Martin Scorsese’s The King of Comedy, Example #1 on the Horror/Comedy Axis

“An Equal Amount of Blueberries in Each Muffin”

Pool Hall Brawl (Mean Streets)

Great American Heroes

Who is more heroic or more American than Henry Hill, Jimmy Conway, Paulie Cicero, or Tommy DeVito? No
one, that’s who! Also, for that matter, is there anyone more American than Joe Pesci? No way, Jose! Painting by William Parsons.