"Spotlight" (2015)

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"Spotlight" (2015)

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Spotlight is a 2015 American biographical crime drama film directed by Tom McCarthy and written by McCarthy and Josh Singer. The film follows The Boston Globe's "Spotlight" team, the oldest continuously operating newspaper investigative journalist unit in the United States, and its investigation into cases of widespread and systemic child sex abuse in the Boston area by numerous Roman Catholic priests. It is based on a series of stories by the "Spotlight" team that earned The Globe the 2003 Pulitzer Prize for Public Service.

Release date: 20 November 2015 (USA)

Genre': Crime, Drama, History

Director: Tom McCarthy

Executive Producers: Michael Bederman, Bard Dorros, Jonathan King, Peter Lawson, Xavier Marchand, Pierre Omidyar, Tom Ortenberg, Josh Singer, Jeff Skoll
Screenwriters: Josh Singer, Tom McCarthy
Music by: Howard Shore
Cinematography by: Masanobu Takayanagi

Cast: Mark Ruffalo, Michael Keaton, Rachel McAdams, John Slattery, Stanley Tucci, Brian d'Arcy James, Liev Schreiber, Billy Crudup


Academy Awards (2016 / 88th):
  • Best Motion Picture of the Year
  • Best Writing, Original Screenplay
BAFTA Awards (2016):
  • Best Original Screenplay
Overall: 121 wins and 138 nominations

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