Every son holds the future for his father.
Two fathers: Michael Sullivan, a hit man for the Irish mob in Depression-era Chicago; and Mr. John Rooney, Sullivan's boss and the man who raised him as a son. Two sons: Michael Sullivan, Jr. and Connor Rooney, each desperate to earn his father's favor. Jealousy and competition put them all on a collision course, ultimately bringing Sullivan's work into his private life and leading to the death of his beloved wife and youngest son, Peter. Now Michael Sullivan and his surviving son are set on a journey instigated by tragedy and fueled by revenge.
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Directed by: Sam Mendes
Starring: Tom Hanks (Michael Sullivan), Tyler Hoechlin (Michael Sullivan,), Rob Maxey, Paul Newman (John Rooney), Liam Aiken (Peter Sullivan), Jude Law (Harlen Maguire)
Screenplay: Max Allan Collins, Richard Piers Rayner, David Self
Score: 77 %