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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 18
Cast
Robert De Niro
Joe Pesci
Sharon Stone
Directors
Martin Scorsese
Screenwriters
Nicholas Pileggi
Martin Scorsese
Running Time
180 minutes

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Martin Scorseseís epic take on mob rule in Las Vegas


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Plot
Ace Rothstein (De Niro) and Nicky Santoro (Pesci) are two mobsters who move to Las Vegas to make their fortunes. But they come into conflict with Ace falls for a pushy showgirl, Ginger (Sharon Stone) and Nicky falls into a cycle of drugs and violence.


Verdict
It may not be Scorsese's greatest work, but this guy feeling a little off-colour is still far, far better than most people on fighting-fit form. It only gets more impressive as times goes on.


Reviewed by Philip Thomas

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