One, Two, Three

Some like their comedy hot and some like it cold. Billy Wilder opted to step on the joke accelerator to see what top speed looked like. One of the most finely tuned comedies ever made, this political ...

'Goodfellas' Gangster Found Not Guilty in 1978 Lufthansa Heist

'Goodfellas' Gangster Found Not Guilty in 1978 Lufthansa Heist The legendary 1978 Lufthansa heist retold in the classic 1990 masterpiece Goodfellas is back in the news today. 80-year-old Vincent Asaro was acquitted of all charges in the case against him. He ...

Alleged mobster Vincent Asaro charged over 1978 'Goodfellas' airport heist

Asaro, 78, is accused of helping to direct Lufthansa Airlines robbery, one of the largest cash thefts in American history More than 30 years after hooded gunmen pulled a $6m airport heist dramatised ...

Arrests Made in Lufthansa Heist That Inspired 'Goodfellas'

The case of a notorious 1978 heist at New York's John F. Kennedy airport that inspired a plotline in Martin Scorsese's "Goodfellas" got a huge break on Thursday when the FBI apprehended one of its ...

GoodFellas

Martin Scorsese's perfectly acted, brilliantly made Mafia saga is a chillingly scary, vibrant movie with a frightening blackly comic edge. Ray Liotta is at his finest as Henry Hill, a war baby who ...

Death, Murder And A Hunt: This Week's Round-Up Of Major Mafia News

Death, Murder And A Hunt: This Week's Round-Up Of Major Mafia News The death in Italy of James Gandolfini, who played Mafia boss Tony Soprano on the popular HBO show "The Sopranos," was part of an unusual convergence of mob-related news making headlines this week. ...

FBI Digging For Body Inside Home Of Late 'Goodfellas' Mobster

FBI Digging For Body Inside Home Of Late 'Goodfellas' Mobster By Murray Weiss and Ben Fractenberg Queens — The FBI began digging for a body Monday in the former Queens home of notorious mob power James “Jimmy The Gent” Burke, who was famously portrayed by ...

The James Clayton Column: Fantasy Gangster Squad League

Feature James Clayton Jan 11, 2013 With Gangster Squad out in UK cinemas, James assembles his own fantasy gang of movie mobsters... Rat-a-tat-tat! Gangster Squad has hit town! This is great news for ...

Hard Boiled Sweets Official Poster

Check out the official poster for the upcoming independent drama Hard Boiled Sweets, featuring an ensemble cast including Paul Freeman, Ty Glaser and Scot Williams. Ex-con Johnny (Scot Williams) is ...

Hard Boiled Sweets – DVD Review

A whole host of gangsters, pimps, low-lifes, call-girls, ex-cons and bent cops move in and out of each other’s lives during a couple of busy days in Southend-on-Sea in Essex. Jimmy The Gent (Peter ...

Blu-ray Review: Hard Boiled Sweets

Hard Boiled Sweets Stars: Philip Barantini, Elizabeth Berrington, Adrian Bower, Paul Freeman, Liz May Brice, Laura Greenwood | Written and Directed by David L.G. Hughes Guy Ritchie has a lot to ...

Hard Boiled Sweets Blu-Ray Review

Director: David L.G Hughes Starring: Paul Freeman, Peter Wight, Ty Glaser, Nathaniel Martello-White Certificate: 15 Running Time: 84 minutes approx Extras: Pick n’ Mix: The Making Of Hard Boiled ...

Exclusive Clip: Hard Boiled Sweets

Hard Boiled Sweets is hitting DVD and Blu-ray 30th April. It has a great cast which includes Philip Barantini, Elizabeth Berrington, Adrian Bower, Liz May Brice, Paul Freeman and Ty Glaser. In this ...

Hard Boiled Sweets – review

This is a Runyonesque, Lock Stock… piece of violent mockney in which three, possibly four, teams of crooks are out to seize a million quid when London bagman Jimmy the Gent (Peter Wight) comes to a ...

Film Review: 'Hard Boiled Sweets'

★★☆☆☆ British gangster flick Hard Boiled Sweets (2012) is the feature length debut of writer and director David L.G. Hughes, and boasts an all-British cast including Peter Wight (My Week With Marilyn) ...

Hard Boiled Sweets Review – A Brit Gangster Movie Set in Southend-on-Sea!

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars There are certain cinematic genres that historically the British have always done well, and the gangster film is maybe at the top of the list. Think The Long Good Friday, ...

Can Vince Lombardi pull another great performance out of Robert De Niro?

Can Vince Lombardi pull another great performance out of Robert De Niro? Espn knows sports, but their record with sports films is a totally different matter. Beginning with 2002's A Season on the Brink, they've hardly delivered a credible sports film worthy of their place ...