News for one of the most awaited films of 2019.
THE Netflix, via Empire Magazine released new photos of the film The Irish, directed by Martin Scorsese, and that comes as one of the big bets of the streaming service for the awards season.
The cast of protagonists is one of those to be envied: Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci, and Al Pacino.
According to sinpose, director Martin Scorsese’s epic saga about organized crime in the post-war United States.
Told through the perspective of World War II veteran Frank Sheeran, a professional assassin who worked alongside some of the most outstanding personalities of the 20th century, the film addresses one of the great mysteries in American history – the disappearance of legendary union leader Jimmy Hoffa – and it becomes a monumental journey through the corridors of organized crime: its mechanisms, rivalries and political associations.
In the cast we still have Ray Romano, Jesse Plemons, and Stephen Graham.
Steve Zaillian signed the script, based on the book of Charles Brandt, I Heard You Paint Houses.
De Niro will play the mafia killer Frank “The Irishman” Sheeran who has more than 25 deaths on his resume.
Pacino will be Jimmy Hoffa, Pesci will be the leader of the mafia, Russell Bufalino and Romano, his relative,Bill Bufalino.
The Irish, with Al Pacino and Robert De Niro, will be the opening film for the NYFF; Netflix releases new photos!
The Irish will make its debut during the 57th New York Film Festival and arrives on Netflix, still undated, at the end of the year.