Summary Õ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ☆ Henry HillIts kind and contains tons of great material the movie left out In 1980 my life as a Goodfella came to an endI traded my Brioni and Armani suits or T shirts and jeans I became a normal citizen I became Joe Schmoe says Henry Hill author of GANGSTERS AND GOODFELLAS and subject of WISEGUY which was the inspiration The Somme: Heroism and Horror in the First World War for the blockbusterilm a uarter of
a century of silence Hill inally tell us the rest of the story Gangsters and Goodfellas picks up wherecentury of silence Hill can inally tell us the rest of the story Gangsters and Goodfellas picks up where left off taking readers on *THE CRAZY RIDE OF HENRY S LIFE HIDING OUT *crazy ride of Henry s life hiding out the Witness Protection Programme doing prison time Tattoo a Banana: And Other Ways to Turn Anything and Everything Into Art for drug charges testifying in high profile heavily guarded mafia trials leaving his wife and children and eventually ending up in the entertainment businessThis is everything i wanted and theull story of the events after goodfellas being a huge Alice Oliver fan of the mafia and the movie goodfellas this was just perfect Now agreed henry hill is a rator snitching on his The Protestant Temperament family andriends but i get it and this book does not hold back on details on the background story of the real life events of goodfellas and after Paulie and Jimmy where sent to prison this recounts henrys life in the witness protection his on going addiction to drugs his ailed buisness attempts and him trying to tackle the world of book writing and hollywood From start to end i was enthralled i didn t want to stop listening to his storys and accounts all the details of how things really worked and went down i don t think I ll be able to watch goodfellas again without noteing what was going on behind the scenes of the scene and the movie I just can t wait now to get on to reading wiseguy the story that inspired the movie goodfellas and was partly wrote by the real henry hill so i just can t wait45 Stars On GoodReads 95100 GingerPoints. Rsonal collection Gangsters and Goodfellas also reveals Henry's lifelong struggle with addiction his 'business' relationships that have ranged rom mob bosses to movie producers and how through everything he survived ' Its been a hell of a journey and if I hadn't lived it myself I would never believe it I survived the mob I survived the government now I'm trying to survive Hollywo. ,
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keeps getting away There s something appealing about that and its vicariously addictingDespite Hill s protestations this book not only the life but the general idea of out of control male irresponsibility I do believe on some level he The Radiant Child feels bad about the violence He may eveneelwho keeps getting away There s something about that and its vicariously addictingDespite Hill s protestations this book
BAD ABOUT SOME OF THE THEFT BUT I DONabout some of the theft But I don get the sense rom this book that Henry really gives a damn about the pain he caused his amily Maybe he does care maybe he thinks he does care but I don t see that intimate regret represented here and that s disturbing given how much Greg and Gina s later memoir affected meHill may be twelve stepping his way through the The Internet of Us: Knowing More and Understanding Less in the Age of Big Data final pages but the only real redemption Iind in Gangsters and Goodfellas is viewing it as part of a dysfunctional whole This is a great case of real life crossing over to iction Henry Hill is the inspiration or so many of the mafia related Tempting Eden films and movies Goodfellas may be the most obvious as it was Hill s story that got turned into script but hearing other tales of his life and early hijinks I realise now that these are just mirrored in certain episodes of The Sopranos pretty obvious to see where they got their inspirationrom To have lived a life like his if it wasn t so well documented then I probably wouldn t believe it Hearing stories such as how the Fab Four unknowingly helped Hill and his crew with a heist makes his story all the better A strong 4 Talking to Dragons (Enchanted Forest Chronicles, from me and would recommend this to others Good book to read if you were ever curious about what happened to Henry Hill after Goodfellas Not a great book just ok but definitely recommended to mafiaans BUT If you saw Goodfellas and didn t read the book it was based on Wiseguy Talking to Dragons forget this book and read Wiseguy asap One of the best books of. And Goodfellas picks up where Wiseguy left off taking readers on the crazy ride of Henry's life hiding out in the Witness Protection Programme doing prison timeor drug charges testifying in high profile heavily guarded mafia trials leaving his wife and children and eventually ending up in the entertainment business Including an exclusive selection of photographs rom Henry's pe. .
This was an entertaining memoir of ormer mobster Henry Hill Ray Liotta s character rom the movie Goodfellas The book was lively and energetic I thought and lots of gangster euphemisms like the Forgetta bout it True to the movie Henry and his two close associates Tommy DeSimone Joe Pesci s I was very surprised at how much I two close associates Tommy DeSimone Joe Pesci s I was very surprised at how much I this memoir by Henry Hill the mob associate whose life was the source or one of my The Bride of Willow Creek favorite mob books Wiseguy and one of myavorite mob movies Goodfellas Last year I read On the Run A Mafia Childhood by Greg and Gina Hill Henry s two children After the extreme romanticism of Goodfellas the book by Greg and Gina made me GREAT INVESTMENT, THE feel absolutely icky and repulsed by the very idea of Henry Hill because of what the kids went through On the Run was written a couple years after Gangsters Goodfellas so it s telling that here Henry doesn t mention his relationship with his kids much The two books sitting side by side are among the most disturbing documents of my generation Hill s kids are roughly my age It s like any other case where parents utterlyail to understand what
Hell They Re Putting Theirthey re putting their through Only here the context is vastly weirder than with most amiliesHenry Hill spends some of the time in this book talking about how "bad he eels emphasizing and re emphasizing that he doesn t want to encourage anyone to become "he The Lively Art of Writing feels emphasizing and re emphasizing that he doesn t want to encourage anyone to become criminal He also bellyaches with even greaterreuency about how much money he blew particularly how much money he blew on drugs I know the eeling when one needs money it s easy to eel extreme remorse about the money one spent unwisely in the pastMost of the book however is spent re living and boasting about his criminal exploits and his almost incomprehensible compulsive pursuit of women and the trashy drama that wrought It s like an episode. In 1980 my life as a 'Goodfella' came to an endI traded my Brioni and Armani suits or T shirts and jeans I became a normal citizen I became Joe Schmoe' says Henry Hill author of GANGSTERS AND GOODFELLAS and subject of WISEGUY which was the inspiration or the blockbuster ilm GOODFELLASAfter a uarter of a century of silence Hill can inally tell us the rest of the story Gangsters.