Martin Scorsese Does Not Want People Watching ‘The Irishman’ On Their Phones

“The Irishman” may be a Netflix movie but its director wants people to experience it on the biggest screen they can find.

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Speaking to ABC News, Martin Scorsese said that he takes issue with people watching the three-and-a-half-hour epic on their phones.

“I would suggest,” he said, “if you ever want to see one of my pictures, or most films – please, please don’t look at it on a phone, please. An iPad, a big iPad, maybe.”

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Despite Scorsese’s intentions, memes about watching “The Irishman” on tiny and unexpected screens have spread across social media.

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