A slight failure in communication almost derailed "Goodfellas." In 1986, Nicholas Pileggi wrote the book "Wiseguy: Life in a Mafia Family" about Henry Hill and his mob associates. After the book received positive reviews, director Martin Scorsese tried reaching out to Pileggi. Show More Summary
Although the actual release date was in September, there are already tributes to the movie Goodfellas for its 25th anniversary. Martin Scorsese’s film was based on the book Wiseguys, which told about FBI informant Henry Hill and the Lucchese crime family. Show More Summary
QPR XI: Green, Isla, Onuoha, Caulker, Hill, Phillips, Sandro, Barton, Henry, Austin, Zamora Subs: McCarthy, Traore, Dunne, Kranjcar, Hoilett, Grego-Cox, Comley. Chelsea XI: Courtois; Ivanovic, Cahill, Terry, Azpilicueta; Matic, Fabregas; Ramires, Willian, Hazard; Drogba Subs: Cech, Zouma, Filipe Luis, Mikel, Oscar, Cuadrado, Brown. Show More Summary
"For as long as I can remember I always wanted to be a gangster. To me that was better than being president of the United States. To be a gangster was to own the world." - Henry Hill in GoodFellas [ more › ]
Premier League: Loftus Road Queens Park Rangers vs. Tottenham Hotspur (kick-off 3 p.m. GMT / 10 a.m. EST) Referee: Craig Pawson Projected Lineups Queens Park Rangers: Green; Furlong, Caulker, Hill, Yun; Phillips, Sandro, Henry, Kranjcar;...Show More Summary
Steep rooflines and a cone-shaped turret known as a witch’s cap lend a whimsical quality to this 1920s home in Hollywood Hills known as the Erbes Residence. The vintage of the house, designed by Henry F. Withey, is evident in its barrel-vaulted ceilings, wrought iron accents and...
Fox News' Ed Henry grilled White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest today over why religion was invoked in President Obama's statement on Chapel Hill but not in the White House's statement on the ISIS killing of Coptic Christians in Egypt.
The award-winning former staff writer at the Los Angeles Times died Sunday night at home in the Hollywood Hills. Her husband, UC Irvine law professor Henry Weinstein, says that services are pending.
In the opening minutes of Better Call Saul, the Breaking Bad spinoff from AMC that premieres Feb. 8, we’re reintroduced to shady legal mastermind Saul Goodman, whose newly humdrum post-Heisenberg existence recalls Henry Hill’s witness-protection purgatory at the end of Goodfellas. Show More Summary
Via The Hill: Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) called protesters "low-life scum," after they interrupted a hearing by calling for former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger to be arrested for war crimes. Protesters from the group Code PinkShow More Summary
Senator John McCain isn't a happy camper today, but then, when is he ever? The Hill: Protesters from the group Code Pink chanted, "Arrest Henry Kissinger for war crimes!" and raised signs in the air as Kissinger entered the Senate Armed...Show More Summary
Those searching for a subdued atmosphere to sip a glass of natural wine have a new champion in June Wine Bar, which debuted in Cobble Hill last Thursday. The joint venture between The Farm on Adderley's Tom Kearney and Henry Rich...Show More Summary
U2 frontman Bono surprised a young Irish couple when he and his wife appeared at the end of an elaborate proposal enacted at the top of Killiney Hill, overlooking Dublin Bay. Cliff Henry, 30, had planned the proposal to coincide with his girlfriend’s 30th birthday, according to the Daily Mail. Show More Summary
The year 2015 means, among other things, that Martin Scorsese’s film Goodfellas is turning 25 years old. The movie was based on the life of mob informant Henry Hill and his relation to the Lucchese crime family. In this trivia list, you’ll learn how closely the movie followed the actual people portrayed. Show More Summary
To Tommy Henry, president of the Kerry Hills Pub (Rockaways) chapter of the MQFC.
The beautiful mansion that once stood at 353 Clinton Avenue in Clinton Hill in Brooklyn belonged to the industrialist William Henry Nichols, co-founder of the G. H. Nichols and Company. He was tremendously successful in the chemical business, as is plain to see from the plush interiors of his home.
Hey, Mighty. Tommy Henry, President of MQFC Kerry Hills Pub, Rockaway Beach Chapter here. We’ll be moving out to St. Joseph’s School gym/auditorium this Friday at 7 p.m. for the St. Joseph’s Church Annual Auction.
Henry "Big Bank Hank" Jackson of The Sugarhill Gang, composers of the pioneering "Rapper's Delight" (1979), died today at age 57 from cancer. Read the rest
He was one of the early hip hop pioneers and sadly Big Bank Hank lost his battle with cancer at 57 years of age. The Sugar Hill Gang star, whose real name was Henry Jackson, paved the way for guys like Kanye West, Jay Z, Eminem and the...Show More Summary
Big Bank Hank, best known rapper of the Sugar Hill Gang, is dead at 57 years old. TMZ is reporting today that the grandmaster rapper died in New York City on Tuesday, November 11, 2014, from cancer. Big Bank Hank, whose real name is Henry Jackson, had been battling the disease for some time. Show More Summary