Raging Bull: Interview with Martin Scorsese (1981) by Michael Henry

2019-10-13T09:32:53+01:00July 31st, 2017|CINEMA|

This interview took place in Paris during the night of February 11-12, 1981. A translation of "Nuit blanche et chambre noire" from Positif, April 1981. Translated by Peter Brunette. by Michael Henry HENRY: Robert De Niro brought you Juke La Motta's autobiography when you were preparing Taxi Driver. What attracted [...]

Raging Bull (1980) – Review by Pauline Kael

2019-11-11T19:47:55+00:00May 8th, 2017|CINEMA|

Religious Pulp, or the Incredible Hulk by Pauline Kael As Jake la Motta, the former middleweight boxing champ, in Raging Bull, Robert De Niro wears scar tissue and a big, bent nose that deform his face. It’s a miracle that he didn't grow them—he grew everything else. He developed a [...]