After his radical wife (Weisz) is found savagely murdered in the Kenyan bush, low-ranking British diplomat Justin Quayle (Fiennes) begins to suspect this was no simple bandit attack but the result of a conspiracy much closer to home. Retracing her path, he unearths a terrible secret and the legacy of a woman he never truly knew.
Serious, topical filmmaking of a very high order. It may not engage as immediately as a Bourne, but it sticks with you longer.
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