6º – Goodfellas (Martin Scorsese, 1990)
The film brings us the story of Henry Hill (Ray Liotta) in the midst of the Mafia. His rise and decline are explored, as his two major partners also get a close look. ‘Goodfellas’ is one of several contributions between Robert De Niro and Martin Scorsese. However, here De Niro serves more as a hook for the development of the other actors (Liotta and Pesci), having a moderate and always basic performance.
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5º – 1900 (Bernardo Bertolucci, 1976)
A masterful contribution between De Niro and Bernardo Bertolucci, ‘1900’ is a 317-minute epic that tells the life story of two childhood friends who grow up on opposite sides of Italy’s working class in the twentieth century. The film does not pass smoothly, it is heavy, it draws attention and patience from the viewer, rewarding this at the end of more than 5 hours of the work.
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