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Though they haven't worked together as actor and director since 1995's "Casino," the past couple of years has seen a project brewing that would reunite Robert De Niro and Martin Scorsese. "I Heard You Paint Houses" -- also known as "The Irishman" -- has been in the works since 2010, with Scorsese and De Niro to also team with Joe Pesci, with Harvey Keitel and Al Pacino also rumored for roles. And while every time either De Niro and Scorsese are doing press rounds they insist its still on the table, this latest bit of info is undeniably intriguing. Based on the non-fiction book by Charles Brandt, the true story tale centers on Frank Sheeran, a WWII veteran who led a colorful life as a high ranking officer in the International Brotherhood of Teamsters while also dabbling in organized crime as a highly-sought-after hitman. "We've been trying to get it going »


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