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Stranger Than Fiction: The True Story of Whitey Bulger, Southie and 'The Departed' (2007)

Authorities, journalists along with the cast & crew from _Departed, The (2006)_ talk about the film's influences. Among them being a real-life Boston gangster named Whitey Bulger, who is the mold for Jack Nicholson's character.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Thomas B. Duffy Thomas B. Duffy ... Himself (as Tom Duffy)
Shelley Murphy Shelley Murphy ... Herself
Kevin Cullen Kevin Cullen ... Himself
Brian Wallace Brian Wallace ... Himself
Martin Scorsese ... Himself
William Monahan ... Himself
Leonardo DiCaprio ... Himself
Matt Damon ... Himself
Mark Wahlberg ... Himself
Kevin Weeks Kevin Weeks ... Himself
Patrick Nee Patrick Nee ... Himself
Emily Sweeney Emily Sweeney ... Herself
Thomas McDonnell Thomas McDonnell ... Himself (as Msgr. Thomas McDonnell)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
James 'Whitey' Bulger ... Himself (archive footage)
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Authorities, journalists along with the cast & crew from _Departed, The (2006)_ talk about the film's influences. Among them being a real-life Boston gangster named Whitey Bulger, who is the mold for Jack Nicholson's character.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 April 2007 (Finland) See more »

Also Known As:

Más extraño que la ficción: la verdadera historia de Whitey Bulger, Southie y los infiltrados See more »

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EMC West See more »
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1.78 : 1
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This documentary is featured on the Two-Disc Special Edition DVD for The Departed (2006). See more »

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