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The Irishman Producer Says Scorsese's Next Is Funny Like Goodfellas

The Irishman Producer Says Scorsese's Next Is Funny Like Goodfellas

It looks like there may be some Goodfellas similarities in Martin Scorsese's The Irishman after all. Producer on the project, Jane Rosenthal, states that both movies have a great sense of humor, despite Scorsese's long-time editor Thelma Schoonmaker trying to get away from the comparisons to the iconic director's earlier work. With the same actors and director on board, there are sure to be some similarities, and being compared to Goodfellas is definitely not a bad thing at all. However, Schoonmaker was emphasizing The Irishman is very much its own thing.

The Irishman will get a theatrical debut and Jane Rosenthal believes Martin Scorsesefans are going to want to see this one on the big screen as opposed to Netflix at home. To drive her point home, the producer compared the experience to laughing at home by yourself vs. going to a theater. It's a good comparison, but many

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