• Publication date: December 7, 2013

The Town

Directed, co-written and starring Ben Affleck, ‘The Town’ is adapted from Chuck Hogan’s novel ‘Prince of Thieves’. Doug MacRay hails from the infamous Charlestown, the armed-robbery capital district of Boston. His friends and gang are the only family he knows, and all they know is how to rob banks…

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Duration: 120

Production Year: 2010

MBC Max:

July 31, 2017 22:00 (KSA) ~ July 31, 2017 21:00 (CLT)

(mbc.net) Directed, co-written and starring Ben Affleck, ‘The Town’ is adapted from Chuck Hogan’s novel ‘Prince of Thieves’. Doug MacRay hails from the infamous Charlestown, the armed-robbery capital district of Boston. His friends and gang are the only family he knows, and all they know is how to rob banks and armored cars.

On one heist Jem takes an employee, Claire, hostage, and afraid that Jem may hurt her, Doug chooses to follow her to make sure she’s safe. But then he starts to develop feelings he never thought he could, and suddenly his family doesn’t seem much of a family any more


  • Ben Affleck as Douglas ‘Doug’ MacRay
  • Rebecca Hall as Claire Keesey
  • Jon Hamm as FBI Special Agent Adam Frawley
  • Jeremy Renner as James ‘Jem’ Coughlin
  • Blake Lively as Krista Coughlin
  • Chris Cooper as Stephen MacRay
  • Pete Postlethwaite as Fergus ‘Fergie’ Colm
  • Slaine as Albert ‘Gloansy’ Magloan
  • Edward O’Keefe as Morton Previt

Directed by:  Ben Affleck

Rating:  R for strong violence, pervasive language, some sexuality and drug use.