Premiering at this year’s Sundance Film Festival, Whitey: The United States of America v. James J. Bulger a documentary film by Joe Berlinger chronicles the arrest and trial of the notorious Southie mobster. It features interviews with Kevin Cullen from the Boston Globe, former associates Kevin Weeks and Stephen Rakes and victims family members. You can see this documentary now in theaters, On Demand and on iTunes. Berlinger also wrote and directed another riveting courtroom documentary Paradise Lost.
Currently, Black Mass starring Johnny Depp as Bulger directed by Scott Cooper is being shot in Southie and the Boston area with a release in 2015.