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Q&A with Scott Cooper, director of "Black Mass"

6 days agoArts : Prospero

SCOTT COOPER’s new crime drama “Black Mass” tells the true story of JamesWhiteyBulger (Johnny Depp). Currently serving two consecutive life terms for racketeering, extortion, money laundering, drugs distribution and involvement in...Show More Summary

Oscars: Joel Edgerton On’Black Mass’ And Mundane Evil – AwardsLine

At the center of Black Mass is Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger, whose criminal empire was made possible thanks to his relationship with disgraced FBI agent John Connelly. Having grown up in the same south Boston neighborhood, Connelly...Show More Summary

Whitey Bulger’s girlfriend doesn’t belong in jail, twin sister says

last weekNews / Crime : NYPost: Crime

BOSTON – An effort to extend the imprisonment of the long-term girlfriend of former Boston mob boss JamesWhiteyBulger for refusing to say whether anyone helped the couple during their 16 years on the lam is unfair, the woman’s identical twin sister said on Thursday. Catherine Greig, 64, who is already serving an eight-year...

Whitey Bulger’s girlfriend pleads not guilty to contempt charge

last monthNews / Crime : NYPost: Crime

BOSTON — The longtime girlfriend and fugitive companion of mobster JamesWhiteyBulger pleaded not guilty Monday to a contempt charge for refusing to say whether other people helped him...

Boston mobster Bulger’s girlfriend pleads not guilty to contempt

last monthNews : The Raw Story

The longtime girlfriend of former Boston mob boss JamesWhiteyBulger pleaded not guilty on Monday to contempt charges for refusing to testify about whether anyone helped the couple during their 16 years on the lam. Catherine Greig, 64, is already serving an eight-year sentence in...

Mobster's lover heads to court on contempt charge

last monthNews / Crime : Crimesider

Catherine Greig, longtime girlfriend of James "Whitey" Bulger, allegedly refused to testify about whether others helped during his 16-year run from the law

Boston mobster Bulger's girlfriend to face contempt charges

last monthNews : The Newsroom

Former Boston mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger's longtime girlfriend, Catherine Greig, is due in court on Monday to face contempt charges for allegedly refusing to testify about whether anyone helped the couple during their 16 years on the lam. Show More Summary

Johnny Depp transforms into 'Whitey' Bulger

'Black Mass' director Scott Cooper explains how he directed Johnny Depp as South Boston's notorious criminal James 'Whitey' Bulger.

Of Rats and Men: “Black Mass” vs. “The Departed”

JamesWhiteyBulger spent about 15 years on the lam as #2 on the FBI’s Most Wanted list, and yet “Black Mass,” the new Warner Bros. drama documenting his reign of error over Irish Catholic South Boston, directed by Scott Cooper and headlined by Johnny Depp as Bulger, indicates he still eludes us. Show More Summary

The Blinding Cinematic Whiteness of “Black Mass”

Scott Cooper’s film “Black Mass” is told in flashback, framed by recent confessions by James (Whitey) Bulger’s partners in crime, and the first of these flashbacks is dated, in an on-screen title, to 1975. That’s the time when SouthShow More Summary

Here’s What’s Fact and What’s Fiction in Black Mass

Black Mass, the self-proclaimed “true story” of infamous Boston gangster JamesWhiteyBulger and the Winter Hill Gang, hit theaters on Friday Sept. 18. The grisly two-hour film chronicles Bulger’s meteoric rise through the ranks of the Boston underworld thanks to his partnership with corrupt FBI agents John Connolly and John Morris. Show More Summary

Whitey Bulger’s girlfriend indicted for criminal contempt

2 months agoNews : NY Daily News

The girlfriend of notorious Boston gangster James (Whitey) Bulger was indicted Tuesday for keeping mum about whether anyone else aided him.

‘Black Mass’ is a gritty, realistic drama. Why is Johnny Depp’s makeup so embarrassingly fake?

Would you be able to pick JamesWhiteyBulger out of a line-up? Some of you may vaguely remember his face from the FBI “Wanted” posters when the gangster was on the lam, circa 1999-2011, but his features are hardly imprinted on our collective memory. And yet Johnny Depp, who plays Bulger in the crime […]

Whitey Bulger Is Not Happy with Johnny Depp & 'Black Mass'

Johnny Depp‘s new movie Black Mass hit theaters this weekend and is set to do great business at the box office, but JamesWhiteyBulger, the gangster he plays in the film, is not happy with the finished product. “Johnny Depp might as well have been playing the Mad Hatter all over again as far [...]

Black Mass Showcases Dazzling Performance By Johnny Depp!

The story of JamesWhiteyBulger is one that, if it weren’t true, would be thought too ridiculous to film. The kingpin of Boston crime was actually an FBI informant when the FBI was trying to take down the Boston Mafia – by playing the FBI he helped take them down while being given the … Continue reading Black Mass Showcases Dazzling Performance By Johnny Depp! ?

Johnny Depp's Black Mass Performance Was All Wrong, According To Whitey Bulger's Lawyer

Despite people's feelings about the movie as a whole, almost across the board, Johnny Depp's performance as notorious Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger in Black Mass has received praise as one of his best in years. Like I said, "almost"...Show More Summary

Taking on a Well-Worn Subject

2 months agoMedia / Publishing : Soapbox

Does the world really need another book about the infamous Boston gangster JamesWhiteyBulger?

The Real Whitey Bulger Disses Johnny Depp in 'Black Mass'

2 months agoEntertainment / Film : Moviefone

James "Whitey" Bulger is a notorious South Boston mobster, but he sounds like a high-maintenance diva when it comes to his own portrayal in "Black Mass." You'd think having Johnny Depp play you in a movie would be flattering, especially...Show More Summary

Whitey Bulger Not Happy With Johnny Depp’s New Movie, ‘Black Mass’

The name JamesWhiteyBulger may not ring a bell, but you’ve probably been hearing about him a lot lately without knowing it. He is the infamous mobster whose life is chronicled in Johnny Depp’s new movie, Black Mass. Part of a gang called the White Hill Gang, Bulger and other members were responsible for... Show More Summary

Seen On The Scene: Mike Epps, Draya, & More Attend Private Screening Of “Black Mass”

2 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Bossip

Mike Epps joined a list of other celebs including RZA and Draya to view this soon to be mob classic with Johnny Depp playing the notorious gangster JamesWhiteyBulger. The private screening was held at The London Hotel in

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