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R| 1 hr. 55 min.

Plot Summary
Just after the end of the Gulf War, four American soldiers decide to steal a cache of Saddam Hussein's hidden gold. Led by cynical Sergeant Major Archie Gates (George Clooney), three of the men are rescued by rebels, but Sergeant Troy Barlow (Mark Wahlberg) is captured and tortured by Iraqi intelligence. The Iraqi rebels beg for the American trio to help fight against the impending arrival of Hussein's Elite Guard. The men agree to fight in return for help rescuing Troy.

Cast: George Clooney , Mark Wahlberg , Ice Cube , Spike Jonze , Nora Dunn , Jamie Kennedy , Mykelti Williamson , Cliff Curtis

Director: David O. Russell

Genres: War

Distributor: Warner Bros.

Three Kings (1999)

Release Date: October 1st, 1999|1 hr. 55 min.

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  • 90
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    When it comes to rousing action, whip-smart laughs and moral uplift that doesn't pump sunshine up your ass, Three Kings rules. show more

  • 75
    Susan Wloszczyna USA Today

    Visual pyrotechnics and dark humor aside, Three Kings rules because it dares to dig for such truths, whether banal or significant. show more

  • 88
    Steven Rea Philadelphia Inquirer

    Exhilarating, alternately funny and horrific film. show more

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