Mean Streets

January 15, 2010 at 11:11 pm Leave a comment

MOVIE:  Mean Streets

NUTSHELL:  Little Italy tale about loving the bad seeds.

GOOD THINGS:  Jim Henson Martin Scorcese babies, cool camera stuff

BAD THINGS:  Amy Robinson as Lorraine Braco, unhealthy attachment to motifs, drunken Carradines

FEATURES:  Baby tigers, Harvey Keitel, Robert DeNiro

UNCOMFORTABLE MOMENTS:  Robert DeNiro before he got control of his schtick

NOTABLE:  Started the subconcious association between the Shirelles and wiseguys getting whacked.

BEST PART:  Pool Room brawl

BEST LINE:  I fuck you right where you breathe.

CROWNS:  4 out of 5

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