Robert De Niro: Portrait of a Legend

Robert De Niro: Portrait of a Legend

Robert De Niro Portrait of a Legend With his breathtaking breakthrough performance in Martin Scorsese s Mean Streets De Niro forged an enormously fruitful collaboration resulting in Taxi Driver Raging Bull and Goodfellas films w

  • Title: Robert De Niro: Portrait of a Legend
  • Author: John Parker
  • ISBN: 9781844546398
  • Page: 212
  • Format: Hardcover
  • With his breathtaking 1973 breakthrough performance in Martin Scorsese s Mean Streets De Niro forged an enormously fruitful collaboration resulting in Taxi Driver, Raging Bull, and Goodfellas, films which, alongside his roles in the likes of The Godfather Part Two, The Deer Hunter, and Once Upon a Time in America, read like a list of the top Hollywood films of the last 30With his breathtaking 1973 breakthrough performance in Martin Scorsese s Mean Streets De Niro forged an enormously fruitful collaboration resulting in Taxi Driver, Raging Bull, and Goodfellas, films which, alongside his roles in the likes of The Godfather Part Two, The Deer Hunter, and Once Upon a Time in America, read like a list of the top Hollywood films of the last 30 years As a method actor De Niro lives and breathes his roles, notoriously gaining 60lbs for Raging Bull and learning to play the saxophone for New York, New York, while in recent years, films such as Analyze This and Meet the Parents have found him honing a previously unheralded talent for comedy acting Offscreen, De Niro is notoriously reluctant to discuss his life, though his relationships with supermodels such as Toukie Smith and current wife Grace Hightower have often made the news His forays into the director s chair as well as setting up his own production company, TriBeCa Productions, have seen him willing to discuss his work, and he s been vocal about his politics He is an active supporter of the Democrat Party, lending his support to Barack Obama, and has pledged to revitalize the TriBeCa region of New York following September 11.

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    Really interesting foray into the life of one of the greatest actors of our times, a man so meticulous in terms of his profession that he developed almost an obsession about being as much credible as he can when playing a character or another. In this regard, his prospect of New York taxi drivers' life (as a preparation for his memorable role in "Taxi Driver") is symptomatic, as he was once recognized when doing a night "shift" and the client, unknowing about De Niro's routine, kind of pitied hi [...]

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