American director, screenwriter and producer
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About Martin Scorsese
Martin Scorsese is an American director, screenwriter and producer.
Films: "Taxi Driver", "New York New York", "Raging Bull", "The Last Temptation of Christ", "Goodfellas", "Cape Fear", "Casino", "The Age of Innocence", "Gangs of New York", "The Aviator", "The Departed", "The Wolf of Wall Street", "Hugo".
TV: "Boardwalk Empire", "Vinyl".
Music Videos: "Bad" (Michael Jackson).
He is regarded as one of the greatest directors and filmmakers in cinema history. He received a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2003.
He has been nominated for 12 Academy Awards (1 win), 9 Golden Globes (3 wins), 11 Emmy Awards (3 wins), 15 Bafta Awards (3 wins), 5 Cannes Film Festival Awards (2 wins), 2 Grammy Awards (1 win).
His Personal Life
He is of Italian descent. He has been married 5 times and he has 3 daughters. His third wife was actress Isabella Rossellini.
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Famous quotes by Martin Scorsese
A lot of what I'm obsessed with is the relationship and the dynamics between people and the family, particularly brothers and their father.Martin Scorsese
Any film, or to me any creative endeavour, no matter who you're working with, is, in many cases, a wonderful experience.Martin Scorsese
As you grow older, you change.Martin Scorsese
Being a father at a later age is different from when I had my other two daughters when I was in my 20s and 30s. If you're in your 60s and you're with the kid every day, you're dealing with the mind of a child, so it opens up that childishness in you again.Martin Scorsese
Cinema is a matter of what's in the frame and what's out.Martin Scorsese
Death comes in a flash, and that's the truth of it, the person's gone in less than 24 frames of film.Martin Scorsese
Eradicating a religion of kindness is, I think, a terrible thing for the Chinese to attempt.Martin Scorsese
Film in the 20th century, it's the American art form, like jazz.Martin Scorsese
Food tells you everything about the way people live and who they are.Martin Scorsese
I do know that some Buddhists are able to attain peace of mind.Martin Scorsese
I don't like being in houses alone.Martin Scorsese
I love studying Ancient History and seeing how empires rise and fall, sowing the seeds of their own destruction.Martin Scorsese
I mean, music totally comes from your soul.Martin Scorsese
I think there's only one or two films where I've had all the financial support I needed. All the rest, I wish I'd had the money to shoot another ten days.Martin Scorsese
I've seen many, many movies over the years, and there are only a few that suddenly inspire you so much that you want to continue to make films.Martin Scorsese
If your mother cooks Italian food, why should you go to a restaurant?Martin Scorsese
It did remind me of something out of Greek mythology - the richest king who gets everything he wants, but ultimately his family has a curse on it from the Gods.Martin Scorsese
It seems to me that any sensible person must see that violence does not change the world and if it does, then only temporarily.Martin Scorsese
My whole life has been movies and religion. That's it. Nothing else.Martin Scorsese
Our world is so glutted with useless information, images, useless images, sounds, all this sort of thing. It's a cacophony, it's like a madness I think that's been happening in the past twenty-five years. And I think anything that can help a person sit in a room alone and not worry about it is good.Martin Scorsese
Part of making any endeavour is that each one has its own special problems. It's the nature of the process.Martin Scorsese
Popular music formed the soundtrack of my life.Martin Scorsese
The bottom line is, I tend to be going back to older and older music.Martin Scorsese
The cinema began with a passionate, physical relationship between celluloid and the artists and craftsmen and technicians who handled it, manipulated it, and came to know it the way a lover comes to know every inch of the body of the beloved. No matter where the cinema goes, we cannot afford to lose sight of its beginnings.Martin Scorsese
The fact that food plays such an important part in my films has everything to do with my family.Martin Scorsese
There are two kinds of power you have to fight. The first is the money, and that's just our system. The other is the people close around you, knowing when to accept their criticism, knowing when to say no.Martin Scorsese
There must be people who remember World War II and the Holocaust who can help us get out of this rut.Martin Scorsese
Very often I've known people who wouldn't say a word to each other, but they'd go to see movies together and experience life that way.Martin Scorsese
Working with HBO was an opportunity to experience creative freedom and 'long-form development' that filmmakers didn't have a chance to do before the emergence of shows like 'The Sopranos.'Martin Scorsese
Young film makers should learn how to deal with the money and learn how to deal with the power structure. Because it is like a battle.Martin Scorsese
Martin Scorsese's Popularity
Martin Scorsese is a famous American director, screenwriter and producer, who was born on November 17, 1942. As a person born on this date, Martin Scorsese is listed in our database as the 3rd most popular celebrity for the day (November 17) and the 14th most popular for the year (1942).
People born on November 17 fall under the Zodiac sign of Scorpio, the Scorpion. Martin Scorsese is the 111th most popular Scorpio.
Aside from information specific to Martin Scorsese's birthday, Martin Scorsese is the 956th most famous American and ranks 1st in famous people born in Flushing, New York, U.S.
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