• The Hollywood Reporter on LinkedIn
  • Follow THR on Pinterest

The Departed

Latest News

  1. Whitey Bulger Sentenced to Life in Prison

    7:50 am 11/14/2013

    The former Boston crime boss, who was convicted of racketeering in August, inspired Jack Nicholson's character in "The Departed."Read more

    • 0
  2. Ex-Boston Mob Boss 'Whitey' Bulger Convicted of 11 Killings, Other Crimes

    11:40 am 8/12/2013

    The man who inspired Jack Nicholson's character in "The Departed" was found guilty of murders in the 1970s and '80s while he led the Winter Hill Gang.Read more

    • 0
  3. LACMA Art+Film Gala To Honor Martin Scorsese, David Hockney

    9:46 pm 6/16/2013

    Snagging Scorsese as an honoree for its benefit represents a very public hug between the museum and the director, who once criticized LACMA's handling of its film programming.Read more

    • 0
  4. 10 Wicked Awesome Boston-Bred Songs

    1:47 pm 4/16/2013

    In the wake of Monday's double bombings at the Boston Marathon, THR offers 10 tunes that the city's residents should be proud to call their own.Read more

    • 0
  5. Analysis: What China's New President Means for the Entertainment Industry

    1:24 am 3/15/2013

    He loves Hollywood war movies, but also detests foreigners “pointing fingers” at China.Read more

    • 0
  6. Martin Scorsese Sued by Producer Cecchi Gori Over Alleged Deal to Direct 'Silence'

    6:54 pm 8/22/2012

    UPDATED: Cecchi Gori claims it invested $750,000 to develop the property and that Scorsese agreed way back in 1990 to direct it after "Kundun" (1997). A rep for the director calls the claims "absurd." Read more

    • 4
  7. How 'Avatar,' Obama's Personal Letter Helped U.S. Studios Gain More Access to China's Market

    12:05 pm 2/24/2012

    Executives Bob Iger, Jeffrey Katzenberg and Chris Dodd played a role in the backroom negotiation that will allow more 3D blockbusters into the country.Read more

    • 0
  8. Whitey Bulger Arrest: FBI Pays $2.1 Million Reward in Case of Martin Scorsese's 'Departed' Inspiration

    12:15 pm 9/24/2011

    Jack Nicholson played a character modeled on the former crime boss, who was captured in June after 16 years on the run, in the Oscar-winning film; two films about the mobster also are in the works.Read more

    • 0
  9. Producer Graham King Fast-tracking Crime Movie Featuring Whitey Bulger

    8:32 pm 6/27/2011

    Former enforcer John Martorano, the film's subject, thinks Ed Harris should play WhiteyRead more

    • 0
Syndicate content