"Martin Scorsese’s ‘The Irishman’ Begins Shooting This ..." Topic
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|Tango01||09 May 2017 1:18 p.m. PST|
…August for 2019 Release.
"When we last reported on Martin Scorsese's The Irishman, it looked like the film was headed for legal troubles over who controlled the distribution rights to the story. The upcoming film, based on the Charles Brandt's 2003 book, I Heard You Paint Houses, follows the career of mob hitman Frank "The Irishman" Sheeran (Robert De Niro), who was supposedly involved in the death of Jimmy Hoffa (Al Pacino).
However, it looks like those troubles have been resolved, or at least resolved to the point where producers are confident enough to start rolling cameras. According to Indiewire, filming is slated to begin this August with Netflix planning a day-and-date release in 2019 along with an awards-qualifying run…"
|Mithmee ||10 May 2017 1:01 p.m. PST|
Sorry I have decided never to watch any new De Niro movie.
He made choices and statements and I will make mine.
| jdginaz ||10 May 2017 5:58 p.m. PST|
Scorsese will probably make it look like Sheeran was working for the CIA and was the second shooter in the Kennedy assassination.
| John the OFM ||10 May 2017 9:33 p.m. PST|
Great! I hope he does some filming locally, particularly at Brutico's in Old Forge at the Russel Bufalino table.
|Tango01||11 May 2017 11:22 a.m. PST|
Glad you enjoyed the news John!. (smile)
|Tango01||13 May 2017 3:13 p.m. PST|
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