New Gangster Squad movie delivered great action,major violence & more. Warner Bros. Pictures released their new action/drama flick “Gangster Squad” into theaters this weekend. I just checked it out,and thought it was pretty entertaining as it served up a ton of action-filled,outrageously violent,graphic scenes,coupled with major drama, The movie stars: Josh Brolin, Ryan Gosling, Nick Nolte, Robert Patrick, Michael Peña, Giovanni Ribisi, Anthony Mackie, Emma Stone,and Sean Penn.
In the new flick, gangster Mickey Cohen (Sean Penn) has become the most powerful figure in the criminal underworld, and intends to continue to expand his criminal enterprise. The police have not been able to stop Cohen’s ruthless rise, as witnesses are afraid to testify, and Cohen has bribed many cops and influential political figures to maintain his control.
Chief Bill Parker (Nick Nolte), the head of the Los Angeles Police Department, is determined to stop Mickey,and creates a secret police unit to do the job. They included respected police officer Sergeant John O’Mara (Josh Brolin), Sergeant Jerry Wooters (Ryan Gosling) and detectives Coleman Harris (Anthony Mackie), Conway Keeler (Giovanni Ribisi), Navidad Ramirez (Michael Peña) ,and Max Kennard (Robert Patrick). They eventually called themselves the “Gangster Squad,” and start destroying all of Mickey’s criminal operations. Read more »