Black Mass Synopsis
In 1970s South Boston, FBI Agent John Connolly (Joel Edgerton) persuades Irish mobster James “Whitey” Bulger (Johnny Depp) to collaborate with the FBI and eliminate a 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, consolidate power, and become one of the most ruthless and powerful gangsters in Boston history.
The Maze Runner: Scorch Trials debuts in the top spot at the box office with $30.3 million, fending off Black Mass, which took second place.
A textbook for brilliant ensemble acting, Johnny Depp is ruthless, calculating, and magnetic in Black Mass.
The true story of Irish mobster James "Whitey" Bulger comes to terrifying life in the latest sneak peek at Black Mass.
Johnny Depp terrorizes as real-life gangster Whitey Bulger in the new trailer for director Scott Cooper's Black Mass.
Johnny Depp stars as Boston mobster Whitey Bulger in the first trailer for director Scott Cooper's Black Mass, in theaters this September.
Johnny Depp calmly walks away after murdering a man in cold blood in the first official photo from the Whitey Bulger biopic Black Mass.
Black Mass is shooting a DEA car chase sequence in in Lynn, Massachussets with a first look at star Johnny Depp as Whitey Bulger.
Adam Scott has joined the cast as well, portraying FBI agent Robert Fitzpatrick in director Scott Cooper's Whitey Bulger biopic.
Juno Temple has joined the cast as a prostitute in director Scott Cooper's biopic about the life of Boston gangster Whitey Bulger.
The actress will play Lindsey, the girlfriend of Whitey Bulger and mother to his six-year-old son in director Scott Cooper's biopic.
Scott Cooper is directing this biopic on Whitey Bulger, who used his status as an FBI informant to get rid of his competition.
Warner Bros. is distributing, with Joel Edgerton co-starring in this biopic centering on Boston gangster Whitey Bulger.
Tom Hardy is in talks to play Whitey Bulger's confidante and FBI agent John Connolly in this true life drama from director Scott Cooper.
The Out of the Furnace filmmaker is in talks to rewrite the script and direct. Johnny Depp left the project in May, but has now re-entered negotiations.
The actor was asked to take half of his usual $20 million salary to help bring the budget down, but instead walked away from director Barry Levinson's project.
Barry Levinson is directing this drama that tells the true story of Whitey Bulger, who became an FBI informant to take down a crime family.
The busy actor will shoot both projects back-to-back, with Transcendence starting in April and Black Mass shooting this summer.
Barry Levinson is directing this biopic about the notorious Boston gangster, which begins production this May.