Coming Distractions: Johnny Depp chills as mobster Whitey Bulger in the trailer for Black Mass

Any ill will Johnny Depp brought upon himself with last year’s Austin Powers reboot (that is what it was, right?) Mortdecai just might disappear with the new trailer for Black Mass.

Depp leads an all-star cast—including a mustachioed Adam Scott—in this adaptation of the 2001 book Black Mass: The True Story Of An Unholy Alliance Between the FBI and the Irish Mob by Dick Lehr and Gerard O’Neill. In the film, Depp portrays Whitey Bulger, the organized crime kingpin who at one time was second only to Osama Bin Laden on the FBI’s Ten Most Wanted Fugitives list.

The two-minute clip plays up mob movie tropes as Depp’s Bulger and David Harbour’s John Morris enjoy a big meal and discuss secret family recipes while a period-appropriate rock tune plays in the background. Depp appears to be acting this time around and not letting …

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