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What are DeNiro's Top 5 films


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#1 of 18 OFFLINE   Travis D

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Posted October 01 2001 - 08:43 PM

Making a box set, haven't seen all his films, gimme your opinon...
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#2 of 18 OFFLINE   Joe D

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Posted October 01 2001 - 09:00 PM

This is tough if you look at which are his best performances, I'd say: Raging Bull Taxi Driver Cape Fear The Godfather Part 2 Mean Streets If I were to look at the best films then: Raging Bull Goodfellas Taxi Driver Godfather Part 2 Heat ------------------ Joe Dahlen "Take hold of the flame, you've got nothing to lose, but everything to gain."

#3 of 18 OFFLINE   Travis D

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Posted October 01 2001 - 09:04 PM

If your going to include GF2 (which I should have known would happen considering his performence) then make it a top 6. I can't put GF2 in my box set if it is going to be it the Godfather box now can I? Posted Image
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#4 of 18 OFFLINE   Gilbert Galindo

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Posted October 01 2001 - 11:32 PM

Great topic. It can be argued forever though. My votes BEST MOVIES 1. GOODFELLAS 2. RAGING BULL 3. GODFATHER II 4. TAXI DRIVER 5. CASINO BEST PERFORMANCE 1. RAGING BULL 2. GODFATHER II 3. TAXI DRIVER 4. CAPE FEAR 5. GODFELLAS

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Posted October 01 2001 - 11:39 PM

1. Taxi Driver 2. Goodfellas 3. Raging Bull 4. The Godfather Part II 5. The Deer Hunter

#6 of 18 OFFLINE   Travis D

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Posted October 02 2001 - 04:42 AM

If I were to do this, 1.Taxi Driver 2.Raging Bull 3.Cape Fear 4.Goodfellas 5.Casino then it would be a nice little actor AND director set now wouldn't it?
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Posted October 02 2001 - 04:58 AM

Taxi Driver Raging Bull Good Fellas Mean Streets Once Upon a Time in America

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Posted October 02 2001 - 05:53 AM

Robert De Niro is the best. Bar none. He always gives a great performance. His best films are (in no particular order):
    [*]Taxi Driver[*]Raging Bull[*]The Godfather II[*]Heat[*]GoodFellas


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Posted October 02 2001 - 08:26 AM

Keeping in mind that I haven't seen all of his movies:

Raging Bull
The King of Comedy
Midnight Run
Bang the Drum Slowly
The Untouchables

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Posted October 02 2001 - 10:02 AM

Rain, good call going with "Midnight Run".
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Posted October 02 2001 - 08:49 PM

The Godfather Part II
The Deer Hunter
Goodfellas
Raging Bull
Taxi Driver

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Posted October 03 2001 - 03:45 AM

Raging Bull
The Godfather Part II
Midnight Run
Goodfellas
Taxi Driver/Casino?

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Posted October 03 2001 - 06:24 AM

As star: Taxi Driver, Raging Bull, The King of Comedy, Once Upon A Time in America, Casino.
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Posted October 03 2001 - 06:54 AM

I can't remember that far back...

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#15 of 18 OFFLINE   Rob Tomlin

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Posted October 03 2001 - 11:37 AM

Being a huge fan of De Niro and Scorsese, I HAD to respond to this poll! 1. Taxi Driver 2. Raging Bull 3. Goodfellas 4. Once Upon a Time in America 5. Cape Fear Honorable mentions go to King of Comedy, Midnight Run, Heat, and Godfather 2. Also, he did a GREAT job of acting in the Untouchables! Unfortunately, his role of Al Capone was relatively small and he did not have nearly enough screen time!
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Posted October 04 2001 - 08:59 AM

1. Meet The Parents
2. The Fan
3. The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle
4. Mad Dog And Glory
5. 15 Minutes

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1. The Godfather Part II
2. Raging Bull
3. Taxi Driver
4. Once Upon A Time In America
5. Goodfellas

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Posted October 05 2001 - 04:41 PM

Taxi Driver
The King of Comedy
Once Upon a Time in America
Cape Fear
The Godfather Part 2
Heat
Goodfellas

Evidently I can't count. Just kidding.... just throw a couple of joints in there and you've got a top 5!

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Posted October 05 2001 - 05:12 PM

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GOODFELLAS
THE KING OF COMEDY (where is the frickin' DVD?)
TAXI DRIVER
THIS BOYS LIFE
MIDNIGHT RUN

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