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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

A meat-lovers guide to eating less meat. Dax Shepard is listening. Remembering David Stern. Martin Scorsese is letting go. And more.
Martin Scorsese Is Letting Go

Martin Scorsese Is Letting Go

In a wide-ranging interview, the director talks about his own mortality, the treatment of women in his movies, and moviemaking in the Netflix age.

The Oscar Field Has Narrowed. Who’s on Top and Who’s in Danger?

Now that the Golden Globes, Screen Actors Guild and top critics’ groups have weighed in, our columnist assesses the contenders.
A Guide to Watching Scorsese Movies Like an Insider

A Guide to Watching Scorsese Movies Like an Insider

The director sprinkles his work with references to the films he loves. That’s probably why the barbershop sequence in “The Irishman” ends with a shot of flowers reminiscent of “Vertigo.”

‘The Irishman’ Drew 13.2 Million Netflix Viewers Over Thanksgiving

The mob saga starring Robert De Niro and Al Pacino outpaced “El Camino” but didn’t quite live up to the success of “Bird Box.”

‘The Irishman’ Debuts on Netflix to Big Numbers Over Thanksgiving

The mob saga starring Robert De Niro and Al Pacino outpaced “El Camino” but didn’t quite live up to the success of “Bird Box.”
Best Movies of 2019

Best Movies of 2019

These titles prove that while the streaming arguments rage and the medium may be a mess, the art form is as healthy as ever.
Will Streaming Kill the Art of Cinema or Grant It New Life?

Will Streaming Kill the Art of Cinema or Grant It New Life?

A co-chief film critic of The New York Times debates himself on the subject.
Will Streaming Kill the Art of Cinema or Grant It New Life?

Will Streaming Kill the Art of Cinema or Grant It New Life?

A co-chief film critic of The New York Times debates himself on the subject.
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 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.
Inside the Debate Between Netflix and Big Theater Chains Over ‘The Irishman’

Inside the Debate Between Netflix and Big Theater Chains Over ‘The Irishman’

Scorsese’s Netflix gangster epic will play in select theaters before it streams. “It’s a disgrace,” says John Fithian, the head of the theater owners organization.
Inside the Debate Between Netflix and Big Theater Chains Over ‘The Irishman’

Inside the Debate Between Netflix and Big Theater Chains Over ‘The Irishman’

Scorsese’s Netflix gangster epic will play in select theaters before it streams. “It’s a disgrace,” says John Fithian, the head of the theater owners organization.
Against the Superhero Regime

Against the Superhero Regime

In the Martin Scorsese and “Joker” controversies, hints of resistance to the rule of comic books.
De Niro and Pacino Have Always Connected. Just Rarely Onscreen.

De Niro and Pacino Have Always Connected. Just Rarely Onscreen.

“The Irishman” is officially only the third time they’ve collaborated, but over the years they often turned to one another. Who else could understand?
Want a Big Theatrical Release, Mr. Scorsese? How About Broadway?

Want a Big Theatrical Release, Mr. Scorsese? How About Broadway?

Facing criticism of its reluctance to give its movies big theatrical releases, the streaming giant books the Belasco for “The Irishman.”
How to Watch Scorsese on Broadway (and Why That’s Possible)

How to Watch Scorsese on Broadway (and Why That’s Possible)

Facing criticism of its reluctance to give its movies big theatrical releases, the streaming giant books the Belasco for “The Irishman.”

‘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.
The Best Movies and TV Shows New on Netflix Canada in September

The Best Movies and TV Shows New on Netflix Canada in September

Every month, Netflix Canada adds a batch of movies and TV shows to its library. Here are the titles we think are most interesting for September.