• Publication date: August 26, 2017

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…

  • Publication date: August 26, 2017

The Town

Program data

Duration: 120

Production Year: 2010

MBC 2:

August 27, 2017 02:30 (KSA) ~ August 27, 2017 01:30 (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.