Voto IMDb: 7,7/10 (192737 voti)
Regista: Sam Mendes
Cast: Tyler Hoechlin (come Michael Sullivan Jr.), Liam Aiken (come Peter Sullivan), Jennifer Jason Leigh (come Annie Sullivan), Tom Hanks (come Michael Sullivan), Paul Newman (come John Rooney)
Paese: USA Studio: DreamWorks Distribution
Durata: 117 minuti
Genere(i): Crimine, Drammatico, Thriller
Trama: 1931. Mike Sullivan and Connor Rooney are two henchmen of elderly Chicago-based Irish-American mobster John Rooney, Connor's father. In many respects, John treats Mike more as his son, who he raised as his own after Mike was orphaned, than the volatile Connor, who nonetheless sees himself as the heir apparent to the family business. One evening, Mike's eldest son, twelve year old Michael Sullivan Jr., who has no idea what his father does for a living, witnesses Connor and his father gun down an associate and his men, the situation gone wrong initiated from an action by Connor. Caught witnessing the incident, Michael is sworn to secrecy about what he saw. Regardless, Connor, not wanting any loose ends, makes an attempt to kill Mike, his wife and their two sons. Mike and the surviving members of his family know that they need to go on the run as Connor, who has gone into hiding, will be protected through mob loyalty, especially by John, who cannot turn on his own flesh and blood. Still,...