Forest Whitaker, Dennis Quaid, William Hurt, and Matthew Fox star in director Pete Travis' Rashomon-style thriller in which an assassination attempt on the president of the United States is detailed from five unique perspectives. As the president arrives in Salamanca, gunshots ring out. An American tourist (Whitaker) has captured footage of the would-be assassin on videotape, and now, as the stories of the other four witnesses unfold, each essential piece of the puzzle quickly falls into place. Only when all of the stories are told will the chilling truth to this shocking crime finally emerge.
- MPAA Rating: PG-13
- Genre(s): Crime and Mystery,Drama
- Run Time: 89min.
- Theatrical Release Date: 02/22/2008
- DVD Release Date: 07/01/2008
- Distributor(s): Sony
- Themes: Terrorism,Members of the Press,Heads of State,Assassination Plots
- Tone: Frantic,Paranoid,Slick,Tense,Visceral
President, assassination, tourist, witness
- Country of Origin: USA (02-22-2008)
- Language: English,Spanish