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The War Within

R| 1 hr. 40 min.

Plot Summary
A Pakistani (Ayad Akhtar) stays in the home of his longtime friend (Firdous Bamji) while planning a terrorist attack in New York.

Cast: Ayad Akhtar , Firdous Bamji , Nandana Sen , Sarita Choudhury , Charles Daniel Sandoval , Varun Sriram ,

Director: Joseph Castelo

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Magnolia Pictures

The War Within (2005)

Release Date: September 30th, 2005|1 hr. 40 min.

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  • Does a fairly good job of laying out the basic political motives behind Islamic terrorism. Unfortunately, as a drama, it has its narrative peak in the middle and quickly runs out of story afterward. show more

  • Of all the feature films and documentaries to emerge since 9/11, few have been as bold, perceptive or as downright chilling as this thriller. show more

  • The War Within is dark and somber, adjectives that describe both the film's look and its message. show more

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