whitey bulger

true crime

What Inmates Are Saying About the Brutal Prison Hit on Whitey Bulger

"He got what he had coming to him."
Seth Ferranti
11.2.18
crime

The Wild True Stories Behind Some of the Most Epic Crime Movies Ever

"Freeway" Rick Ross and others gave us the skinny on a few classics and some new contenders.
Seth Ferranti
4.25.18
Life Inside

My Memories of Being in Prison with the Infamous Gangster Whitey Bulger

Along with running Boston's Irish mob and eluding capture for years, Bulger was an FBI informant who allegedly snitched on his competitors. That made him an interesting arrival on my cell block.
Nate A. Lindell
3.18.16
Stuff

How Whitey Bulger Became a Crime Boss and a Snitch

An interview with TJ English, author of <i>Where the Bodies Were Buried</i>, a new book that examines the life and legacy of the infamous Boston kingpin and FBI informant.
Seth Ferranti
9.19.15
Film

Talking to the Journalist Who Literally Wrote the Book on Whitey Bulger

Chatting with Dick Lehr, author of 'Black Mass: Whitey Bulger, the FBI, and a Devil's Deal,' which has been adapted into the new film starring Johnny Depp.
Drew Schwartz
9.18.15
VICE TALKS FILM

William Friedkin and Scott Cooper on 'Black Mass'

Legendary filmmaker William Friedkin sits down with director Scott Cooper to talk his upcoming film 'Black Mass,' which chronicles the life of James "Whitey" Bulger—one the most infamous gangsters in US history.
VICE Staff
9.16.15
News

I Met Some Guys from Boston Who Really Hate James 'Whitey' Bulger

The gangland terror and FBI informant isn't popular in his hometown.
Danny McDonald
6.17.13
Stuff

South Boston Is Too Ugly for Reality TV

Waving the shillelagh anew.
John Liam Policastro
3.11.13