Logline : Break the story. Break the silence.
Their story stunned a city. Their courage changed the world.
The true story behind the scandal that shook the world.
Director: Tom McCarthy
Screenplay: Tom McCarthy & Josh Singer
Stars: Michael Keaton, Mark Ruffalo, Rachel McAdams, Liev Schreiber, John Slattery, Brian d’Arcy James, Billy Crudup and Stanley Tucci
Genre: Drama, Thriller
SYNOPSIS 1 (685 characters w/ spaces)
SPOTLIGHT tells the riveting true story of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Boston Globe investigation that would rock the city and cause a crisis in one of the world’s oldest and most trusted institutions.
When the newspaper’s tenacious “Spotlight” team of reporters delves into allegations of abuse in the Catholic Church, their year-long investigation uncovers a decades-long cover-up at the highest levels of Boston’s religious, legal, and government establishment, touching off a wave of revelations around the world.
Directed by Academy Award-nominee Tom McCarthy, SPOTLIGHT is a tense investigative dramatic-thriller, tracing the steps to one of the biggest cover-ups in modern times.
SYNOPSIS 2 (189 characters w/ spaces)
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.
MTRCB Rating: R16 (Children below 16 years of age must be accompanied by an adult)
Running Time: 2 hours and 7 minutes
Released by: Solar Pictures
Link to view trailer (YouTube): https://youtu.be/fJsbWbWCHew
Link to view trailer (Faceboook): https://www.facebook.com/solarpicturesPH/videos/1160552863973120/
Official website: http://spotlightthefilm.com/