1) "Raging Bull"
For "The Godfather: Part II," he learned Sicilian. For "Taxi Driver," he drove a cab for a few weeks. (Some fares recognized him, as he had just won an Oscar for "The Godfather." "Are things that tough out there?" one passenger asked him. "Yep," De Niro shrugged.) ... moreGlenn Kenny is chief film critic for MSN Movies. He was the chief film critic for Premiere magazine from 1998 to 2007. He contributes to various publications and websites, and blogs at http://somecamerunning.typepad.com. He lives in Brooklyn.