Raging Bull — Scorsese's Redemption
by A Matter of Film
In this video essay, Gus Schroder takes a look at Martin Scorsese’s Raging Bull, digging beneath Jake LaMotta’s rise and fall as a boxer to reveal his self-destruction, inability to cope with jealousy and anger and sexual insecurities.
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