'Broken City'

Article posted on Thu. Jan. 17th, 2013
Mayor Hostetler (Russell Crowe) and Police Commissioner Fairbanks (Jeffrey Wright) have a frank discussion with private investigator Billy Taggart (Mark Wahlberg) in “Broken City.”
Mayor Hostetler (Russell Crowe) and Police Commissioner Fairbanks (Jeffrey Wright) have a frank discussion with private investigator Billy Taggart (Mark Wahlberg) in “Broken City.”
Photo by Associated Press /Chattanooga Times Free Press.

Plot: In a broken city rife with injustice, ex-cop Billy Taggart seeks redemption and revenge after being double-crossed and then framed by its most powerful figure, the mayor. Billy’s relentless pursuit of justice, matched only by his streetwise toughness, makes him an unstoppable force and the mayor’s worst nightmare.

Rating: R for pervasive language, some sexual content and violence

Running time: 1 hour, 49 minutes

Cast: Mark Wahlberg, Russell Crowe, Catherine Zeta-Jones

Director: Allen Hughes

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