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Raging Bull [1980 film] by Martin Scorsese
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Raging Bull [1980 film] (1980)

by Martin Scorsese (Director), Mardik Martin (Screenwriter), Paul Schrader (Screenwriter)

Other authors: Robert Chartoff (Producer), Nicholas Colasanto (Actor), Robert De Niro (Actor), Cathy Moriarty (Actor), Joe Pesci (Actor)2 more, Frank Vincent (Actor), Irwin Winkler (Producer)

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A boxer is an abusive jackass.

It has some redeeming value, a handful of nice scenes. 90% of the movie is just tedious, though. He's a jackass, then he does some boxing, then he's a jackass some more, wash, rinse, repeat. Oh, except that in the second half of the movie there's no more boxing. I have no idea why this guy is the jackass he is; he just starts that way and keeps going without change or break though the whole movie. I have even less idea why Scorsese thinks we should care about his life.

Concept: C
Story: F
Characters: F
Dialog: B
Pacing: D
Cinematography: B
Special effects/design: D
Acting: B
Music: C

Enjoyment: D

GPA: 1.6/4 ( )
1 vote comfypants | Feb 6, 2016 |
Rocky, you're the greatest, but Raging Bull is the best fight movie ever. ( )
1 vote paulsikora | Dec 2, 2006 |
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Scorsese, MartinDirectorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Martin, MardikScreenwritermain authorall editionsconfirmed
Schrader, PaulScreenwritermain authorall editionsconfirmed
Chartoff, RobertProducersecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Colasanto, NicholasActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
De Niro, RobertActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Moriarty, CathyActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Pesci, JoeActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Vincent, FrankActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Winkler, IrwinProducersecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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A biographical film about middleweight champion boxer Jake La Motta.

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