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Title Syriana [videorecording] / Warner Bros. Pictures presents in association with Participant Productions a 4M Film, a Section Eight production ; produced by Jennifer Fox, Michael Nozik, Georgia Kacandes ; written and directed by Stephen Gaghan.

Imprint Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2006], c2005.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons DVD Fiction  DVD Syrianna    ---  Inventory in Progress
Edition Full screen ed.
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 128 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Title from container.
Based on the book "See no evil" by Robert Baer.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2005.
Special features: Additional scenes; "Make a change, make a difference" featurette; conversation with George Clooney.
Credits Director of photography, Robert Elswit ; editor, Tim Squyres ; music, Alexandre Desplat ; production designer, Dan Weil.
Cast George Clooney, Matt Damon, Jeffrey Wright, Chris Cooper, William Hurt, Mazhar Munir, Tim Blake Nelson, Amanda Peet, Christopher Plummer, Alexander Siddig.
Summary As a career CIA operative, Bob Barnes begins to uncover the disturbing truth about the work he has devoted his life to. An up-and-coming oil broker, Bryan Woodman faces an unimaginable family tragedy and finds redemption in his partnership with idealistic Gulf Prince Nasir al-Subaai. Corporate lawyer, Bennett Holiday faces a moral dilemma as he finesses the questionable merger of two powerful U.S. oil companies Across the globe, a disenfranchised Wasim Khan, a Pakistani teenager, falls prey to the recruiting efforts of a charismatic cleric. Each plays their small part in the vast and complex system that powers the industry, unaware of the explosive impact their lives will have upon the world.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for violence and language.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, dual-layer.
Language English or dubbed French dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Awards Academy Awards, USA, 2006: Oscar - Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role (George Clooney)
Golden Globes, USA, 2006: Golden Globe - Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture (George Clooney)
Subject United States. Central Intelligence Agency -- Drama.
Estados Unidos. Agencia Central de Inteligencia -- Teatro.
United States. Central Intelligence Agency -- Drama.
Oil industries -- Drama.
Brokers -- Drama.
Corporate lawyers -- United States -- Drama.
Teenagers -- Pakistan -- Drama.
Aceites y grasas -- Analisis -- Teatro.
Petroleum industry -- Drama.
Brokers -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures, television, etc.)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Thriller -- Feature.
Political -- Feature.
Suspense films.
Added Author Gaghan, Stephen, 1965-
Clooney, George.
Damon, Matt, 1970-
Wright, Jeffrey.
Cooper, Chris, 1951-
Hurt, William.
Elswit, Robert.
Desplat, Alexandre, 1961-
Baer, Robert. See no evil.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
Participant Productions.
4M Film.
Section Eight Ltd.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN 1419831119
9781419831119
Standard No. 012569807716
Music No. 80771 Warner Home Video

 
    
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