Who killed Jimmy Hoffa? In Martin Scorsese’s The Irishman, Robert DeNiro might have an idea. A second Full Trailer for Netflix mammoth mobster film has appeared online and it’s ‘Gangster Epic’.
The trailer first appeared last night via Jimmy Fallon Show, days ahead of it’s World Premiere at New York Film Festival. The film marks Friends Reunited with Martin Scorsese working with screen legends DeNiro, Al Pacino, Joe Pesci, and Harvey Keitel once again. All no strangers to the genre, if anything these guys shaped the genre with several decades classic gangster flicks.
The film tells the story following real-life hitman Frank “The Irishman” Sheeran. Based on the true story of an mob enforcer who may have had a foot in ‘silencing’ infamous Union rep Jimmy Hoffa.
This looks like a Scorsese fan’s wet dream. These gents aren’t young anymore, a rare opportunity to deliver a slice of cinematic magic. These guys appeared in the likes of Casino, Mean Streets, Goodfellas, Taxi Driver! Need I say no more apart from bring a pillow, this film is near 3 hours 30 minutes long!!!
Robert De Niro, Al Pacino and Joe Pesci star in Martin Scorsese’s THE IRISHMAN, an epic saga of organized crime in post-war America told through the eyes of World War II veteran Frank Sheeran, a hustler and hitman who worked alongside some of the most notorious figures of the 20th century. Spanning decades, the film chronicles one of the greatest unsolved mysteries in American history, the disappearance of legendary union boss Jimmy Hoffa, and offers a monumental journey through the hidden corridors of organized crime: its inner workings, rivalries and connections to mainstream politics.
The cast includes many Scorsese regulars and some first timers. Ray Romano, Bobby Cannavale, Anna Paquin, Stephen Graham, Stephanie Kurtzuba, Jack Huston, Kathrine Narducci, Jesse Plemons, Domenick Lombardozzi, Paul Herman, Gary Basaraba, Marin Ireland.
The Irishman will have a limited UK Cinema release on 1st November, with the film making full Netflix debut on 27th November. The film will also play BFI London Film Festival too on 13th October.