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Charlie Wilson's War

In the early 1980s, hard-drinking Texas Congressman Charlie Wilson (Tom Hanks), known for his addiction to pork-barrel projects, spearheads a massive covert operation to help Afghani rebels defeat the invading Soviet army. Charmed by the overtures of a Houston socialite (Julia Roberts), Wilson pursues the project with idealistic vigour. Based on true events, director Mike Nichols' satirical drama co-stars Philip Seymour Hoffman.

Year: 2007
Genre: Drama, True Stories
Country: USA
Director: Mike Nichols
Starring: Tom Hanks, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Julia Roberts, Amy Adams, Emily Blunt, Ned Beatty
Duration: 98 Minutes
Rating: M - Contains violence and offensive language.
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Location in store: Drama

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