Robert De Niro plays Jake LaMotta, a boxer who uses rage and violence in the ring to cripple his opponents in the movie Raging Bull.
Jake La Motta - Robert De Niro
TriviaRaging Bull won two Oscars and had some other 19 wins in other various film award shows.
Both Beverly D’Angelo and Sharon Stone auditioned for the role of Vickie in the movie Raging Bull.
Robert De Niro won for Best Actor In A Leading Role for the role of Jake LaMotta in Raging Bull.
Joe Pesci won for Best Actor In A Supporting Role for the role of Joey LaMotta in Raging Bull.
Cathy Moriarty won for Best Actress In A Supporting Role for the role of Vicki LaMotta in Raging Bull.
Martin Scorsese won for Best Director for Raging Bull.
Irwin Winkler and Robert Chartoff, Producers won for Best Picture for Raging Bull.
80's Film Facts:
The Movie Raging Bull was released to theatres on 11/14/1980 by MGM/UA, and grossed $23,380,203 at the box office in the US on a budget of $18,000,000 .
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