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Zero Dark Thirty

R| 2 hr. 37 min.

Plot Summary
Following the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, Osama bin Laden becomes one of the most-wanted men on the planet. The worldwide manhunt for the terrorist leader occupies the resources and attention of two U.S. presidential administrations. Ultimately, it is the work of a dedicated female operative (Jessica Chastain) that proves instrumental in finally locating bin Laden. In May 2011, Navy SEALs launch a nighttime strike, killing bin Laden in his compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan.

Cast: Jessica Chastain , Jason Clarke , Joel Edgerton , Jennifer Ehle , Mark Strong , Kyle Chandler , Edgar Ramirez , Chris Pratt

Director: Kathryn Bigelow

Genres: Docudrama, Thriller

Distributor: Sony Pictures Entertainment

Zero Dark Thirty (2012)

Release Date: January 11th, 2013|2 hr. 37 min.

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  • Hang on tight. The knockout punch of the movie season is being delivered by Zero Dark Thirty. show more

  • Judged solely as a film, a partially fictionalized account of the decade-long search for bin Laden, it's superbly crafted and relentlessly dramatic. More than that, though, Zero Dark Thirty is a shock to the system, one that's bound to incite discussion of profoundly troubling issues. show more

  • A monumental achievement that documents a coordinated and complicated response to a monumental tragedy. show more

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  • November 01, 2013 jhuntlghlt
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    It was the best movie I saw this year.

  • April 17, 2013 cmarano79
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    This was an incredible movie! As an 0311 in the US Marine Corps during 2001-2003 this has been the first movie that makes me wish I could be in that room right along Jason Clarke and Jessica Chastain. The movie grabbed me right from the start and the two actors performances were spectacular.

  • March 25, 2013 anderson21flores
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    this movie was amazing in my perspective my 2nd favorite movie behind end of watch

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New DVD Blu-ray: 'Zero Dark Thirty,' 'The Hobbit'

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Eric Larnick on March 18, 2013

Moviefone's Pick of the Week "Zero Dark Thirty" What's It About? Oscar-winning director Kathryn Bigelow documents the recent history we're all too familiar with in this action blockbuster rete...

What Is 'Zero Dark Thirty'? Oscar Nominee Guide 2013

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Moviefone Staff on January 24, 2013

"Zero Dark Thirty" Nominated For: Best Picture, Best Actress (Jessica Chastain), Best Editing, Best Sound Editing, Best Original Screenplay (Mark Boal) What's It About? The film documents the de...

Weekend Box Office: 'Zero Dark Thirty' Leads With $24 Million

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Eric Larnick on January 13, 2013

LOS ANGELES - "Zero Dark Thirty" hunted down the top spot at the box office – and easily won it.Sony Pictures' controversial Osama bin Laden raid drama nabbed first place with $24 million in its...

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