'Robert De Niro Just Wants to be Understood,' a Supercut

Henry Baker

There are few actors in show business with a career as storied and lauded as Robert De Niro. For decades, he has shown wide-ranging ability to play characters with a variety of problems and abilities. But surprisingly, many of these characters have something in common, and the Slate video team was able to put together an awesome supercut showing a through-line that is shared by many De Niro performances. In 'Robert De Niro Just Wants to be Understood,' a notable similarity in 13 different films is recounted in just over a minute and a half. Check it out. And tell us, what's your favorite De Niro performance? Tell us on Facebook, or on Twitter @YahooTrending.