How far would you go in order to climb up the ranks of the world of criminals? Based on a novel by Nicholas Pileggi, directed by cinematic visionary Martin Scorsese, a filmmaker who has enthralled the world with movies like Taxi Driver and Raging Bull, and starring the versatile Robert DeNiro, Ray Liotta and Joe Pesci, Goodfellas is a biographical crime-drama film that’s based on Henry Hill's life as a member of the Lucchese crime family. This film follows Henry Hill and his friends who attempt to climb up the ranks of the hierarchy within their gangster family. Not being able to become a permanent member of the family due to his ethnicity, Henry is found teetering between the criminals and the policemen without any certain, safe ground of his own. What means will Henry employ to achieve his ambitions? And, who will he look to for security?
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