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Blood Diamond

Rated R 138 min. 2006

Set against the backdrop of civil war and chaos in 1990's Sierra Leone, "Blood Diamond" is the story of Danny Archer--a South African mercenary--and Solomon Vandy--a Mende fisherman. Both men are African, but their histories as different as any can be, until their fates become joined in a common quest to recover a rare pink diamond that can transform their lives. While in prison for smuggling, Archer learns that Solomon--who was taken from his family and forced to work in the diamond fields--has found and hidden the extraordinary rough stone. With the help of Maddy Bowen, an American journalist whose idealism is tempered by a deepening connection with Archer, the two men embark on a trek through rebel territory, a journey that could save Solomon's family and give Archer the second chance he thought he would never have.

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Official Site: www.blooddiamondmovie.com

Director: Edward Zwick

Writer: Charles Leavitt, C. Gaby Mitchell, Marshall Herskovitz and Edward Zwick

Producer: Len Amato, Gillian Gorfil, Marshall Herskovitz, Graham King and Darrell Roodt

Cast: Leonardo DiCaprio, Djimon Hounsou, Jennifer Connelly, James Purefoy, Arnold Vosloo, Stephen Collins, Michael Sheen, Ato Essandoh, David Harewood and Caruso Kuypers

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