A couple of not-so-funny things about final films. 

One, they’re usually not especially funny. 

Two, they’re not necessarily meant to be final films. 

That’s something I’m wondering about Martin Scorsese’s latest, “The Irishman,” which is opening in theaters briefly before taking a spot in the Netflix rotation. 

Netflix Inc. (Nasdaq: NFLX) is distributing the “The Irishman,” which is a return to Scorsese’s favorite genre: the gangster movie. “Mean Streets,” “Goodfellas,”…

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The Movie Biz: Will 'The Irishman' be Scorsese's perfect swan song?