Thomas McCarthy’s ‘Spotlight’ won the Oscar for Best Picture and Best Screenplay in 2016 and stars Michael Keaton, Mark Ruffalo and Rachel McAdams.
A thriller based on real events, 'Spotlight' tells the story of Mike Rezendes and his team of Boston Globe reporters who uncover a shocking history of the Church’s complicity in a wide range of child abuse cases. Determined to leave no stone unturned in their hunt for the truth, they launch a fearless investigation that threatens to bring down some of the city’s most powerful figures.
★★★★ "Spotlight is a movie of clarity and force" - Peter Bradshaw, The Guardian
★★★★ "Spotlight is an old-fashioned film that tells its story in a painstaking and thoroughly absorbing fashion" - Geoffrey Macnab, The Independent
"I love 'Spotlight' for its simplicity. It's an unpretentious film with an incredibly powerful story. There are very subtle choices being made at many points in the film that prove its excellence and intelligence intellectually and artistically."
- Xavier Dolan