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DVD PN 1997.2 B5418 2015 (HEU)


Black mass

Main Title: Black mass [videorecording] / directed by Scott Cooper ; screenplay by Mark Mallouk and Jez Butterworth ; produced by John Lesher, Brian Oliver ; produced by Scott Cooper, Patrick McCormick, Tyler Thompson ; a Warner Bros. Pictures presentation ; in association with Cross Creek Pictures & Ratpac-Dune Entertainment ; a Cross Creek Pictures production ; in association with Le Grisbi Productions, Free State Pictures, and Head Gear Films ; a Scott Cooper film

Genre/Form: Biographical films Historical films Fiction films Crime films Feature films Video recordings for the hearing impaired Video recordings for people with visual disabilities Dram

All Authors / Contributors: Scott Cooper; Brian Oliver; Mark Mallouk; Jez Butterworth; Johnny Depp; Joel Edgerton; Benedict Cumberbatch; Kevin Bacon; Jesse Plemons; Junkie XL; Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- ),; Cross Creek Pictures.; RatPac-Dune Entertainment (Firm),; Warner Home Video (Firm)

Language note: In English, French and Spanish with optional subtitles in English, French (Quebec) and Spanish; English descriptive audio; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)

Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 2015

Credits: Director of photography, Masanobu Takayanagi ; editor, David Rosenbloom ; music, Tom Holkenborg

Cast: Johnny Depp, Joel Edgerton, Benedict Cumberbatch, Kevin Bacon, Jesse Plemons

Target Audience: MPAA rating: R; for brutal violence, language throughout, some sexual references and brief drug use

Responsibility: Warner Bros. Pictures presents in association with Cross Creek Pictures and Ratpac-Dune Entertainment ; produced by Brian Oliver [and four others] ; screenplay by Mark Mallouk, Jez Butterworth ; directed by Scott Cooper

Summary: In 1970s South Boston, FBI agent John Connolly persuades Irish mobster Jimmy Bulger to collaborate with the FBI in order to eliminate their common enemy: the Italian mob. The drama tells the story of this unholy alliance, which spiraled out of control, allowing Whitey to evade law enforcement while consolidating his power and becoming one of the most ruthless and dangerous gangsters in Boston history

Subject: Bulger, Whitey, 1929- -- Drama.
Subject: Connolly, John J., 1940- -- Drama.
Subject: Gangsters -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Drama.
Subject: Mafia -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Drama.
Subject: Crime -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Drama.
Subject: Nineteen seventies -- Drama.
Subject: South Boston (Boston, Mass.) -- Drama.
Subject: Lehr, Dick -- Film adaptations.
videorecording DVD 122 mins.
1 videodisc (approximately 122 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
©2015, , Warner Bros. Entertainment Company , Burbank, California
Distributed by Odyssey
AV Material ID 1000014741
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