Friday, Oct 07, 2022

Al Pacino


Al Pacino, Charlie Heaton to star in feature film Billy Knight

September 29, 2022 11:33 am

Billy Knight film follows grad school students Alex (Charlie Heaton) and Emily (Diana Silvers) who dream of becoming filmmakers.

The Offer review: New Paramount show betrays the legacy of The Godfather, portrays Francis Ford Coppola as a clown

April 28, 2022 9:11 am

The Offer review: Unfocussed, dramatically airless and needlessly sensational, Paramount's self-congratulatory new series about the making of The Godfather is something that you can easily refuse. The show is streaming in India on Voot Select.

A millennial watches The Godfather for the first time: 50 years on, it is still a masterpiece

March 15, 2022 10:31 am

No matter how many more films get inspired from it, there can never be another The Godfather.

The Godfather at 50: Francis Ford Coppola was under so much pressure, crew member was sure he'd 'shot himself'

March 13, 2022 8:39 am

As The Godfather celebrates its 50th anniversary, here's recalling the troubled production that almost sent director Francis Ford Coppola over the edge.

Al Pacino on The Godfather: ‘It’s taken me a lifetime to accept it and move on’

March 11, 2022 2:58 pm

The Godfather premiered in New York on March 15, 1972, and 50 years later, you can imagine all the reasons Al Pacino wouldn’t want to talk about it anymore. Maybe he’d be embarrassed or annoyed about how this one performance, from the outset of his movie career, still dominates his resume, or perhaps he has said all there is to say about it.

House of Gucci: Jared Leto's horrendous performance single-handedly ruins Ridley Scott's movie

January 07, 2022 6:15 pm

Post Credits Scene: Ridley Scott's Godfather ambitions are singlehandedly dashed by Jared Leto's categorically unhinged performance.

Hollywood Rewind | Donnie Brasco: Al Pacino and Johnny Depp's chemistry is the highlight of this mob drama

April 25, 2021 8:06 am

Said to be inspired by a true story, the premise of Donnie Brasco is predictable enough. What elevates it are the performances, especially by Al Pacino and Johnny Depp. It is a cinephile's delight to witness the two create magic on screen, since Johnny was then starting to peak, and Al, already a legend, was looking for something exciting.

Hollywood Rewind | Heat: When Pacino met De Niro in a coffee shop

November 08, 2020 3:04 pm

Heat has many great moments of action and emotion, but everything falls short in front of that one sequence featuring Al Pacino and Robert De Niro. The historic coffee shop scene. It was the first time we saw the two acting giants share screen space.

Hollywood Rewind | The Godfather: The ultimate mafia movie

August 26, 2020 11:02 am

The camera angles, the narrative (based on Mario Puzo's bestselling novel of the same name), the performances, the editing, the score -- at no point were these varied departments of filmmaking inharmonious. Like a lovely orchestra group, each unit of cinema supported the other, thereby finally giving us this masterclass of a film.

Hunters creator David Weil defends human chess scene in Amazon series

February 25, 2020 3:25 pm

Hunters, which features veteran actor Al Pacino and Logan Lerman in the lead, is about a group of Nazi hunters who track down and kill several SS soldiers hiding out in the United States.


Exclusive sneak peek: Martin Scorsese's The Irishman

November 27, 2019 11:53 am

The Irishman stars Robert De Niro, Al Pacino, Joe Pesci and Ray Romano in significant parts. The Martin Scorsese directorial will begin streaming on Netflix today.

Will Smith, Eddie Redmayne, Leonardo DiCaprio: Nominees for the Best Actor at Golden Globes

January 08, 2016 3:13 pm

Here are the nominees for Best Actor at 73rd Golden Globes, which will be held on January 10th, 2016.