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Syriana

Stephen Gaghan (screenwriter of 'Traffic') directs this labyrinthine story of corruption in the global oil industry, based partly on the writings of ex-CIA case officer Robert Baer. George Clooney is jaded CIA agent Bob Barnes, assigned one last case, to assassinate independence-minded oil baron Prince Nasir. Putting a human face on complex world events this intricate and enthralling story weaves in dozens of characters yet never loses itself. A powerhouse cast includes Matt Damon, Jeffrey Wright, William Hurt, Christopher Plummer and Amanda Peet to name a few.

Year: 2005
Genre: Drama, Thrillers & Suspense, 2006
Country: USA
Director: Stephen Gaghan
Starring: George Clooney, Matt Damon, Jeffrey Wright, Chris Cooper, William Hurt, Tim Blake Nelson, Amanda Peet, Christopher Plummer, Mark Strong, Alexander Siddig
Duration: 122 Minutes
Rating: R16 - Contains violence and offensive language.
6.9/10
Location in store: Drama

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