Gangs of New York
Director: Martin Scorsese Run Time: 167 min. Release Year: 2002
Starring: Cameron Diaz, Daniel Day-Lewis, Jim Broadbent, John C. Reilly, Leonardo DiCaprio
Country: United States
Screening as part of Mondays with Marty
About the film:
It’s 1863. America was born in the streets. Amsterdam Vallon returns to the Five Points of America to seek vengeance against the psychotic gangland kingpin, Bill the Butcher, who murdered his father years earlier. With an eager pickpocket by his side and a whole new army, Vallon fights his way to seek vengeance on the Butcher and restore peace in the area.