arrow
copy to clipboard

The Departed

7.9
131,458
Ratings
Plugin not supported.
Original title
The Departed
Year
Running time
149 min.
Country
United States United States
Director
Screenwriter
William Monahan (Remake: Alan Mak, Felix Chong)
Music
Howard Shore
Cinematography
Michael Ballhaus
Cast
, , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Producer
Warner Bros. / Plan B Entertainment / IEG Virtual Studios / Vertigo Entertainment / Media Asia Films. Distributed by Warner Bros.
Genre
Thriller. Drama. Action | Mafia. Remake. Crime. Cop Movies
Movie Groups
Infernal Affairs
New
Synopsis / Plot
In South Boston, where the state police force is waging war on organized crime, young undercover cop Billy Costigan (Leonardo DiCaprio) is assigned to infiltrate the mob syndicate run by gangland chief Costello (Jack Nicholson). While Billy is quickly gaining Costello’s confidence, Colin Sullivan (Matt Damon), a hardened young criminal who has infiltrated the police department as an informer for the syndicate, is rising to a position of power in the Special Investigation Unit.
Awards
2006: 4 Academy Awards: Best Movie, Director, Adapted Screenplay and Editing. 5 Nominations
2006: Golden Globe: Best Director. 6 Nominations
2006: BAFTA Awards: 6 Nominations, including Best Editing, Movie and Adap. Screenplay
2006: National Board of Review (NBR): Best Director, Acting Ensemble
2006: Film Critics Circle of New York: Best Director. 3 Nominations
2006: 2 Critics' Choice Awards: Best Picture, Director. 7 Nominations
2006: Chicago Film Critics Awards: Best film, Director & Adapted Screenplay. 6 Nom.
2006: Producers Guild Awards (PGA): Nominated for Best Film
2006: Directors Guild of America (DGA): Best Director
2006: Writers Guild of America (WGA): Best Adapted Screenplay
2006: Screen Actors Guild (SAG): 2 Nominations including Best Cast in a Motion Picture
Critics' reviews
Movie Soulmates' ratings
Register so you can access movie recommendations tailored to your movie taste.
Friends' ratings
Register so you can check out ratings by your friends, family members, and like-minded members of the FA community.
Ranking Lists Position
Is the synopsis/plot summary missing? Do you want to report a spoiler, error or omission? Please send us a message.
If you are not a registered user please send us an email to info@filmaffinity.com

All copyrighted material (movie posters, DVD covers, stills, trailers) and trademarks belong to their respective producers and/or distributors.

For US ratings information please visit: www.mpaa.org www.filmratings.com www.parentalguide.org
FAQs | Privacy policy / use conditions | Privacy configuration
© 2002-2018 Filmaffinity - Movieaffinity | Filmaffinity is a movie recommendation site based on the concept of Movie Soulmates.
We are an independent movie lovers club worldwide with 646.000 users + 133.000.000 ratings. Not related to any Media or Corporation.
All Rights Reserved | Movie Soulmates™ is a Registered Trademark