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In theatres:
  • November 13, 2015 - Toronto
  • November 13, 2015 - Vancouver
  • November 20, 2015
On DVD: February 23, 2016
Running time: 2h 6m
Genre: Thriller

When newly-hired senior editor Marty Baron (Liev Schreiber) at the Boston Globe insists that the members of "Spotlight" — a four-person investigative team led by editor Walter Robinson (Michael Keaton) — do an investigation into the child abuse perpetrated by Catholic Church clergy, he's initially met with resistance.

He doesn't back down and once the reporters start digging, they're shocked when they uncover a massive conspiracy to cover up years of child abuse, involving hundreds of children in the Boston area, perpetrated by at least 87 pedophile priests.

Director: Thomas McCarthy
Studio: Entertainment One
Producer(s): Blye Pagon Faust, Michael Bederman, Michael Sugar, Nicole Rocklin, Steve Golin
Cast: Mark Ruffalo, Michael Keaton, Rachel McAdams, Liev Schreiber, John Slattery, Stanley Tucci, Billy Crudup, Brian d'Arcy James
Writer(s): Thomas McCarthy, Josh Singer
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