An elite police squad fights to save the city of Los Angeles from a power-hungry East Coast mobster in this gritty police detective film set in the 1940s, and based on Paul Lieberman's seven part Los Angeles Times series "Tales From the Gangster Squad." Sean Penn, Josh Brolin, and Ryan Gosling star in a film directed by Ruben Fleisher (Zombieland) and featuring Nick Nolte, Michael Peña, Emma Stone, and Robert Patrick.
It appears that director Ruben Fleischer is ready to try his hand at sci-fi. The Wrap reports that Fleischer is returning to Sony Pictures—where he made Zombieland and 30 Minutes or Less—to helm an untitled sci-fi/fantasy pic. Fleischer pitched the idea f more
Josh Brolin seemed like he was all smiles when we sat down to discuss his new film 'Gangster Squad,' especially once I compared one of his co-stars to a 'Dick Tracy' villain. http://www.hitfix.com/blogs/motion-captured/posts/josh-brolin-talks-about-throwi more
Gangster Squad - SideReel Review
Don’t be duped by the generic title, because on the heels of his sophomore-slump comedy 30 Minutes or Less , Zombieland director Ruben Fleischer is back in top form with Gangster Squad , a pulpy action throwback that e more
Best Picture Oscar nominee "Zero Dark Thirty" goes nationwide and the controversial "Gangster Squad" debuts Friday, but the opening of the horror spoof "Haunted House" will have a lot to do with who wins the weekend box-office. http://www.thewrap.com/movi more
As a result of the Aurora cinema massacre in Colorado last month, the cast of "Gangster Squad" is back on the set to reshoot some scenes. Following the Colorado shooting, in which 12 people died,... http://www.starpulse.com/news/index.php/2012/08/10/cast_ more
Warner Bros. has released a new banner for Ruben Fleischer ‘s upcoming 1940s-crime flick Gangster Squad . The movie is set in Los Angeles, and stars Sean Penn as real-life gangster Mickey Cohen , who became the target of special ta more
Blessed with a great cast, style, attitude, jargon, and inevitable violence – “Gangster Squad” lacked its most important component: A script!
The year is 1949, the place Los Angeles and ruthless, sadistic, megalomaniac, Jewish gangster, Mickey Cohen (the brilliant Sean Penn) runs the show in this town.
A review revue of this week's new films: "Gangster Squad," "Zero Dark Thirty" and "A Haunted House." http://blogs.wsj.com/speakeasy/2013/01/11/gangster-squad-zero-dark-thirty-a-haunted-house-review-revue/?mod=WSJBlog
Based very loosely on a true story, Gangster Squad tells the tale of a group of L.A. police officers brought together with the express purpose of bringing down ruthless crime lord Mickey Cohen. While the story is an intriguing one, the cops being fo more
With its gleaming roadsters, sexy dames and swanky nightspots, "Gangster Squad" is clearly meant to summon fond memories of post-WWII-era noir films, not to mention more recent retro valentines like "Chinatown" and "L.A. Confidential." But you'll be forgi more
Sometimes movie trailers can be downright deceiving, portraying a film one way but then actually being the complete opposite. In the case of the generic and uncomplicated looking "Gangster Squad" ... http://www.starpulse.com/news/Jason_Coleman/2013/ more