Henry Hill: Death Of A Goodfella

Henry Hill: Death Of A Goodfella

Newark : NJ : USA | Jun 13, 2012 at 9:36 AM PDT
Source: International Business Times
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Articles However, since millions of words of praise have been heaped upon Goodfellas over the past two-plus decades, allow me to take a contrary approach and point out what was wrong with the movie. *Ray Liotta was badly miscast as Hill. While Liotta was tall, stylish, slender and handsome (at least... FULL ARTICLE AT International Business Times
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Henry Hill, pictured in 2010
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