The Irishman is a story about Frank Sheeran, a mob hitman and World War II Veteran who developed his skills during his service in Italy.
Now an old man, Robert De Niro as Frank Sheeran who started off as a corrupt truck driver and rose to the positon of a mob enforcer reflects on the events that defined his career as a hitman, particularly his most proflic roles he played in the disappearance of his good long time friend, labor leader Jimmy Hoffa ( Al Pacino) and his involvement with the Bufalino crime family, lead by a polite, philosophical mobster Russell Bufalino ( Joe Pesci) the king of whaddaya-gonna-do, who though professes to dislike violence, he regretfully acknowledges its occasional necessity.
Genre: Drama, Mystery & Suspense
Directed By: Martin Scorsese
Written By: Steven Zaillian
In Theaters: Nov 1, 2019