Every so often I feel like Martin Scorsese feels the need to remake a version of his 1980 masterpiece Raging Bull, a tragedy featuring Robert DeNiro and Joe Pesci.
Ten years later he made Goodfellas, a similar tragedy with again DeNiro and Pesci but using Ray Liotta as the main character. In 1995, he made Casino with DeNiro and Pesci reprising their similar familiar roles from Raging Bull and Goodfellas.
Now coming out this December it looks like from the trailers that Wolf On Wall Street will be his next re-imaging this time starring Leo DiCaprio who’s replaced DeNiro and Jonah Hill playing the Pesci sidekick role:
Now what if you imagined that Scorsese had made a similar film with It’s a Wonderful Life? Owen Weber made a recut of the trailer: