Al Pacino Retrospective

Scarface

Some of Pacino’s great roles can now be seen on the big screen again in BFI Southbank’s latest retrospective. This weekend alone you can see Sidney Lumet’s grippingly metaphorical Dog Day Afternoon, Brian De Palma’s flailingly melodramatic Scarface and Hugh Hudson’s much-improved, re-edited Revolution. The big moment of this intense actor’s career, however, as Michael Corleone, can be revisited next week when The Godfather: Part II begins a run of screenings.

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