Search results for "Martin Scorsese"

A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies (1995) RT 100% / Audience 96%

DVD release: Sep 2000

Martin Scorsese celebrates American movies from the silent classics to the Hollywood of the Seventies. Films featured include: 'The Searchers', 'Citizen Kane', 'Intolerance' ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese  •  Michael Henry Wilson
CAST:  Martin Scorsese  •  Brian De Palma  •  Gregory Peck  •  Frank Capra

Directors: Martin Scorsese (2000)

60-minute documentary about the career of filmmaker Martin Scorsese.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert J. Emery
CAST:  Martin Scorsese

In Search of Kundun with Martin Scorsese (1998)

In Search of Kundun, a “making-of” documentary that is so much more, follows Scorsese as he plans his epic film and shoots in Morocco, and continues on to an audience with the ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Michael Henry Wilson
CAST:  The Dalai Lama  •  Roger Deakins  •  Dante Ferretti  •  Melissa Mathison

The Wolf of Wall Street (2013) RT 77% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Mar 2014

A New York stockbroker refuses to cooperate in a large securities fraud case involving corruption on Wall Street, corporate banking world and mob infiltration. Based on Jordan ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Leonardo DiCaprio  •  Jonah Hill  •  Margot Robbie  •  Matthew McConaughey

Goodfellas (1990) RT 96% / Audience 97%

DVD release: Mar 1997

The true story of Henry Hill, a half-Irish, half-Sicilian Brooklyn kid who is adopted by neighbourhood gangsters at an early age and climbs the ranks of a Mafia family under ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Robert De Niro  •  Ray Liotta  •  Joe Pesci  •  Lorraine Bracco

Raging Bull (1980) RT 97% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Aug 2000

When Jake LaMotta steps into a boxing ring and obliterates his opponent, he's a prizefighter. But when he treats his family and friends the same way, he's a ticking time bomb, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Robert De Niro  •  Joe Pesci  •  Cathy Moriarty  •  Frank Vincent

After Hours (1985) RT 90% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Aug 2004

An ordinary word processor has the worst night of his life after he agrees to visit a girl in Soho whom he met that evening at a coffee shop.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Griffin Dunne  •  Rosanna Arquette  •  Verna Bloom  •  Tommy Chong

Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1974) RT 88% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Aug 2004

A recently widowed woman on the road with her precocious young son determined to make a new life for herself as a singer.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Ellen Burstyn  •  Kris Kristofferson  •  Alfred Lutter  •  Harvey Keitel

Boxcar Bertha (1972) RT 45% / Audience 34%

DVD release: Mar 2002

Based on "Sister of the Road," the fictionalized autobiography of radical and transient Bertha Thompson as written by physician Dr. Ben L. Reitman, 'Boxcar' Bertha Thompson, a ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Barbara Hershey  •  David Carradine  •  Barry Primus  •  Bernie Casey

Bringing Out the Dead (1999) RT 71% / Audience 70%

DVD release: May 2000

48 hours in the life of a burnt-out paramedic. Once called Father Frank for his efforts to rescue lives, Frank sees the ghosts of those he failed to save around every turn. He ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Nicolas Cage  •  Patricia Arquette  •  John Goodman  •  Ving Rhames

Cape Fear (1991) RT 76% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Sep 2001

Sam Bowden is a small-town corporate attorney. Max Cady is a tattooed, cigar-smoking, bible-quoting, psychotic rapist. What do they have in common? Fourteen years ago, Sam was ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Robert De Niro  •  Nick Nolte  •  Jessica Lange  •  Juliette Lewis

Casino (1995) RT 80% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Feb 1998

The life of the gambling paradise – Las Vegas – and its dark mafia underbelly.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Robert De Niro  •  Sharon Stone  •  Joe Pesci  •  James Woods

Gangs of New York (2002) RT 75% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Jul 2003

1863. America was born in the streets. In this movie, we see Amsterdam Vallon returning to the Five Points of America to seek vengeance against the psychotic gangland kingpin ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Leonardo DiCaprio  •  Daniel Day-Lewis  •  Cameron Diaz  •  Liam Neeson

Kundun (1997) RT 76% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Oct 1998

The Tibetans refer to the Dalai Lama as 'Kundun', which means 'The Presence'. He was forced to escape from his native home, Tibet, when communist China invaded and enforced an ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Tenzin Thuthob Tsarong  •  Tencho Gyalpo  •  Tsewang Migyur Khangsar  •  Gyurme Tethong

Mean Streets (1973) RT 98% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Aug 2004

A small-time hood must choose from among love, friendship and the chance to rise within the mob.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Harvey Keitel  •  Robert De Niro  •  David Proval  •  Amy Robinson

My Voyage to Italy (1999) RT 100% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Jul 2004

"I saw these movies. They had a powerful effect on me. You should see them." That's Martin Scorsese's message for this documentary. We meet his family on Elizabeth Street in ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Martin Scorsese

New York Stories (1989) RT 73% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Apr 2003

Three stories happening in New York. The first, by Scorsese, is about a painter who creates his works helped by high volume music and an attractive assistant; second, by ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese  •  Woody Allen  •  Francis Ford Coppola
CAST:  Woody Allen  •  Marvin Chatinover  •  Mae Questel  •  Mia Farrow

New York, New York (1977) RT 67% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Feb 2005

An egotistical saxophone player and a young singer meet on V-J Day and embark upon a strained and rocky romance, even as their careers begin a long uphill climb.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Liza Minnelli  •  Robert De Niro  •  Lionel Stander  •  Barry Primus

No Direction Home (2005)

A chronicle of Bob Dylan's strange evolution between 1961 and 1966 from folk singer to protest singer to "voice of a generation" to rock star.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Bob Dylan  •  Allen Ginsberg  •  Joan Baez  •  Johnny Cash

Taxi Driver (1976) RT 99% / Audience 93%

DVD release: Jun 1999

A mentally unstable Vietnam War veteran works as a night-time taxi driver in New York City where the perceived decadence and sleaze feeds his urge for violent action, ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Robert De Niro  •  Cybill Shepherd  •  Harvey Keitel  •  Jodie Foster