The Departed (2006)

The Departed (2006)

2006 R 151 Minutes

Drama | Thriller | Crime

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...

Overall Rating

9 / 10
Verdict: Great
  • Barneyonmovies


    10 / 10
    WHAT I LIKED: Many feel there's often a distinction between the idea of a great movie and a personal favourite, but I happen to disagree. Why? Well in order for one to find a film extremely engaging and enjoyable there has to be a reason, and wher... Read the full review »
  • The Departed is Scorsese's most overrated film. Now now, before you go and comment, dislike and lambast my opinion, hear me out. This is by no means a bad film, in fact it's better than good. Yet, a ludicrous amount of film aficionados deem this a... Read the full review »
  • BarneyNuttall


    8 / 10
    Scorsese brings his style to this remake/reboot/reimaging/anotherwordbeginningwithre of Infernal Affairs. With a myriad of wonderful performances, particularly Mr. Nicholson who is clearly just playing himself (and it is beautiful), The Departed i... Read the full review »