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Robert De Niro Calls for Impeachment, Imprisonment for Trump, Says Maybe Al Pacino Should Lead Instead

Robert De Niro honored Al Pacino, his longtime friend and four-time collaborator (with Martin Scorsese’s upcoming film “The Irishman” marking their latest pairing), at the American Icon Awards, and then called for a different type of tribute for President Donald Trump — “impeachment and imprisonment.” “You didn’t think you were going to completely get away without […] Continue reading

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Al Pacino reportedly dating Israeli actress

American Film Institute Life Achievement Award – Show – Los Angeles, California, U.S., 08/06/2017 – Actor Al Pacino speaks on stage. . Actor Al Pacino has a new lady in his life – she's half his age, and she's Israeli. Continue reading

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The Godfather gets African look for Mali exhibition

To the casual observer, the black-and-white stills of Al Pacino, Marlon Brando and Diane Keaton look like run-of-the-mill publicity shots for Francis Ford Coppola's classic mafia caper The Godfather. Nigerian artist Uche Okpa-Iroha has pasted himself into scenes from the 1972 movie for "The Plantation Boy", a photo exhibition causing a stir in Mali — and bemoaning the paucity of African American actors in Hollywood. Continue reading

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Sean Penn (left) and Al Pacino in Brian De Palma’s “Carlito’s Way.”

"Carlito's Way": Martin Scorsese's "Goodfellas" has become a rock-solid American classic on the order of "The Godfather." Less known and sadly neglected is "Carlito's Way," Brian De Palma's tour de force starring Al Pacino as a Puerto Rican criminal trying to go straight as a discotheque owner in the 1970s. Continue reading

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American Crime: Donnie Brasco

“An FBI undercover agent infiltrates the mob and finds himself identifying more with the mafia life, at the expense of his regular one.” [IMDB] “The Biggest Mutt In The History Of The Mafia”. This true story follows FBI agent Joe … Continue reading

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Dog Day Afternoon: Real-Life 1975 Crime Drama

Dog Day Afternoon is a classic 1975 American crime movie, directed by Sidney Lumet, and starring Al Pacino as Sonny Wortzik. It was nominated for several Oscars, and won one Academy Award. The movie title refers to the term “sultry … Continue reading

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