Black Mass

Black Mass

  • 2015
  • R
  • 122 min
  • UK, USA
  • biography, crime, drama

FBI agent John Connolly convinces Whitey Bulger, a criminal mobster, to become an informant. However, things soon go out of control, leading Whitey to become one of the most fearsome gangsters.

Director: Scott Cooper

Writer: Jez Butterworth, Mark Mallouk

Stars: Johnny Depp, Joel Edgerton, Benedict Cumberbatch

Black Mass spins a gripping yarn out of its fact-based story -- and leaves audiences with one of Johnny Depp's most compelling performances in years.

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  • Scott Cooper
    Scott Cooper
    Scott Cooper (born 1970) is an American actor, writer, director, and producer. He is known for writing, directing and producing the 2009 film Crazy Heart starring Jeff Bridges. The film, released by Fox Searchlight Pictures, has received a number of accolades, including awards presented by the Chicago Film Critics Association, the Independent Spirit Awards and by the Writers Guild of America. He...

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Tagline: Keep your enemies close.

Source: based on the book by Dick Lehr and Gerard O'Neill

Certificate: R

Genres: biography, crime, drama

Categories: fbi agent, gangster, boston massachusetts, informant, mobster, corruption, senator, organized crime, mafia, maniac, gang war, double cross, urban decay, district attorney, hitman, money laundering, on the run, drunkenness, tough guy

Details and Technical Specs

Runtime: 122 min

Country: UK, USA

Language: English

Sound Mix: Datasat, Dolby Digital

Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1

Color: Color