Unmatched insight into Alcatraz, from the perspective Chuck Stucker (Son of a Guard), who lived on Alcatraz island from 1940-43 and 1948-53. Live footage of Chuck's narratives, as he walks through the prison and across the island. With the use of numerous archived photos and documents, Chuck relives so many fascinating stories about the prisoners, their guards, the attempted prison breaks, day to day life on the Rock, and his own personal experiences. His narratives follow the evolution of the island from the 1800's to present.
Teacher Linda Sinclair (Julianne Moore) balances her staid home life with an incredible passion for her subject, but her routine is forever altered when a former star pupil and his unsupportive father reenter her life.
Virgil Oldman is a world renowned antiques expert and auctioneer. An eccentric genius, he leads a solitary life, going to extreme lengths to keep his distance from the messiness of human relationships.
A DEA agent and an undercover Naval Intelligence officer who have been tasked with investigating one another find they have been set up by the mob -- the very organization the two men believe they have been stealing money from.
Los Angeles, 1949. Ruthless, Brooklyn-born mob king Mickey Cohen (Sean Penn) runs the show in this town, reaping the ill-gotten gains from the drugs, the guns, the prostitutes and — if he has his way — every wire bet placed west of Chicago.