• Publication date: November 24, 2013

Mystic River

Jimmy, Sean and Dave are childhood friends who have their innocence snatched away when Dave is abducted from their midst and sexually molested. The incident causes the once inseparable friends to drift apart. Years later they are all grown; Jimmy is a reformed convict, Sean is a homicide detective and Dave now leads a quiet life. When Jimmy's girl is beaten and killed, Sean is the investigating officer and somehow everyone starts to suspect Dave...

Program data

Duration: 150

Production Year: 2003

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August 31, 2016 20:00 (KSA) ~ August 31, 2016 19:00 (CLT)

(mbc.net) Jimmy, Sean and Dave are childhood friends who have their innocence snatched away when Dave is abducted from their midst and sexually molested by his kidnappers. The incident causes the once inseparable friends to drift apart. Years later they are all grown;  Jimmy (Sean Penn) is a reformed convict, Sean (Kevin Bacon) is a homicide detective and Dave (Tim Robbins) now leads a quiet life.

When one night Jimmy's girl is beaten and killed, Sean finds himself the investigating officer with his partner Whitey (Laurence Fishburne). The heartbroken dad, Jimmy, is going crazy trying to find out who could have done such a terrible thing to his baby, and enlists the help of neighborhood bad boys The Savage brothers to do some investigating of their own, shake some trees and turn over some stones. Yet somehow everyone starts to suspect Dave who was abducted himself as a child...

Produced, scored and directed by Clint Eastwood, Mystic River was the first film since Ben-Hur to win both Academy Awards for Best Actor (Sean Penn) and Best Supporting Actor (Tim Robbins).

Starring:

  • Sean Penn
  • Tim Robbins
  • Laurence Fishburne
  • Kevin Bacon
  • Laura Linney

Directed by:  Clint Eastwood

Rating:  R for violence and language.