A Lion of Drama Lets His Operatic Soul Roar

sorvino_small.jpgBy KATHRYN SHATTUCK [NY Times, 4 March 2006]
It was something in the eyes.
Gone was the lethal half-lidded gaze leveled over a serving of lasagna by the Mafia captain Paul Cicero in “Goodfellas.” Nor was the look the chillingly impenetrable lower-lid droop of the diplomat Henry Kissinger in “Nixon.”