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Movies directed by Martin Scorsese

  • The Departed

    9

    I have watched this movie three times, the latest being on .

    Two men from opposite sides of the law are undercover within the Massachusetts State Police and the Irish mafia, but violence and bloodshed boil when discoveries are made, and the moles are dispatched to find out their enemy’s identities.

  • Shutter Island

    9

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    Drama is set in 1954, U.S. Marshal Teddy Daniels is investigating the disappearance of a murderess who escaped from a hospital for the criminally insane and is presumed to be hiding on the remote Shutter Island.

  • The Wolf of Wall Street

    8

    I have watched this movie three times, the latest being on .

    In The Wolf of Wall Street DiCaprio plays Belfort, a Long Island penny stockbroker who served 36 months in prison for defrauding investors in a massive 1990s securities scam that involved widespread corruption on Wall Street and in the corporate banking world, including shoe designer Steve Madden.

  • Raging Bull

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    When Jake LaMotta steps into a boxing ring and obliterates his opponent, he's a prizefighter. But when he treats his family and friends the same way, he's a ticking time bomb, ready to go off at any moment. Though LaMotta wants his family's love, something always seems to come between them. Perhaps it's his violent bouts of paranoia and jealousy. This kind of rage helped make him a champ, but in real life, he winds up in the ring alone.

  • Hugo

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Set in 1930s Paris, an orphan who lives in the walls of a train station is wrapped up in a mystery involving his late father and an automaton.

  • Casino

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Greed, deception, money, power, and murder occur between two mobster best friends and a trophy wife over a gambling empire.

  • Silence

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    In the 17th century, two Portuguese Jesuit priests travel to Japan in an attempt to locate their mentor, who is rumored to have committed apostasy, and to propagate Catholicism.

  • Taxi Driver

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A mentally unstable Vietnam war veteran works as nighttime taxi driver in a city whose perceived decadence and sleaze feeds his urge to violently lash out, attempting to save a teenage prostitute in the process.

  • Gangs of New York

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    In 1863, Amsterdam Vallon returns to the Five Points area of New York City seeking revenge against Bill the Butcher, his father’s killer.

  • After Hours

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A meek word processor impulsively travels to Manhattan’s Soho District to date an attractive but apparently disturbed young woman and finds himself trapped there in a nightmarishly surreal vortex of improbable coincidences and farcical circumstances.

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