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THE KING OF COMEDY (1983) – AFI Movie Club

A pitch-black comedy from director – and AFI Life Achievement Award honoree – Martin Scorsese, THE KING OF COMEDY (1983) puts the spotlight on another recipient of the American Film Institute’s highest honor for a career in film: Robert De Niro, starring as a failed comic who kidnaps his idol, played by screen legend Jerry...
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CASINO (1995) – AFI Movie Club

The eighth iconic collaboration between AFI Life Achievement Award honorees Martin Scorsese and Robert De Niro, CASINO (1995) reteams the director and star for another epic crime drama, placing De Niro atop a star-studded marquee that includes Sharon Stone, Joe Pesci, Don Rickles, Kevin Pollak and James Woods, with editing by AFI Honorary Degree recipient...
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MEAN STREETS (1973) – AFI Movie Club

A defining crime drama of the 1970s, MEAN STREETS (1973) featured formative early work from two future AFI Life Achievement Award honorees – co-writer/director Martin Scorsese and star Robert De Niro. Visit the AFI Catalog to learn more about MEAN STREETS. Have Get The Picture delivered to your inbox every day. SIGN UP TO GET...
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HEAT (1995) – AFI Movie Club

Directed by Michael Mann and featuring an all-star ensemble cast that includes Val Kilmer, Jon Voight, Tim Sizemore, Wes Studi, Diane Venora and two AFI Life Achievement Award honorees – Robert De Niro and Al Pacino, facing off – HEAT (1995) explores the relationships between the cops and robbers involved in a deadly Los Angeles...
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RAGING BULL (1980) – AFI Movie Club

Appearing on the American Film Institute’s list of the greatest movies of all time, RAGING BULL (1980) features the work of two recipients of the AFI Life Achievement Award – director Martin Scorsese and star Robert De Niro – as well as a script by AFI Alum Paul Schrader (AFI Class of 1969) and editing...
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THE UNTOUCHABLES (1987) – AFI Movie Club

Directed by Brain De Palma from a script by David Mamet, THE UNTOUCHABLES (1987) features an all-star cast that includes Kevin Costner, Andy Garcia and Charles Martin Smith, as well as two recipients of the AFI Life Achievement Award – Robert De Niro as Al Capone and Sean Connery in his Academy Award®-winning performance as...
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STARDUST (2007) – AFI Movie Club

Adapted from Neil Gaiman’s novel by director Matthew Vaughn and co-writer Jane Goldman, STARDUST (2007) explores a magical realm of Stormhold – replete with enchantments both whimsical and treacherous – and features an all-star cast that includes Charlie Cox, Claire Danes, Michelle Pfeiffer, Peter O’Toole and AFI Life Achievement Award honoree Robert De Niro. Visit...
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TAXI DRIVER (1976) – AFI Movie Club

Appearing on the American Film Institute’s list of the greatest American films of all time, as well as among the greatest screen villains, movie quotes and thrills – TAXI DRIVER (1976) features iconic work from two AFI Life Achievement Award honorees, director Martin Scorsese and star Robert De Niro, in addition to a touchstone screenplay from...
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JOKER (2019) – AFI Movie Club

Directed by Todd Phillips and co-written by Phillips and AFI Alum Scott Silver (AFI Class of 1992), JOKER (2019) features a transformative and terrifying central performance from Joaquin Phoenix, headlining a stunning supporting cast that includes Zazie Beetz, Frances Conroy, Brian Tyree Henry and AFI Life Achievement Award honoree Robert De Niro. The film was...
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THE INTERN (2015) – AFI Movie Club

From writer, director and producer Nancy Meyers, THE INTERN (2015) pairs Anne Hathaway and AFI Life Achievement Award honoree Robert De Niro as May-December co-workers at a fashion startup – a platonic, professional odd couple who support each other and learn from each other’s unique life experiences. Visit the AFI Catalog to learn more about...
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BRAZIL (1985) – AFI Movie Club

A surreal workplace dystopia co-written and directed by Terry Gilliam, BRAZIL (1985) features AFI Life Achievement Award honoree Robert De Niro among its cast.  HOW TO WATCH Where to stream BRAZIL BRAZIL - Reelgood GET THE LATEST FROM AFI MOVIE CLUB AFI Movie Club is a global, virtual gathering of film fans who love movies,...
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THE UNTOUCHABLES (1987) – AFI Movie Club

Directed by Brain De Palma from a script by David Mamet, THE UNTOUCHABLES (1987) features an all-star cast that includes Kevin Costner, Andy Garcia and Charles Martin Smith, as well as two recipients of the AFI Life Achievement Award – Robert De Niro as Al Capone and Sean Connery in his Academy Award®-winning performance as...
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