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The Honorable Woman (2014)

Maggie Gyllenhaal as "Nessa Stein"

Troubling events from her past haunt powerful businesswoman Nessa Stein. After inheriting her father's company, she changes its purpose from supplying arms to laying data cables between Israel and the West Bank and in an attempt to help stem conflicts between Palestinians and Israelis. When a Palestinian businessman with close ties to her family's empire is killed, Nessa is thrown into the middle of cat-and-mouse politics.

Emmy (Primetime) (2015) Nominated Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or a Movie
Golden Globe (2015) Won Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2015) Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries

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Sep 19th 2011, 7:40AM

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May 19th 2011, 4:00AM

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Jan 20th 2011, 5:00AM

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Aug 20th 2010, 3:33PM

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Aug 20th 2010, 7:15AM

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Jenna Busch on Aug 20th 2010, 5:00AM

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Maggie Gyllenhaal, Hugh Dancy Vibrate With 'Hysteria'

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Aug 19th 2010, 6:05PM

Cinematical Late Night: Maggie Gyllenhaal, Lars von Trier, Alex Cross

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Aug 18th 2010, 11:03PM

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Jun 25th 2010, 2:45PM

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Review: Away We Go

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Discuss: When Characters Are Recast

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Sam Mendes' Comedy Has a Title and John Krasinski Has a Beard!

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