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Raging Bull – Goodfellas Looking Into Camera

Raging Bull – Goodfellas Looking Into Camera

Apr 8, 2011

Can anyone think of another Serious ¬†film where the characters talk straight into the camera? This is done in many films. Two Examples, when deniro gets the crap beaten out of him in raging bull, we see robinson looking straight towards camera, then cut to deniro against the ropes looking straight towards camera. the shots are not meant to ‘connect’...

Goodfellas vs Dances With Wolves

Goodfellas vs Dances With Wolves

Apr 2, 2011

Martin Scorsese vs Kevin Costner Lets go over this quickly as to not bore you. Dances with Wolves is not a great film, ¬†Kevin Costner’s acting is mediocre at best as is his first time direction. Try watching it again and you will see how dated the movie seems only after 20 years. Some native Indians have said they didn’t like the portrayal at...