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There are few who believe Scorsese’s career has actually improved since he made his De Niro/ DiCaprio swap. Early in his career his editors did a great job of making his films not overbearingly Scorsese, but in the last decade his style has become so over-the-top it’s almost to the point of self-parody. Not to imply that I don’t have immense respect for the man. The entries from my point of no return on are still okay, I just don’t really need to revisit them. Too much to crush. Still to Crush: Alice Doesn’t Live Here Anymore ItalianAmerican New York, New York The Blues No Direction Home The Key To Reserva Shine A Light Public Speaking… Read more

There are few who believe Scorsese’s career has actually improved since he made his De Niro/ DiCaprio swap. Early in his career his editors did a great job of making his films not overbearingly Scorsese, but in the last decade his style has become so over-the-top it’s almost to the point of self-parody. Not to imply that I don’t have immense respect for the man. The entries from my point of no return on are still okay, I just don’t really need to revisit them. Too much to crush.

Still to Crush:

Alice Doesn’t Live Here Anymore
ItalianAmerican
New York, New York
The Blues
No Direction Home
The Key To Reserva
Shine A Light
Public Speaking
A Letter To Elia
Hugo Cabret

Point Of No Return: The Big Shave

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