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Johnny Depp may star in J.C. Chandor's crime thriller Triple Frontier

Johnny Depp might be returning to the world of organized crime in a new movie. Variety has learned that the actor is in early talks to star in TRIPLE FRONTIER, an ensemble crime thriller "set in the notorious border zone between Paraguay, Argentina and Brazil." Depp first showed interest in the project back when Kathryn Bigelow was attached to direct ,...
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01.21.2016
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Black Mass director Scott Cooper in talks to helm thriller White Knight

Deadline has learned that BLACK MASS and OUT OF THE FURNACE filmmaker Scott Cooper is in talks with Warner Bros. to direct WHITE KNIGHT, which is being described as a potential franchise starter in the vein of the Bond and Bourne movies. The action thriller is said to focus on a disgraced Secret Service agent who "takes a job protecting the family of an arms dealer, putting...
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11.24.2015
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Matt Damon talks about his Whitey Bulger biopic that never was

Whitey Bulger was once of those "ideas" that multiple studios wanted a piece of. A few years ago, there were a couple of Bulger biopics in development, with each one racing, in typical fashion, to be the first one out of the gate and ultimately command the attention at the box office. One of those films turned out to be BLACK MASS, which we saw a few weeks ago, starring Johnny Depp as...
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09.29.2015
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Review: Black Mass (TIFF 2015)

PLOT: A looks at the brutal reign of Boston mobster Whitey Bulger ( Johnny Depp ), who ruled South Boston while covertly working as an FBI informant, feeding the bureau information on his competitors and shielding his schemes from prosecution. REVIEW: BLACK MASS is destined to be seen as one of the great comeback movies of the last couple of years....
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09.14.2015
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Eight new Black Mass clips show that Johnny Depp is back in fine form

The first reviews of Scott Cooper 's BLACK MASS have heralded it as one of Johnny Depp 's finest performances as well as a welcome return to form for the once compelling actor. Warner Bros. have released a handful of new clips for the film, along with a featurette and some B-roll footage, which show off just how completely unnerving Johnny Depp 's transformation into...
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09.10.2015
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Black Mass' Scott Cooper may helm Leonardo DiCaprio produced American Wolf

The Wrap has learned that Warner Bros., Leonardo DiCaprio 's Appian Way banner and Kevin McCormick‘s Langley Park shingle are trying to snag BLACK MASS and OUT OF THE FURNACE director Scott Cooper to helm AMERICAN WOLF, a film based on material from Texas Monthly senior editor Nate Blakeslee. Cooper is in talks to direct the true-life flick, which will follow the hunter...
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09.03.2015
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The cast of Black Mass has red on them in these character posters

BLACK MASS, based on the book of the same name, looks to follow the true story of Whitey Bulger, the brother of a state senator and the most infamous violent criminal in the history of South Boston, who became an FBI informant to take down a Mafia family invading his turf and hid receeding hairline. The latest trailer for Johnny Depp 's latest hit last week (you can check it out...
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08.07.2015
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Johnny Depp does everything as Whitey Bulger in the Black Mass trailer

In 1970s South Boston, FBI Agent John Connolly ( Joel Edgerton ) persuades Irish mobster James “Whitey” Bulger ( Johnny Depp ) to collaborate with the FBI and eliminate a common enemy: the Italian mob. BLACK MASS tells the story of this unholy alliance, which spiraled out of control, allowing Whitey to evade law enforcement, consolidate power, and become one of the most ruthless and...
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07.30.2015
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New posters for Scott Cooper's Black Mass & Denis Villeneuve's Sicario

New posters have been released for two films that will be shown at this year's Toronto International Film Festival, and both movies could be major players come awards season: BLACK MASS and SICARIO . We'll start with the new one for the upcoming Whitey Bulger biopic from Scott Cooper (OUT OF THE FURNACE, CRAZY HEART), which stars Johnny Depp as the infamous Boston...
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07.30.2015
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Johnny Depp's Whitey Bulger shares life lessons in new Black Mass trailer

The latest BLACK MASS trailer isn't as chilling as the first one , but it does give us a new look at the Whitey Bulger biopic from OUT OF THE FURNACE and CRAZY HEART director Scott Cooper . Similar to the previous one, the new trailer for the upcoming film starts with Johnny Depp 's Bulger sitting at a table, however this time he's got a few life tips for his young son....
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05.25.2015
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Johnny Depp will chill you to the bone in the first trailer for Black Mass

Just yesterday we got our first official image of Johnny Depp as Whitey Bulger in BLACK MASS. A lot of comments said it just looked like Depp with a bald cap on and nothing more special than that. To those people I say take a look at this new teaser for Scott Cooper 's film and tell me that Depp doesn't chill you to the bone. And here is the official synopsis for the film. In...
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04.23.2015
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First official look at Johnny Depp as Whitey Bulger in Black Mass

Johnny Depp has not exactly proven himself worthy of his extra large paychecks in recent years. With flops critically and commercially like THE LONE RANGER, MORTDECAI, TRANSCENDENCE, DARK SHADOWS, and more, Depp has not shined the way he did just five years ago. But, from all indications, that is about to change with Scott Cooper 's BLACK MASS. Based on the true crimes of...
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04.22.2015
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