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R| 2 hr. 8 min.

Plot Summary
The Middle Eastern oil industry is the backdrop of this tense drama, which weaves together numerous story lines. Bennett Holiday (Jeffrey Wright) is an American lawyer in charge of facilitating a dubious merger of oil companies, while Bryan Woodman (Matt Damon), a Switzerland-based energy analyst, experiences both personal tragedy and opportunity during a visit with Arabian royalty. Meanwhile, veteran CIA agent Bob Barnes (George Clooney) uncovers an assassination plot with unsettling origins.

Cast: George Clooney , Matt Damon , Jeffrey Wright , Amanda Peet , Chris Cooper , Tim Blake Nelson , Heather Chase , Susan Allenback

Director: Stephen Gaghan

Genres: Drama, Thriller

Distributor: Warner Bros.

Syriana (2005)

Release Date: November 23rd, 2005|2 hr. 8 min.

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