5 Biographical Movies |
8 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
14 Interviews |
39 Articles |
12 Pictorials |
40 Magazine Cover Photos |
Robert De Niro Jr. | Robâto De Nîro | Bobby DeNiro | Robert DeNiro | Robert Denero | Robert DeNiro in opening credits
5' 9½" (1.77 m)
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I know it's important to give everybody as much freedom as you can so that they don't feel there are any limitations. With any mistake they could make, everything is fine. And then they're not afraid to try things or trust you when you say, "Look, let's try and go in this direction." That's very important with actors - and all other creative elements.
Accidentally broke a rib of Joe Pesci
in a sparring scene in Raging Bull
(1980). This shot appears in the film: De Niro hits Pesci in the side, Pesci groans, and there is a quick cut to another angle.
Often played characters that were prone to brutal violence and/or characters who were borderline psychotics.