Two of Boston’s longest running stories and scandals have hit the Venice Film Festival as Hollywood movies. One of them, “Black Mass,” comes with a big star, big buzz and the name Whitey Bulger.
Exploring The Hoopla And Tension Surrounding ‘Black Mass’
On the island of Ledo, movie stars arrive from Venice in sleek water taxis trimmed and decked in mahogany and teak. They’re called motoscafi and their big engines await the throttle.
This is how Jake Gyllenhaal entered the cinema — through the hordes of paparazzi along the canal.