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Martin Scorsese
Born November 17, 1942 (age 76)
Martin Charles Scorsese (born November 17, 1942) is an American director, producer, screenwriter, and film historian, whose career spans more than 50 years. Scorsese's body of work addresses such themes as Sicilian-American identity, Roman Catholic concepts of guilt and redemption, faith, machismo, modern crime, and gang conflict. Many of his films are also known for their depiction of violence and... full bio
The Wolf of Wall Street
[2013]
 
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Movie | Biography, Comedy, Crime | 3h
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Based on the true story of Jordan Belfort, from his rise to a wealthy stock-broker living the high life to his fall involving crime, corruption and the federal government.
Shutter Island
[2010]
 
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Movie | Mystery, Thriller | 2h 18min
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In 1954, a U.S. Marshal investigates the disappearance of a murderer, who escaped from a hospital for the criminally insane.
The Departed
[2006]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama, Thriller | 2h 31min
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An undercover cop and a mole in the police attempt to identify each other while infiltrating an Irish gang in South Boston.
Hugo
[2011]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Drama, Family | 2h 6min
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In Paris in 1931, an orphan named Hugo Cabret who lives in the walls of a train station is wrapped up in a mystery involving his late father and an automaton.
Goodfellas
[1990]
 
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Movie | Biography, Crime, Drama | 2h 26min
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The story of Henry Hill and his life in the mob, covering his relationship with his wife Karen Hill and his Mob partners Jimmy Conway and Tommy DeVito in the Italian-American crime syndicate.
Gangs of New York
[2002]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama | 2h 47min
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In 1863, Amsterdam Vallon returns to the Five Points area of New York City seeking revenge against Bill the Butcher, his father's killer.
The Aviator
[2004]
 
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Movie | Biography, Drama, History | 2h 50min
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A biopic depicting the early years of legendary Director and aviator Howard Hughes' career from the late 1920s to the mid 1940s.
Silence
[2016]
 
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Movie | Adventure, Drama, History | 2h 41min
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In the 17th century, two Portuguese Jesuit priests travel to Japan in an attempt to locate their mentor, who is rumored to have committed apostasy, and to propagate Catholicism.
Casino
[1995]
 
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Movie | Biography, Crime, Drama | 2h 58min
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A tale of greed, deception, money, power, and murder occur between two best friends: a mafia enforcer and a casino executive, compete against each other over a gambling empire, and over a fast living and fast loving socialite.
Taxi Driver
[1976]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama | 1h 53min
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A mentally unstable Vietnam War veteran works as a nighttime taxi driver in New York City, where the perceived decadence and sleaze feeds his urge for violent action, while attempting to save a twelve-year-old prostitute in the process.
Raging Bull
[1980]
 
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Movie | Biography, Drama, Sport | 2h 9min
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An emotionally self-destructive boxer's journey through life, as the violence and temper that leads him to the top in the ring destroys his life outside it.
Cape Fear
[1991]
 
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Movie | Crime, Thriller | 2h 8min
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A convicted rapist, released from prison after serving a fourteen-year sentence, stalks the family of the lawyer who originally defended him.
Bringing Out the Dead
[1999]
 
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Movie | Drama, Thriller | 2h 1min
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Haunted by the patients he failed to save, an extremely burned-out Manhattan ambulance paramedic fights to maintain his sanity over three fraught and turbulent nights.
The Color of Money
[1986]
 
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Movie | Drama, Sport | 1h 59min
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Fast Eddie Felson teaches a cocky but immensely talented protégé the ropes of pool hustling, which in turn inspires him to make an unlikely comeback.
Mean Streets
[1973]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama, Thriller | 1h 52min
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A small-time hood aspires to work his way up the ranks of a local mob.
The King of Comedy
[1982]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime, Drama | 1h 49min
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Aspiring comic Rupert Pupkin attempts to achieve success in show business by stalking his idol, a late night talk-show host who craves his own privacy.
The Age of Innocence
[1993]
 
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Movie | Drama, Romance | 2h 19min
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A tale of nineteenth-century New York high society in which a young lawyer falls in love with a woman separated from her husband, while he is engaged to the woman's cousin.
The Last Temptation of Christ
[1988]
 
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Movie | Drama | 2h 44min
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The life of Jesus Christ, his journey through life as he faces the struggles all humans do, and his final temptation on the cross.
After Hours
[1985]
 
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Movie | Comedy, Crime, Drama | 1h 37min
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An ordinary word processor has the worst night of his life after he agrees to visit a girl in Soho whom he met that evening at a coffee shop.
Kundun
[1997]
 
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Movie | Biography, Drama, History | 2h 14min
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From childhood to adulthood, Tibet's fourteenth Dalai Lama deals with Chinese oppression and other problems.
Documentary | Biography, Documentary, Music | 3h 28min
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Filmmaker Martin Scorsese examines the life of musician George Harrison, weaving together interviews, concert footage, home movies and photographs.
Shine a Light
[2008]
 
