The Departed | reviewed by: Scott McKay | August 9, 2011
entertainment value
genre Drama | Thriller
synopsis To take down South Boston's Irish Mafia, the police send in one of their own to infiltrate the underworld, not realizing the syndicate has done likewise in Martin Scorsese's multiple Oscar-winning crime thriller. While an undercover cop curries favor with the mob kingpin, a career criminal rises through the police ranks. But both sides soon discover there's a mole among them.
lead actors Leonardo DiCaprio | Jack Nicholson | Mark Wahlberg | Matt Damon | Dick Hughes | Ray Winstone | Anthony Anderson | Alec Baldwin | David O'Hara | Vera Farmiga | Kevin Corrigan | James Badge Dale | Robert Wahlberg | Kristen Dalton | Thomas B. Duffy | Martin Sheen
director Martin Scorsese