|After graduating from NYU in 1964 with a major in film, Martin Scorsese went on to direct some of the grittiest and most original films of all time. In a deluxe DVD 3-pack, Warner Home Video presents Essential Directors: Martin Scorsese, which includes the films THE DEPARTED, THE AVIATOR, and GOODFELLAS.|
THE DEPARTED: Pure dynamite! The taut, terrific tale of two cops - one a lawman inside the mob, one a mob informant on the force.
THE AVIATOR: An epic tale and an epic life - the thrilling story of filmmaker, playboy, daredevil and aviation innovator Howard Hughes.
GOODFELLAS: The electrifying, fact-inspired tale of living - and dying - The Life.
"[Aviator] ...DiCaprio gives the finest, most complex performance of his career. Jeffrey Lyons, NBC-TV
"[Departed] A new American crime classic from the legendary Martin Scorsese... Peter Travers, Rolling Stone
"[Aviator] The best picture of the year! Filmmaking on a grand and rare scale. Richard Schickel, Time
"[GoodFellas] The best mob movie ever. Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times
"[Departed] ...a reminder of why we go to the movies in the first place. Scott Tobias, The Onion A.V. Club
Editor's NoteTHE AVIATOR, THE DEPARTED and GOODFELLAS are the three Martin Scorsese films included on this collection. Please see individual titles for synopsis information.
Cast & Crew
|John C. Reilly|
|Robert De Niro|
|Martin Scorsese - [All] Director|
|Oscar, Martin Scorsese, [Departed] Best Achievement in Directing|
|Oscar, Thelma Schoonmaker, [Departed] Best Achievement in Editing|
|Oscar, Graham King, [Departed] Best Motion Picture of the Year|
|Oscar, William Monahan, [Departed] Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay|
|Oscar, Dante Ferretti, Francesca Lo Schiavo, [Aviator] Best Achievement in Art Direction|
|Oscar, Robert Richardson, [Aviator] Best Achievement in Cinematography|
|Oscar, Sandy Powell, [Aviator] Best Achievement in Costume Design|
|Oscar, Thelma Schoonmaker, [Aviator] Best Achievement in Editing|
|Oscar, Cate Blanchett, [Aviator] Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role|
|Oscar, Joe Pesci, [GoodFellas] Best Actor in a Supporting Role|