Netflix reportedly is not yet willing to commit to giving Martin Scorsese’s gangster saga The Irishman a theatrical release. Starring a Scorsese all-star team of Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci, Harvey Keitel, Bobby Cannavale and Jack Huston – along with Scorsese newbie Al Pacino – The Irishman charts the career of Frank Sheeran, an alleged mob hitman who late in life claimed to have been involved in the murder of Jimmy Hoffa, the Teamsters president whose disappearance remains one of the 20th Century’s great unsolved mysteries. The film is expected to come out in 2019.

Scorsese’s ambitious plan for The Irishman includes using CGI to de-age star Robert De Niro, allowing him to play a younger Frank ...

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