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Spotlight (2015)

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Starring (View all)
Teresa Wilson Teresa Wilson
Maureen
Amy Whalen Amy Whalen
Pedestrian
Peter Lewis Walsh Peter Lewis Walsh
Red Sox Fan
Kyle Viveiros Kyle Viveiros
Baseball Fan
George J. Vezina George J. Vezina
Globe Staff
Jami Tennille Jami Tennille
Elaine Carroll
Carl Carl 'CJ' Tempesta
Boston Globe Intern


Written by
Thomas McCarthy Thomas McCarthy
(written by)
Josh Singer Josh Singer
(written by)


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4 years, 3 months ago at Jul 8 8:32
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Alright time for another real story that was nominated for Oscars that is now on Netflix. This one will surely be more serious than the other one though given the content. I like Thomas McCarthy's films. He did Up, The Cobbler, and Million Dollar Arm. I haven't seen any of Josh Singer's films yet though. I also really like the cast here. A newspaper suing the Catholic Church has to be a very inten... read more

MOVIE REVIEW: Spotlight

4 years, 7 months ago at Mar 13 4:13
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            Before it was awarded the Best Picture Oscar, "Spotlight" was being touted as “All the President’s Men” all over again, but with a scandal most consider as even m... read more

Spotlight

4 years, 8 months ago at Feb 2 19:27
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Spotlight, based upon the Boston Globe’s 2002 expose on sex abuse within the Catholic Church, is a film that takes a familiar story, but pulls back the curtain to reveal the blood, sweat, and groundwork it took to uncover it all. It presents Boston not as a sprawling city, but as a small-town mindset, heavily under control of the church and prone to closing ranks to protect its own. It would sou... read more
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It tells of how the Boston Globe's "Spotlight Team" reporters spent a year interviewing victims and reviewing thousands of pages of documents and discovered years of cover-ups by Church leadership. Their reporting eventually led to the resignation of Cardinal Bernard Law, who had hidden years of serial abuse by other priests, and opened the floodgates to revelations of molestation and cover-ups worldwide that still reverberate today.
Release date: 20 November 2015
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