Robert De Niro

Break Out the Popcorn for Must See Casino Movies

Casinos provide the perfect setting for any film. Beautiful women, glowing neon lights, sophisticated card players combined with the thrill of high stakes gambling all create the perfect storm for a good casino movie. You can find many gambling, casino, and Las Vegas movies. Break out the popcorn and enjoy our list of the best gambling movies. Casino Listen to me very carefully. There are three ways of doing things around here: the right way, the wrong way, and the way that *I* do it. You understand? Put together a cast like Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci, and Sharon...

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Hollywood Actors Star in Melco-Crown Entertainment Film

James Packer, well- known Australian businessman, is currently working on a short film to promote his international casino company, Melco-Crown Entertainment. Melco-Crown Entertainment is an umbrella organisation for a number of casinos and entertainment resorts. The Short film will promote the various resorts and their activities around the world. Melco Crown’s City of Dreams Manila will be home to a magnificent hotel owned by the Nobu franchise of restaurants and hotels. Robert De Niro happens to be an Investor in Nobu and will also be one of the famous faces in the short film. Terrence Winter of the Wolf...

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What Happened in Vegas – A Tour of Vegas through the Years

Las Vegas attracts close to 40 million visitors each year who come to see its larger-than-life Casino resorts, world class entertainment, and unique attractions. Looking back, Las Vegas actually started out as a Native American oasis, and became an outpost in the Wild West before it transformed into a glittering gambling getaway. It’s difficult to imagine that this burgeoning metropolis sprung from the sands of the Nevada desert less 200 years ago. The Early Days of Vegas History What’s in a Name?  - Today many refer to Las Vegas as The Entertainment Capital of the World or Sin City....

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All Star Cast Joins for Last Vegas 2013

With a cast including Michael Douglas, Robert De Niro and Morgan Freeman, amongst other stellar Hollywood greats, it is surprising Last Vegas didn't receive more buzz when it came out in 2013. IMDb has given it 6.9 out of 10 and there are only a handful of reviews from people, most of them having enjoyed this funny comedy. Rotten Tomatoes Tomatometer gives it a 47% and shows an average rating of 5.3 out of 10, from a poor 120 reviews. 56 of those reviews say it was fresh, whilst 64 say it was rotten. With such a star studded...

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Robert De Niro Sought for Leading Role in “Gambling Man”

Recently, LA based production company, Borsalino Films, published a Press Release bidding for Robert De Niro to play the lead in a film based on Gary Green’s best-selling casino book called “Gambling Man”. The book tells the first-hand accounts of a casino boss through personal anecdotes and stories. Lu Nay of Puji Capital, one of the Shanghai China groups funding the Borsalino project, said, “De Niro is certainly the most recognized of the actors we are eyeing for the lead in this landmark investment, but we there are several in contention, and we have not even begun official talks.”...

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De Niro and Scorsese Reunited For First Time Since Casino

In news that has perked me up to face the week ahead, Martin Scorsese will be teaming up with Robert De Niro for the first time since their hit film Casino, almost two decades ago. De Niro confirmed he would be reuniting with Scorsese for the, you guessed it, a gangster film. This is familiar ground for them and as soon as the project gets under way, I predict we will not be hearing about much else from the pair. Scorsese and De Niro produce exquisite work separately, with Robert De Niro starring in Heat and The Godfather Part...

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