Directed by Martin Scorsese. With Paul Newman, Tom Cruise, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Helen Shaver. Fast Eddie Felson teaches a cocky but immensely talented protégé the ropes of pool hustling, which in turn inspires him to make an unlikely comeback.
Directed by Michael Cimino. With Robert De Niro, Christopher Walken, John Cazale, John Savage. An in-depth examination of the ways in which the U. Vietnam War impacts and disrupts the lives of people in a small industrial town in Pennsylvania.