In anticipation of Martin Scorsese's new film THE IRISHMAN we will revisit 3 of his films during our Scorsese Weekend at the ESQUIRE THEATRE!
MEAN STREETS (1973)
Certified Fresh on Rotten Tomatoes with a 97%, the Critics Consensus: "Mean Streets is a powerful tale of urban sin and guilt that marks Scorsese's arrival as an important cinematic voice and features electrifying performances from Harvey Keitel and Robert De Niro."
Synopsis: A small-time hood aspires to work his way up the ranks of a local mob.
The 11/17 2:00pm show will include an Intro and Q&A Discussion to follow with UC Film Professor Joe Horine.
Certified Fresh on Rotten Tomatoes with a 96%, the Critics Consensus: "Hard-hitting and stylish, GoodFellas is a gangster classic -- and arguably the high point of Martin Scorsese's career."
Synopsis: 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.
AFTER HOURS (1985) shows 11/16 at 11:00pm and now adding 11/18 at 7:00pm (For those who want to experience "after hours" at an earlier hour ;)
AFTER HOURS (1985)
Join us, after hours... for AFTER HOURS, Certified Fresh on Rotten Tomatoes with an 88%, the Critics Consensus: "Bursting with frantic energy and tinged with black humor, After Hours is a masterful -- and often overlooked -- detour in Martin Scorsese's filmography."
Synopsis: An ordinary word processor has the worst night of his life after he agrees to visit a girl in Soho who he met that evening at a coffee shop.