Lengthy runtime turns Scorsese’s Silence from interesting to dull


Martin Scorsese, who’s celebrating the 50th anniversary of his feature film directorial debut this year, has long since earned the right to make whatever type of film he pleases. With classics like Raging Bull, Goodfellas, Gangs of New York, and The Departed under his belt, film aficionados have been thrilled over and over by the filmmaking master. That said, Scorsese’s latest film, Silence, is likely to satisfy only his most hardcore fans, and even they…

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