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PG-13| 2 hr. 8 min.

Plot Summary
Interpreter Silvia Broome (Nicole Kidman) is at the United Nations when she overhears what she believes is a plan to assassinate the president of Matobo, Edmond Zuwanie (Earl Cameron). When she alerts the authorities, Secret Service agents Tobin Keller (Sean Penn) and Dot Woods (Catherine Keener) are assigned to the case. It's not long before they decide that Silvia herself is a suspect, having formerly been involved with both a guerrilla group in Matobo and the president's chief opponent.

Cast: Nicole Kidman , Sean Penn , Catherine Keener , Jesper Christensen , Yvan Attal , Michael Wright , Earl Cameron , George Harris

Director: Sydney Pollack

Genres: Thriller, Drama

Distributor: Universal Pictures

The Interpreter (2005)

Release Date: April 19th, 2005|2 hr. 8 min.

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  • 75
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    The Interpreter bristles with the smart, steadily engrossing tension that marked such 1970s goodies as "All the President's Men," "The Parallax View" and Pollack's own "Three Days of the Condor." show more

  • 75
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    A suspense thriller of rare intelligence. show more

  • 63
    Mike Clark USA Today

    With major stars, a name director and grown-up subject matter, this middling drama is less a movie to recommend with vigor than to covet on general principles. show more

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