Breslin and Hamill: Deadline Artists (2019) | Official Trailer | HBO

Breslin and Hamill: Deadline Artists (2019) | Official Trailer | HBO


SPIKE LEE:
Back in the day, I mean,
you would buy papers to see
what Jimmy Breslin’s saying,y’know?
And Pete Hamill.
These guys were like superstars.MAN 1:
They were everywhere.
LEE:People saw them as
the voice of true New Yorkers.
MAN 2:Hamill was like a poet
of New York.
Once, there was another city
here, and now it is gone.
-The lost city of New York.
-(SIRENS BLARING) And Breslin would give you
the…She held a thick textbook
against her face.
He put the gun against
the textbook and shot.
(GUNSHOT) MAN 3:
Jimmy revolutionized the column.
MAN 4:
He’s like a mad scientist.
Everybody would walk
on eggshells
because he was writing.MAN 5:Pete somehow managed
to be editor of both
theNew York Daily News
and theNew York Post.MAN 6:He had this almost
movie star life.
MAN 5: Sometimes they were
colleagues at the same paper,
sometimes they were rivals,but they were always
good friends.
We were doing the same thing
against the world.

Dereck Turner

3 thoughts on “Breslin and Hamill: Deadline Artists (2019) | Official Trailer | HBO

  1. tecums3h says:

    Never argue with a man who buys his ink by the barrel.

  2. ort2299 says:

    Release date?!?!?!

  3. Breslin James says:

    Jimmy Breslin the reporter was a piece of shit….

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