R | | Crime, Drama, Thriller
An undercover cop and a mole in the police attempt to identify each other while infiltrating an Irish gang in South Boston.
While shooting on-location in Boston, Massachusetts, Martin Scorsese viewed the film's dailies at Emerson College.
Staff Sergeant Dignam is our liaison to the the undercover department, his undercover work is extensive. He's here to give us his report. Sergeant Dignam.
Dignam: Ok. My people are out there. They're like fuckin' indians. You're not gonna see 'em you're not...
(at around 46 mins) When Billy and Costello are sitting in the restaurant, Billy has a cigarette in his hand and in the next shot, he is blowing smoke rings, without taking a puff.
The title doesn't appear on screen until nearly 20 minutes into the movie.
£2,298,313 (UK) (8 October 2006)
$132,384,315 (USA) (22 March 2007)
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