Film: Goodfellas (1990) Director: Martin Scorsese Genre: Crime/Drama Starring: Ray Liotta as Henry Hill Robert De Niro as James “Jimmy the Gent” Conway Joe Pesci as Tommy DeVito Lorraine Bracco as Karen Hill The Plot In 1955, Henry Hill, a high school student, becomes enamoured of the criminal life in his neighbourhood, and begins working for Paul “Paulie” Cicero and his associates: James “Jimmy the Gent” Conway, a truck hijacker; and Tommy DeVito, a fellow juvenile delinquent. Henry begins his “career” as a fence for Jimmy, gradually working his way up to more serious crimes. Enjoying the perks of their criminal … Continue reading As far back as I can remember, I always wanted to be a gangster!
Does anyone remember the time when there seemed to be a competition between VHS and Beta-max? That was intense for like a hot minute! Fast forward a few decades and ponder the Blu Ray’s endeavoured take over of the DVD. However, the graceful swiftness of technology has rendered most tangible media obsolete. I absolutely love films! It is probably my favourite type of media. I was the one that had tower piles of VHS cassettes, and I was the one that had wall to wall shelves of DVDs. Now I stream…with Now TV, Netflix, Amazon Prime etc. Since my family … Continue reading My Delightful DVD Collection