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R| 1 hr. 35 min.

Plot Summary
In September 2001 several British Muslim friends go to Pakistan to attend a wedding. They decide to visit Afghanistan, but they find Kandahar under attack and flee to Kabul. From there the friends try to return to Pakistan but mistakenly end up in a Taliban stronghold. Following their capture, they are sent to a U.S. military base in Cuba, where they endure torture.

Cast: Rizwan Ahmed , Farhad Harun , Waqar Siddiqui , Afran Usman ,

Directors: Michael Winterbottom , Mat Whitecross

Genres: Drama, War

Distributor: Roadside Attractions

The Road to Guantanamo (2006)

Release Date: June 23rd, 2006|1 hr. 35 min.

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  • A film that must be seen to understand the sad truths of our times. It's been made with a sensitivity and creativity that's come to exemplify Winterbottom's work. show more

  • A riveting and disturbing documentary that falls short of greatness by not providing enough insight into the characters. It is mostly intent on inciting a sense of outrage in the viewer, and it succeeds. show more

  • Watching this mélange of journalism and dramatic license can be enthralling and maddening at the same time, because the ring of truth, which the film has, is not the same as the truth, which remains unknown. show more

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