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We got our first look at what Jared Leto really looks like as The Joker in Suicide Squad. And we saw more images of the new Batman.

And we got our first look at Kodi Smit-McPhee as Nightcrawler in X-Men: Apocalypse. Bryan Singer also revealed more images. And more.

21 Jump Street will crossover with Men in Black and spinoff… Continue reading Best of the Week: Jared Leto's Joker, the 'Goodfellas' 25th Anniversary Screening and More

One look around New York’s Beacon Theatre this past Saturday night told you it wasn’t just another night at the Beacon. To close the 2015 Tribeca Film Festival, much of the cast and crew of Martin Scorsese’s Goodfellas reunited for a remastered screening of the film followed by a Q&A (hosted by The Daily Show‘s Jon Stewart) featuring Ray Liotta, Robert De Niro, Lorraine Bracco… Continue reading The 5 Best Moments from the 'Goodfellas' Anniversary Reunion Screening

While attending New York University’s film school, Martin Scorsese made several short films that laid the groundwork for the themes and characters he would revisit throughout his career. The 1964 short It’s Not Just You, Murray! has all the makings of a familiar film from the celebrated director: gangsters who always knew they wanted to be something, backstabbing “pals,” montages of violence and entertaining monologues.

The movie… Continue reading This Martin Scorsese Short Film from 1964 Is Like a Prelude to 'The Wolf of Wall Street' and 'Goodfellas'

AMC Is Working on a Goodfellas Adaptation

Whoa, whoa, whoa, Hold the phone. Hold the presses. Hold everything. Deadline reports that AMC is developing a series based on Martin Scorsese’s 1990 classic, Goodfellas. Now, before you drop your garlic-shaving razor on the cellblock floor and scream, “Sacrilege!,” know this: The show would come from Nicholas Pileggi, who wrote the original Goodfellas screenplay as well as the book on which it was based. So there’s some original DNA… Continue reading AMC Is Working on a Goodfellas Adaptation

GoodFellas [Blu-ray]

When Martin Scorsese, one of the world’s most skillful and respected directors, reunited with two-time Oscar-winner Robert De Niro in GoodFellas, the result was one of the most powerful films of the year. Based on the true-life best seller Wiseguy by Nicholas Pileggi and backed by a dynamic pop/rock oldies soundtrack, critics and filmgoers alike declared… Continue reading GoodFellas [Blu-ray] Reviews