Tag: Robert De Niro

Hands of Stone etc

Robert De Niro, receiving a special tribute for his career at Cannes this year, screened his latest film to some applause on Tuesday. Hands of Stone, directed by Venezuelan writer-director Jonathan Jakubowicz, has De Niro as the veteran trainer of

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The Deer Hunter

http://youtu.be/PgRUgWubgzw Michael Cimino is a director who gathers praise and opprobrium in equal measure. Few deny his abilities as a film-maker; what his critics can’t bear is his often melodramatic self-importance which clouds almost all his movies and sometimes renders

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