R | | Crime, Drama, History
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.
Ironically, director Tom McCarthy, in the series The Wire (2002), played the role of a dishonest reporter who fabricates stories and eventually receives the Pulitzer Prize for them. His character is the polar opposite of those depicted in Spotlight.
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Court Clerk Mark: Mother's ballin' and the uncle is pissed off.
Young Cop: She's not married?
Court Clerk Mark: Divorced, with 4 kids. I guess the Father was helping out.
Young Cop: Helping out?
Court Clerk Mark: ...Hey, Mr. Burke, they're in the back talking to the Bishop.
Paul Burke: And Father?
Court Clerk Mark: We put him in the ...
When Sacha and Joe Crowley are walking, they pass a Synagogue with a Star of David window pane. Later, Crowley says they are in front of a church and the tree covers the Star of David.
$295,009 (USA) (6 November 2015)
$44,988,180 (USA) (29 April 2016)
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