Raging Bull (1980)

Raging Bull (1980)

1980 R 129 Minutes

Drama

When Jake LaMotta steps into a boxing ring and obliterates his opponent, he's a prizefighter. But when he treats his family and friends the same way, he's a ticking time bomb, ready to go off at an...

Overall Rating

9 / 10
Verdict: Great
  • WHAT I LIKED: Martin Scorsese has always enjoyed pointing his camera at characters' everyday worlds - in Mean Streets he spent many moments just observing gangster meetings with little significance to the overall narrative, and Taxi Driver spent a... Read the full review »
  • BarneyNuttall

    BarneyNuttall

    9 / 10
    I would describe Raging Bull like a storm with horns. De Niro gives a visceral, bruising performance which shoves Scorsese's brutal direction harder. The lightning flash collaboration between the two is heavy and brooding and, while the thunderous... Read the full review »