(USA/Japan, 2009, 139 minutes)
The story of 1930s gangster John Dillinger and his relentless chase by FBI agent Melvin Purvis. Intelligent, layered gangster epic that brings a resolutely contemporary point of view to its extremely realistic period depiction.
Universal Pictures presents, in association with Relativity Media, a Forward Pass/Misher Films production, in association with Tribeca Productions and Appian Way; in association with Dentsu. Starring Johnny Depp, Christian Bale, Marion Cotillard; Jason Clarke, Rory Cochrane, Billy Crudup, Stephen Dorff, Stephen Graham, Stephen Lang, John Ortiz, Giovanni Ribisi, David Wenham. Directed by Michael Mann; produced by Kevin Misher, Michael Mann; screenplay by Ronan Bennett, Michael Mann and Ann Biderman, based on the book by Bryan Burrough, Public Enemies; music by Elliot Goldenthal; director of photography (colour, widescreen), Dante Spinotti; production designer, Nathan Crowley; costume designer, Colleen Atwood; film editors, Paul Rubell, Jeffrey Ford.