Monthly Archives: August 2014

James Woods as Lester Diamond

  Mission Accomplished: James Woods as Lester Diamond in Casino (dir. Martin Scorsese, 1995) “A friend once told me, “People who live in bad neighborhoods love James Woods.” – Gavin Smith writing in Film Comment Casino,┬áMartin Scorsese’s 1995 Las Vegas opus,┬árecounts the rise and fall of Ace Rothstein (Robert Deniro). It’s the story of a […]