Dir. Martin Scorsese (1980).
Underrated on its appearance in 1980, this saga of ‘50s boxer Jake LaMotta would become the most highly regarded Hollywood movie of the past three decades. Every aspect of Scorsese’s formidable talent is working overtime—including Robert De Niro.
Fri., Dec. 9, 7 p.m., 2011
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on December 7, 2011