Unwind ‘The Irishman’ review: Scorsese makes an epic return to the crime genre with a more ruminative piece Updated : November 28, 2019 01:36 PM IST There is an air of sadness that permeates almost the entire movie as Frank Sheeran as a lonely and dying man recalls his life as a truck driver-turned-hitman. At a reported official cost of $159 million, this is also among Scorsese’s more expensive films, and one suspects that the large visual effects crew was a drain on the budget. The film has had a limited theatrical release in the US and is on Netflix’s slate of films competing for the Oscar. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.