This most anticipated upcoming film, “Gangster Squad,” will be released in theaters today. The setting is in Los Angeles during the 1940’s to 1950’s and focuses on the fight between the LAPD and the Los Angeles Mafia. There are six detectives trying to protect the city by breaking the law and battling the Mafia lawlessly.
The cast is made up of some well known actors including Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone, Josh Brolin, Nick Nolte, Sean Penn, Anthony Mackie, Giovanni Ribisi, Michael Pene, and lastly Robert Patrick. Also, it is directed by Ruben Fleischer and distributed by Warner Brothers Pictures. This movie is based on the book, Gangster Squad by Paul Lieberman.