Logline :                                Break the story. Break the silence.

                                Their story stunned a city. Their courage changed the world.

                                The true story behind the scandal that shook the world.


Director:   Tom McCarthy

Screenplay:   Tom McCarthy & Josh Singer

Stars:   Michael Keaton, Mark Ruffalo, Rachel McAdams, Liev Schreiber, John Slattery, Brian d’Arcy James, Billy Crudup and Stanley Tucci

Genre:   Drama, Thriller


SYNOPSIS 1 (685 characters w/ spaces)

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 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, touching off a wave of revelations around the world. Directed by Academy Award-nominee Tom McCarthy,


SPOTLIGHT is a tense investigative dramatic-thriller, tracing the steps to one of the biggest cover-ups in modern times.


SYNOPSIS 2 (189 characters w/ spaces)

The true story of how the Boston Globe uncovered the massive scandal of child molestation and cover-up within the local Catholic Archdiocese, shaking the entire Catholic Church to its core.


MTRCB Rating:  R16 (Children below 16 years of age must be accompanied by an adult)

Running Time:  2 hours and 7 minutes

Released by:  Solar Pictures



Link to view trailer (YouTube):   https://youtu.be/fJsbWbWCHew


Link to view trailer (Faceboook): https://www.facebook.com/solarpicturesPH/videos/1160552863973120/


Official website:    http://spotlightthefilm.com/