Release of Martin Scorsese’s The Irishman is just around the corner and we just can’t keep calm to see Robert De Niro, Al Pacino and Joe Pesci sharing the frame together.
Then epic saga of organized crime in post-war America told through the eyes of World War II veteran Frank Sheeran, a hustler and hitman who worked alongside some of the most notorious figures of the 20th century.
Spanning decades, the film chronicles one of the greatest unsolved mysteries in American history, the disappearance of legendary union boss Jimmy Hoffa, and offers a monumental journey through the hidden corridors of organized crime: its inner workings, rivalries and connections to mainstream politics.
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Al Pacino has opened up about the bond he shares with another icon — Robert De Niro. “Camaraderie got us together. We’re really close. We don’t see each other very much, but when we do we found we shared certain things. In a way, I think we’ve helped each other throughout life,” revealed Pacino, adding that he has known De Niro since 1968.
Pacino says he us very thankful for his friendship with De Niro, reports femalefirst.co.uk. Pacino opened up on the subject in an interview to The Guardian newspaper. “Early on in our careers, we connected from time to time and we found we had similar things happening to us. Our lives took on a whole different kind of thing,” he said.
The Irishman reunites De Niro with Pacino for the fourth time after The Godfather Part II, Heat, and Righteous Kill. The film is based on the 2004 memoir I Heard You Paint Houses by former investigator Charles Brandt.
The Irishman released on November 1 for a brief theatrical run. It will then go live on Netflix on November 27.