Spotlight

Spotlight (2015)

  • R
  • 128 min
  • USA
  • crime, drama, history
8/10

The true story of how The Boston Globe uncovered the massive scandal of child abuse and the cover-up within the local Catholic Archdiocese, shaking the entire Catholic Church to its core.

Director: Tom McCarthy

Writer: Tom McCarthy, Josh Singer

Stars: Mark Ruffalo, Michael Keaton, Rachel McAdams, Liev Schreiber, John Slattery

Spotlight

Spotlight (2015)

  • R
  • 128 min
  • USA
  • crime, drama, history
8/10

The true story of how The Boston Globe uncovered the massive scandal of child abuse and the cover-up within the local Catholic Archdiocese, shaking the entire Catholic Church to its core.

Director: Tom McCarthy

Writer: Tom McCarthy, Josh Singer

Stars: Mark Ruffalo, Michael Keaton, Rachel McAdams, Liev Schreiber, John Slattery

Won 2016 Academy Awards Award for Best Picture


Spotlight gracefully handles the lurid details of its fact-based story while resisting the temptation to lionize its heroes, resulting in a drama that honors the audience as well as its real-life subjects.

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Main Cast


Content


Tagline: Break the story. Break the silence.

Genres: crime, drama, history

Keywords: child abuse, journalism, judge, florida, boston, pedophilia, court, cover-up, priest, lawyer, catholic, catholic church, catholicism, september 11 2001, investigative journalism, cardinal, christmas

Categories: archdiocese, boston massachusetts, journalism, pedophilia, child abuse, cardinal, lawyer, year 2001, priest, archdiocese, scandal, boston globe the newspaper

Certificate: R

Crew


Producer: Michael Sugar, Steve Golin, Nicole Rocklin, Blye Pagon Faust

Editor: Tom McArdle

Casting: Kerry Barden, John Buchan, Jason Knight, Paul Schnee

Director of photography: Masanobu Takayanagi

Original music composer: Howard Shore

Costume design: Wendy Chuck

Executive producer: Jeff Skoll, Jonathan King, Pierre Omidyar, Michael Bederman, Bard Dorros, Josh Singer, Tom Ortenberg, Peter Lawson, Xavier Marchand

Associate producer:

Production design: Stephen H. Carter

Details


Runtime: 128 min

Country: USA

Language: English

Sound Mix: Dolby Digital

Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1

Color: Color