DMDB > G > Gangster Squad
bar orange to black
Gangster Squad (2013)  link to Gangster Squad on IMDb  

Number: 635

cover Gangster Squad

IMDb Rating:
star star star star star star star star star star
6.8/10

Country: USA, 113 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Action, Thriller, Drama, Crime

Director(s): Ruben Fleischer

Cast: Sean Penn (as Mickey Cohen,Karl Lockwood,Rourke,Mitch Racine,Milk Skinned Blonde), Holt McCallany, Wade Williams, James Landry Hébert, Ambyr Childers

Medium: Digital Copy,

Plot Outline: It's 1949 Los Angeles, and gangster Mickey Cohen has moved in, with the intention of controlling all criminal activity in the city. He has bought local judges and police, and no one is willing to cross him or testify against him. Everyone except Seargant John O'Mara, a former World War II soldier, whose goal is to settle with his family in a peaceful Los Angeles. Police Chief William Parker decides to form a special unit whose mission is to take down Cohen, and chooses O'Mara to lead the unit. O'Mara chooses 4 cops and asks another cop and vet, Jerry Wooters to join him but Wooters is not interested. But when he witnesses the murder of a young boy by Cohen's people, he joins them, and they decide to take apart Cohen's organization. Cohen wonders if a rival is going after him, but eventually he realizes it's the cops.

Location: \\Linux-server\data\Media\Movies

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: Unknown