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Documentary | Biography, Documentary, Music | 2h 2min
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A career-spanning documentary on the Rolling Stones, with concert footage from their "A Bigger Bang" tour.
Movie | Drama, Romance | 1h 52min
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A recently widowed woman is on the road with her precocious young son, determined to make a new life for herself as a singer.
The Last Waltz
[1978]
 
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Documentary | Documentary, Music | 1h 57min
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A film account and presentation of the final concert of The Band.
New York, New York
[1977]
 
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Movie | Drama, Music, Musical | 2h 35min
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An egotistical saxophonist and a young singer meet on V-J Day and embark upon a strained and rocky romance, even as their careers begin a long, up-hill climb.
The Audition
[2015]
 
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Short Movie | Comedy, Short | 16min
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Robert De Niro and Leonardo DiCaprio must compete for the lead role in Martin Scorsese's next film.
The Key to Reserva
[2007]
 
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Short Movie | Short | 10min
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Finding an unfinished script written by Alfred Hitchcock himself, Martin Scorsese attempts to recreate it himself as Hitchcock would have.
Documentary | Documentary | 3h 45min
Martin Scorsese describes his initial and growing obsession with films from the 1940s and 50s as the art form developed and grew with clips from classics and cult classics.
Public Speaking
[2010]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 1h 24min
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A feature-length documentary starring Fran Lebowitz, a writer known for her unique take on modern life. The film weaves together extemporaneous monologues with archival footage and the effect is a portrait of Fran's worldview and experiences.
Boxcar Bertha
[1972]
 
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Movie | Crime, Drama, Romance | 1h 28min
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During the depression, a union leader and a young woman become criminals to exact revenge on the management of a railroad.
My Voyage to Italy
[1999]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 4h 6min
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World-renowned director Martin Scorsese narrates this journey through his favorites in Italian cinema.
Who's That Knocking at My Door
[1967]
 
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Movie | Drama, Romance | 1h 30min
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A young man struggles with the fact that his girlfriend was once raped.
Michael Jackson: Bad
[1987]
 
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Video | Crime, Drama, Short | 17min
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Michael Jackson's music video for his song "Bad".
The Big Shave
[1967]
 
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Short Movie | Drama, Horror, Short | 6min
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In the process of shaving, a young man cuts himself. A lot.
The 50 Year Argument
[2014]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 1h 37min
A documentary on the history and influence of the New York Review of Books.
A Letter to Elia
[2010]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 1h
A documentary on the late Elia Kazan.
Italianamerican
[1974]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 49min
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Martin Scorsese interviews his mother and father about their life in New York City and the family history back in Sicily. These are two people who have lived together for a long time and know each other very well. They have retained individual identities and differing opinions, yet have found a way to live with each other, and both are fascinating story-tellers.
Short Movie | Comedy, Drama, Short | 9min
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A writer named Algernon (but called Harry by his friends) buys a picture of a boat on a lake, and his obsession with it renders normal life impossible. He attempts to function again by consulting an analyst and becoming married, but eventually succumbs to his strange anxiety by disappearing into the picture.
Documentary | Documentary | 55min
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Director Martin Scorsese talks to actor Steven Prince about his past. As the night goes on, Prince reveals some very amusing and moving stories of his experiences with drugs and violence.
It's Not Just You, Murray!
[1964]
 
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Short Movie | Comedy, Crime, Short | 15min
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Now middle-aged, mobster Murray looks back at his humble beginnings as a bootlegger and his rise to becoming wealthy and highly influential. Through it he talks about how much of his success and happiness is due to the support of his "friend" Joe. Unfortunately the only one who blindly believes Joe is anything close to a friend is Murray, because it's obvious to everyone that Joe back-stabs him at... see more
Made in Milan
[1990]
 
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Documentary | 20min
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As he prepares for a show, fashion designer Giorgio Armani discusses his principles of fashion, his family history and the city of Milan.
The Neighborhood
[2001]
 
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Short Movie
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Street Scenes
[1970]
 
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Documentary | Documentary | 1h 15min
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In the late Spring of 1970, nationwide protests against the war in Vietnam focused in the Wall Street area of New York City and ultimately in a major anti-war demonstration in Washington, D.C. A group of New York University film students documented the demonstrations as they happened in both cities. Later, in New York, the massive amount of black and white and color 16mm footage was edited into this... see more
Documentary | Documentary, Short | 15min
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Vesuvius VI
[1959]
 
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Short Movie | Short | 10min
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A miniature epic set in Ancient Rome and "inspired" by the then popular television series 77 Sunset Strip (1958).
New York City... Melting Point
[1966]
 
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Documentary
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The Irishman
[2019]
 
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Movie | Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
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A mob hitman recalls his possible involvement with the slaying of Jimmy Hoffa.
Documentary | Documentary | 2h 22min
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Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story by Martin Scorsese' captures the troubled spirit of America in 1975 and the joyous music that Dylan performed during the fall of that year. Part documentary, part concert film, part fever dream, 'Rolling Thunder' is a one of a kind experience, from master filmmaker Martin Scorsese.