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Mystic River

2003 Crime, Drama, Thriller

About

A story about friendship and loyalty, guilt and vengeance, and the fateful affect the past has on the present.

Directed by

Clint Eastwood

Written by

Brian Helgeland (Author)
Dennis Lehane (Author)

Runtime

138 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Cast

Sean Penn
as Jimmy Markum
Tim Robbins
as Dave Boyle
Kevin Bacon
as Sean Devine
Laurence Fishburne
as Sergeant Whitey Powers
Marcia Gay Harden
as Celeste Boyle
Laura Linney
as Annabeth Markum
Kevin Chapman
as Val Savage
Tom Guiry
as Brendan Harris

Awards

Oscar for Best Actor in a Leading Role Sean Penn

Oscar for Best Actor in a Supporting Role Tim Robbins

Oscar nomination for Best Actress in a Supporting Role Marcia Gay Harden

Oscar nomination for Best Director Clint Eastwood

Lists

#80 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?