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by McCarthy, Tom [film director,]; Singer, Josh [screenwriter,]; Sugar, Michael [film producer.]; Golin, Steve [film producer.]; Rocklin, Nicole [film producer.]; Faust, Blye Pagon [film producer.]; Skoll, Jeff [film producer.]; King, Jonathan (Film producer) [film producer.]; Omidyar, Pierre [film producer.]; Bederman, Michael [film producer.]; Dorros, Bard [film producer.]; Ortenberg, Tom [film producer.]; Lawson, Peter (Film producer) [film producer.]; Marchand, Xavier (Film producer) [film producer.]; Ruffalo, Mark [actor.]; Keaton, Michael [actor.]; McAdams, Rachel [actor.]; Schreiber, Liev [actor.]; Slattery, John [actor.]; James, Brian D'Arcy [actor.]; Tucci, Stanley [actor.]; Crudup, Billy [actor.]; Guilfoyle, Paul [actor.]; Sheridan, Jamey [actor.]; Cariou, Len [actor.]; Huff, Neal [actor.]; Creighton, Michael Cyril [actor.]; Countryman, Michael [actor.]; Takayanagi, Masanobu [director of photography.]; Carter, Stephen H [production designer.]; McArdle, Tom (Film editor) [editor of moving image work.]; Chuck, Wendy [costume designer.]; Shore, Howard [composer (expression)]; Open Road Films [presenter.]; Participant Media [presenter.]; First Look Media (Firm) [presenter.]; Anonymous Content (Firm) [production company.]; Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm) [publisher.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelVisual materialPublisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2016]Edition: [DVD].Description: 1 videodisc (129 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.Language note: Closed-captioned in English, with optional subtitles in French or Spanish; optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.Uniform titles: Spotlight (Motion picture).Subject(s): Catholic Church -- Clergy -- Sexual behavior -- Drama | Boston globe -- Drama | Globe Newspaper Co. -- Drama | Investigative reporting -- Drama | Child sexual abuse -- Drama | Boston (Mass.) -- Drama | Biographical films | Historical films | Journalism films | Fiction films | Feature films | Video recordings for the hearing impairedAwards: Academy Awards, 2016: Best motion picture of the year and Best writing, original screenplay.Awards: Screen Actors Guild, 2016: Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture.Cast: Mark Ruffalo, Michael Keaton, Rachel McAdams, Liev Schreiber, John Slattery, Brian D'Arcy James, Stanley Tucci, Billy Crudup, Paul Guilfoyle, Jamey Sheridan, Len Cariou, Neal Huff, Michael Cyril Creighton, Michael Countryman.Summary: 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.
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It 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 delves 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.

DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1 aspect ratio) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1.

Wide screen (1.85:1).

Closed-captioned in English, with optional subtitles in French or Spanish; optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.

Mark Ruffalo, Michael Keaton, Rachel McAdams, Liev Schreiber, John Slattery, Brian D'Arcy James, Stanley Tucci, Billy Crudup, Paul Guilfoyle, Jamey Sheridan, Len Cariou, Neal Huff, Michael Cyril Creighton, Michael Countryman.

Director of photography, Masanobu Takayanagi ; production designer, Stephen Carter ; editor, Tom McArdle ; costume designer, Wendy Chuck ; music by Howard Shore.

Originally released as a motion picture in 2015.

MPAA rating: R; for some language including sexual references.

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.

Special features: Uncovering the truth: A spotlight team roundtable; Spotlight: a look inside; The state of journalism.

Academy Awards, 2016: Best motion picture of the year and Best writing, original screenplay.

Screen Actors Guild, 2016: Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture.

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