The Town

The Town

Title: The Town

Release: 2010

Rating: 7.6

Language: English

Country: USA

Runtime: 125

Genre: Action,Crime,Drama,Thriller

The Town

Release 2010
Rating 7.6
Language English
Country USA
Runtime 125
Genre Action,Crime,Drama,Thriller



The Charlestown neighborhood of Boston is renowned for churning out a high number of armed robbers, generation after generation. These robbers never leave their Charlestown life on their own volition, the neighborhood where there is an unwritten code to protect that lifestyle. Such robbers include friends Doug MacRay, James Coughlin, Albert 'Gloansy' Magloan and Desmond Elden. Doug and James in particular treat each other like family, as the Coughlins have realistically been as such to Doug since Doug's mother ran off and Doug's father, Stephen MacRay, was sent to prison. James' single mother sister, the drugged out Krista Coughlin, and Doug have a casual sexual relationship. The foursome carry out a mostly successful bank robbery, but due to circumstances take the bank manager, Claire Keesey, hostage for a short period before releasing her physically unharmed. They find out that Claire lives in Charlestown, so they want to ensure that she did not see anything that could incriminate ...

Director :

Ben Affleck

Writer :

Peter Craig (screenplay), Ben Affleck (screenplay), Aaron Stockard (screenplay), Chuck Hogan (novel)

Actors :

... Claire Keesey

... James Coughlin

... Adam Frawley

... Krista Coughlin

... Desmond Elden

... Dino Ciampa