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Release Date: December 22nd, 2006

DVD Release Date: April 3rd, 2007

R|2 hr 48 min

Plot Summary
Discreet, idealistic and intensely loyal, Edward Wilson (Matt Damon) finds that service in the OSS and later as a founding member of the Central Intelligence Agency is the perfect career for a man of his talents. His methods become standard operating procedure for the CIA while he combats his counterparts in the KGB. But, as the country slips deeper into the Cold War, Edward finds that dedication to duty above family has a price.

Cast: Matt Damon, Angelina Jolie, Alec Baldwin, Tammy Blanchard, Billy Crudup, Robert De Niro, Keir Dullea, Michael Gambon

Director: Robert De Niro

Genres: Drama, Thriller

Production Co: Morgan Creek Productions, American Zoetrope, Tribeca Productions, Universal Pictures

Distributors: Universal Pictures

Keywords: London, 1960s, Rise, 1930s, Tense, Brooding, Father, 1940s, Fall

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