The Town, Trailer
Director Ben AffleckYear 2010Genre(s) Dramas
Doug Macray is a professional thief. His gang are one of the best and most successful of their kind. Bank robberies is their general area of interest and in all the years they've been in the business they've kept a clean record and never been caught, part of their success is down to the lack of attachments. Their latest heist is at a bank where they end up taking the bank manager called Claire hostage. Eventually the robbers let the woman go but she's left unnerved by her experience. In the days following her experience, she meets a man called Doug, he seems unassuming and friendly and she's taken in by his seemingly charming personality. Their relationship begins to grow but Claire is unaware of Doug's dark side, he was one of the men who took Claire hostage.
As Doug grows closer to his new love, the relationship with his hold up crew becomes to get frayed. There's no way that their romance can go on with the couple both holding back feelings. Doug knows his secret can never be revealed and he must break free from his current way of life if he wishes to keep his relationship with Claire alive.
Released in the UK 24th September 2010
Starring: Ben Affleck, Rebecca Hall, Jeremy Renner, Jon Hamm, Blake Lively, Titus Welliver, Chris Cooper, Pete Postlethwaite
Directed by: Ben Affleck