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  • Grudge Match stars award-winning movie legends Oscar® winner Robert De Niro (Raging Bull, Silver Linings Playbook) and Oscar® nominee Sylvester Stallone (the Rocky films, The Expendables) as old boxing rivals who come out of retirement for one final match.  Peter Segal (Get Smart) directs the comedy.

    In Grudge Match, De Niro and Stallone play Billy “The Kid” McDonnen and Henry “Razor” Sharp, two local Pittsburgh fighters whose fierce rivalry put them in the national spotlight.  Each had scored a victory against the other during their heyday, but in 1983, on the eve of their decisive third match, Razor suddenly announced his retirement, refusing to explain why but effectively delivering a knock-out punch to both their careers.  Thirty years later, boxing promoter Dante Slate Jr., seeing big dollar signs, makes them an offer they can’t refuse: to re-enter the ring and settle the score once and for all.  

  • Double Academy Award® winner Robert De Niro stars as dedicated Manhatten homicide detective Vincent LaMarca in this gripping, suspense-filled thriller, inspired by true events. 

    Estranged from his wife and son Joey (James Franco – Spiderman), Vincent lives his life in solitude, keeping even his girlfriend (Frances McDormand – Almost Famous) at arm’s length. When Joey emerges as the prime suspect in a murder investigation, Vincent is devastated and is forced to face painful events of his past. As a cop, Vincent must bring a criminal to justice; as a father, he must find a way to save his son. Now he will put his life on the line in order to do right by both his family and his profession.

  • Robert De Niro and Billy Crystal team with Lisa Kudrow, Chazz Palminteri and director/co-writer Harold Ramis to make you a comedy offer you can’t refuse in this laugh-out-loud mob hit. 

    De Niro, deftly spoofing the wise guy roles that have been a staple of his estimable career, plays powerful New York crime family racketeer Paul Vitti. Crystal, always one joke ahead of sleeping with the fishes, is shrink Ben Sobel, who has just days to resolve Vitti’s emotional crisis and turn him into a happy, well-adjusted gangster. Yes, Sobel is a family psychiatrist. But surely this isn’t the kind of family he had in mind.

  • One is a cop, the other a thief. Both are demanding perfectionists; both are about to tear a city apart. Robert De Niro and Al Pacino combine their explosive talents to devastating effect in director Michael Mann’s (The Last of the Mohicans) masterly crime epic. Vincent Hanna (Pacino) is a brilliant LA cop whose obsession with his work has all but destroyed his personal life. 

    Investigating a brutal armed robbery leads him to a gang lead by hardened professional criminal Neil McCauley (De Niro). The heat closes in on McCauley and his crew, leading to a meeting of minds and a shattering collision from which few will survive.

  • From Nicholas Pileggi’s true-life bestseller Wiseguy, Goodfellas explores the criminal life like no other movie. Directed and co-written by Martin Scorsese, it was judged 1990's Best Picture by the New York, Los Angeles and National Societies of Film Critics and named to the American Film Institute’s Top-100 American Film List.

    Electrical performances abound, and from a standout cast that includes Robert De Niro, Ray Liotta, Lorraine Bracco and Paul Sorvino, Joe Pesci walked off with the Best Supporting Actor Academy Award®. It “bristles with passion, wit and style” and endures as “an American classic” (Peter Travers, Rolling Stone).

  • Sweeping and visually resplendent, The Mission is a powerful action epic about a man of the sword (Robert De Niro) and a man of the cloth (Jeremy Irons) who unite to shield a South American Indian tribe from brutal subjugation by 18th-century colonial empires. 

    It reunites key talents behind The Killing Fields: co-producer David Puttnam, director Roland Joffé and cinematographer Chris Menges. Winner of the 1986 Cannes Film Festival Best Picture Award, the film earned seven Academy Award® nominations+ (including Best Picture) and won a Best Cinematography Oscar®. Robert Bolt’s thoughtful screenplay and Ennio Morricone’s rich score won Golden Globe Awards. is screen storytelling that weaves a haunting spell.

  • Ten years in planning, Sergio Leone's epic Once Upon a Time in America portrays 50 years of riveting underworld history and offers rich roles to a remarkable cast. 

    Robert De Niro and James Woods play lifelong Lower East Side pals whose wary partnership unravels in death and mystery. Strong support comes from Tuesday Weld, Joe Pesci, Jennifer Connelly, Elizabeth McGovern and the young actors playing the cenral characters as ghetto kids.

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