In these movies, we witness characters who strive for success and recognition, and are willing to go to extreme lengths to achieve their goals. “Goodfellas” takes us into the world of organized crime, where Henry Hill climbs the ranks to become a successful mobster, while “Whiplash” follows a young jazz drummer who seeks to become the best, no matter the cost. “The Devil’s Advocate” shows us the consequences of making a deal with the devil to achieve success. These films explore the dark side of ambition and the sacrifices some are willing to make in pursuit of their dreams by Wild Classic Movies.
Suspense, Detective fiction, Action/Adventure
Martin Scorsese directed Goodfellas, a 1990 film that depicts the career of an individual of Italian-Irish descent who becomes a part of the New York mafia during the 1950s. Unmissable. With Robert De Niro, Ray Liotta, Joe Pesci.
Music, Drama, Indie film
Andrew Neiman is a jazz drummer who dreams of becoming the best musician in the conservatory, helped by a teacher who discovers his talent. In trying to pursue the goal, however, the search for perfection turns into an obsession that can ruin his life.
The Devil’s Advocate (1997)
Psychological thriller, Supernatural horror, Trial drama
Film masterpiece that despite being more than 20 years old remains without equal. Kevin Lomax is a brilliant young lawyer who has never lost a case. John Miller, a ruthless and charming man at the head of New York’s most important law firm, recruits him, and his life starts to fall apart. With Al Pacino, Charlize Theron and Keanu Reeves.
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