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Scor·se·se(skôr-sĕs′ē), Martin Born 1942.
American film director known for his psychologically complex films that emphasize character over plot, including Taxi Driver (1976), Raging Bull (1980), and The Departed (2006), for which he won an Academy Award.
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(Biography) Martin. born 1942, US film director, whose films include Taxi Driver (1976), Raging Bull (1980), the controversial The Last Temptation of Christ (1988), Goodfellas (1990), Casino (1995), and The Departed (2006), for which he won an Academy Award for Best Director
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