Release Date: April 17th, 2009
DVD Release Date: September 1st, 2009
PG-13|2 hr 7 min
Congressman Stephen Collins (Ben Affleck) is a rising star in Washington; handsome, unflappable and seemingly honorable, he's seen as his party's next presidential nominee. Until, however, his research assistant/mistress is found murdered and damaging secrets come pouring out. Journalist Cal McAffrey (Russell Crowe), Collins' old friend, must investigate the murder, and walks headlong into a massive cover-up involving some of the nation's most promising political and corporate figures.
Director: Kevin Macdonald
Genres: Thriller, Crime drama
Production Co: Andell Entertainment, Bevan-Fellner
Distributors: Universal Pictures