Type in any movie or show to find where you can watch it, or type a person's name.

Spotlight

Movie
2015
2h 9m
R
English
Drama, History
User Score: 
8.2
Critic Score: 
95
Spotlight' Poster
The true story of how the Boston Globe uncovered the massive scandal of child molestation and cover-up within the local Catholic Archdiocese, shaking the entire Catholic Church to its core.
Spotlight Poster

Spotlight

R
Movie
2015
2h 9m
English
Drama, History
The true story of how the Boston Globe uncovered the massive scandal of child molestation and cover-up within the local Catholic Archdiocese, shaking the entire Catholic Church to its core.
Rating
WATCHMODE
8.2
IMDB
Spotlight (2015) on IMDb
CRITIC SCORE
95

Where to watch

USA Streaming Sources
 
STARZ
 
STARZ Via Amazon Prime
 
STARZ Via Hulu

Rent

 
AppleTV $3.99HD
 
AppleTV $3.99SD
 
AppleTV $3.99SD
 
Google Play $3.99HD
 
Amazon $4.29HD
 
Amazon $2.89SD
 
Amazon $3.79SD
 
VUDU $3.99HD
 
VUDU $3.99SD
 
VUDU $3.99SD
 
YouTube $3.99HD
 
YouTube $3.99SD
 
YouTube $3.99SD
 
Windows Store $3.99HD
 
Windows Store $3.99SD

Buy

 
AppleTV $14.99HD
 
AppleTV $14.99SD
 
Google Play $14.99HD
 
Amazon $14.69HD
 
Amazon $14.69SD
 
VUDU $14.99HD
 
VUDU $14.99SD
 
YouTube $14.69HD
 
YouTube $14.99SD
 
Windows Store $14.99HD
 
Windows Store $14.99SD
Filter sources:    
See something wrong? Let us know

My Friends' Ratings

In order to see what your friends rated Spotlight, you need a Watchmode account. It's free and takes just a minute. Create an account
Mark Ruffalo
Michael Rezendes
Michael Keaton
Walter 'Robby' Robinson
Rachel McAdams
Sacha Pfeiffer
Liev Schreiber
Marty Baron
John Slattery
Ben Bradlee Jr.
Brian dArcy James
Matt Carroll
Stanley Tucci
Mitchell Garabedian
Elena Wohl
Barbara
Gene Amoroso
Steve Kurkjian
Doug Murray
Peter Canellos
Sharon McFarlane
Helen Donovan
Jamey Sheridan
Jim Sullivan
Neal Huff
Phil Saviano
Billy Crudup
Eric Macleish
Robert B Kennedy
Court Clerk Mark
Duane Murray
Hansi Kalkofen
Paul Guilfoyle
Peter Conley
Michael Countryman
Richard Gilman
Tim Whalen
Young Cop
Martin Roach
Cop in Coffee Shop
Brad Borbridge
Sports Editor
Directed By: Tom McCarthy

Featured Comments/Tips

iiWejdan says...
9 years ago
It got this documentary feel in a way that emphasize the story credibility like those are real reporters and real victims notnot some reenactment of event. That's what makes spotlight special also the incredible cast obviously
Like  -  Dislike  -  Comment  -  1100
Messtix says...
8 years ago
This is a strong story. Amazing cast. It makes you see things from another point of view.
Like  -  Dislike  -  Comment  -  800
MrAniki says...
8 years ago
Sometimes it's easy to forget that we spend most of our time stumbling around the dark. Suddenly, a light gets turned on and there's a fair share of blame to go around. I can't speak to what happened before I arrived, but all of you have done some very good reporting here. Reporting that I believe is going to have an immediate and considerable impact on our readers. For me, this kind of story is why we do this.
Like  -  Dislike  -  Comment  -  700
faithful soul says...
8 years ago
Compelling account of a true event and shocking revelations about the Catholic Church. It is important, of course, to remember that abuse happens in all corners of the world, and even in your street. Whilst the film is important, it should not be assumed that every Catholic Priest is an abuser - as in all cases - teachers, neighbours etc. there are good people in the majority. The film highlights the injustice of the Catholic church in covering up the abuse and despite the knowledge prevalent amongst the public, it is hoped that there is now more honesty in such institutions. Sadly, of course, the film is still relevant.
Like  -  Dislike  -  Comment  -  400

Featured User Reviews

AndrewBloom
CONTAINS SPOILERS7/10  8 years ago
It's hard to say how much knowing what happens affects our enjoyment of a story. We live in the age of the spoilerphobe, where nerds like me abandon social media in the days leading up to a major release for fear of having significant plot points or major twists revealed too soon. But in Shakesp More
Like  -  Dislike  -  Comment  -  2100
simonynwa
8/10  8 years ago
For a film with such an emotive and challenging subject matter, this is such a low-key and underplayed film. The filmmakers seem to recognize that details of how the Catholic Church dealt with both the perpetrators and victims of child sexual abuse speak for themselves and instead they have used thi More
Like  -  Dislike  -  Comment  -  500
Keeper70
7 years ago
Considering the very controversial and sickening nature of this story and how it can be sensitively portrayed everything about this film is outstanding and highly impressive. From the performances of the leading ensemble cast to the supporting actors it is clear the entire team of the ‘Spotlight†More
Like  -  Dislike  -  Comment  -  300
SerenadB
8/10  8 years ago
Spotlight is a movie about a team inside The Boston Globe, called Spotlight. They investigate stories and work confidential. When a new editor start the work for the Globe, Spotlight is made to investigate the Geoghan case, which is about a priest that molested children. Once Spotlight starts workin More
Like  -  Dislike  -  Comment  -  300

You might also like...

Streaming sources forThe Normal Heart
The Normal Heart
Streaming sources forMaster of None
Master of None
Streaming sources forVisible Out on Television
Visible: Out on Television
Streaming sources forAmerican Crime Story
American Crime Story
Streaming sources forCapote
Capote
Streaming sources forAngels in America
Angels in America
Streaming sources forThe Staircase
The Staircase
Streaming sources forDog Day Afternoon
Dog Day Afternoon
Streaming sources forIts a Sin
It's a Sin
Streaming sources forMilk
Milk
Streaming sources forGentleman Jack
Gentleman Jack
Streaming sources forThe Keepers
The Keepers
Streaming sources forDallas Buyers Club
Dallas Buyers Club
Streaming sources forThe Trial of the Chicago 7
The Trial of the Chicago 7
Streaming sources forCall My Agent
Call My Agent!
Streaming sources forWhen They See Us
When They See Us
Streaming sources forWild Wild Country
Wild Wild Country
Streaming sources forOppenheimer
Oppenheimer
Streaming sources forBanana
Banana
Streaming sources forPortrait of a Lady on Fire
Portrait of a Lady on Fire
Streaming sources forRent Filmed Live on Broadway
Rent: Filmed Live on Broadway
Streaming sources forTIME The Kalief Browder Story
TIME: The Kalief Browder Story
Streaming sources forThree Girls
Three Girls
Streaming sources forYoung Royals
Young Royals
Streaming sources forHannah Gadsby Nanette
Hannah Gadsby: Nanette

VideosPlay Video

Back to Top