve been missing for so long.
‘The Irishman’ on Broadway: Phone Booths, Broadsheets and Jimmy Hoffa Stickers

‘The Irishman’ on Broadway: Phone Booths, Broadsheets and Jimmy Hoffa Stickers

Fans came for a big-screen experience of Martin Scorsese’s gangster epic at the Belasco Theater, ahead of the film’s arrival on Netflix. They left with a few souvenirs.

‘The Irishman’ Review: The Mob’s Greatest Hits, in a Somber Key

Robert De Niro, Al Pacino and Joe Pesci star in Martin Scorsese’s monumental, elegiac tale of violence, betrayal, memory and loss. It’s the opening-night movie at the New York Film Festival.