A ‘what if’ question. What if Martin Scorsese’s 1990 masterpiece film Goodfellas was a weekly television sitcom? What would it’s introduction look like?
That simple question prompted this small project. The idea of a satiric look at Ray Liotta, Joe Pesci, Robert De Niro and Paul Sorvino’s characters thrust into a bit more humorous weekly television adventures I just couldn’t shake. Their criminal activities along with all the violence, drinking, drugs. What if the story of Henry Hill had a laugh track to accompany it.
When the idea of pairing Goodfellas with the television show The Golden Girls and using that popular show as a template – it seemed like a perfect match and resulted in this.
So here it is. ‘Goodfellas The TV Show Intro’!