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Overview

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

  1. Tom McCarthy

    Director, Writer

  2. Josh Singer

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Mark Ruffalo

    Mark Ruffalo

    Michael Rezendes

  2. Michael Keaton

    Michael Keaton

    Walter "Robby" Robinson

  3. Rachel McAdams

    Rachel McAdams

    Sacha Pfeiffer

  4. Liev Schreiber

    Liev Schreiber

    Marty Baron

  5. John Slattery

    John Slattery

    Ben Bradlee Jr.

  6. Brian d'Arcy James

    Brian d'Arcy James

    Matt Carroll

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 8m

Budget $20,000,000.00

Revenue $88,346,473.00

Homepage http://www.spotlightthefilm.com

Release Information

  • September 5, 2015
    Premiere
  • November 6, 2015
    R, Theatrical (limited)
  • November 25, 2015
    R, Theatrical
  • February 23, 2016
    R, Physical

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Featured Review

A review by Reno

8.0
By Reno

Uncovering the sins committed by whom the millions of people believe in.

A documentary film would show the real faces of those offenders to shame them. That's the reason I desperately wanted it to be a documentary, then I would have definitely given a maximum mark. There's no complaint about this movie, but adaptation means fakes acting, fake settings and awards goes to non real achievers. Anyway, this movie kind looked a semi documentary and liked the way it was made.

The movie exposed a very important scandal. If something is open for a debate in the US means, the rest of the world wo... read the rest.

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