Martin Scorsese directed the new mob epic, The Irishman that released on Netflix yesterday and it has been blowing up. Many call it a masterpiece with rave reviews around every website. It details the rise of World War 2 veteran Frank Sheeran (DeNiro) and his rise through the Bufalino Crime Family, culminating in an emotional decision for Sheeran.
Netflix has released a few videos today with interviews from the cast, a one on one interview with actor Bobby Cannavale (Skinny Razor) and the other with Martin Scorsese, Robert DeNiro, and producers.
“I Feel Like We’re Family Or Something”
Here’s Cannavale (Skinny Razor) talking about the relationship between the cast and crew and how much blood Scorsese covered him in. I can only imagine standing there holding a chicken being drowned in blood after several takes.
“Has To Make A Terrible Decision”
In this clip, we hear from director Martin Scorsese, Robert DeNiro, and producers about the story and creation behind the film, The Irishman.
Hear about Frank Sheeran’s rise in the Bufalino Crime Family and how DeNiro portrayed the character in every decade of his life.
Have you watched The Irishman yet? What did you think about the film or are you still working the three and half hour film into your schedule?