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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Tom Bresnahan
Chris Cooper
Jamie Foxx
Jennifer Garner
Jason Bateman
Jeremy Piven
Ashraf Barhoum
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Peter Berg
Screenwriters
Matthew Michael Carnahan
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The Kingdom
Politically-charged thriller with FBI agents hunting terrorists in Saudi Arabia.


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The Kingdom

Plot
Following a catastrophic bombing at a Western enclave in Saudi Arabia, an FBI team flies in to help with the investigation. Once on the ground, they learn that things are done differently in The Kingdom.


Verdict
Not quite as smart as it wants to be, and a better action movie than it is a political thriller, this is still a heart-pounding drama.


Reviewed by Helen O'Hara

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