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2016 Academy Award winning film (Best Picture, Best Original Screenplay) about the Catholic Church's child sex abuse scandal in Boston, Ma. Starring Mark Ruffalo, Michael Keaton, Rachel McAdams, Liev Schreiber, John Slattery, and Stanley Tucci. Directed by Tom McCarthy.

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Why didn't Robby send someone else to get the court documents?

In the film, Michael learns from Garabedian that several "damning" documents he needs were made publicly available, but that Michael won't be able to get them because the Church has likely already ...
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Why doesn't Robby handover or tell the editor Marty immediately about the possession of the sealed court documents?

Why doesn't Robby handover or tell the editor Marty immediately about the possession of the sealed court documents in Spotlight? It's only after his lawyer tells Marty, that they have won the case, ...
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Who was the main lead in the movie Spotlight?

Considering that Mark Ruffalo was nominated as the best actor in a supporting role for his portrayal of Mike Rezendes, who wrote the whole story for The Boston Globe, who was the main lead in the ...
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Why did Robby not follow up on the article about the priests?

In Spotlight (2015): Spoilers for the (near) end of the movie: But my question is: Why didn't Robby do something when he first received the letter? It was the first clue that could help them.