US RELEASE: November 25th, 2015 (Open Road)
DIRECTOR: Tom McCarthy
WRITERS: Josh Singer, TomMcCarthy
CAST: Mark Ruffalo, Michael Keaton, Rachel McAdams, Liev Schreiber, John Slattery and Stanley Tucci
PRODUCERS: Blye Pagon Faust, Steve Golin, Nicole Rocklin, Michael Sugar
PRODUCTION COMPANIES: Participant Media, Anonymous Content, Rocklin/Faust
SYNOPSIS: 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 delve 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 thriller, tracing the steps to one of the biggest crime stories in modern times.