• The Hunting Party (2007)

The Hunting Party

Release Date: September 7th, 2007

DVD Release Date: January 22nd, 2008

R |1 hr 43 min

Plot Summary

Five years after a meltdown on national TV, journalist Simon Hunt (Richard Gere) joins forces with a former colleague (Terrence Howard), and a cub reporter (Jesse Eisenberg) in Bosnia. Their mission is to find that country's most-wanted war criminal, a man dubbed "The Fox." Working from sketchy information at best, the trio travels deep into hostile territory in search of the scoop of a lifetime.

Cast: Richard Gere, Terrence Howard, Jesse Eisenberg, James Brolin, Ljubomir Kerekes, Kristina Krepela, Diane Kruger, Joy Bryant

Director: Richard Shepard

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Weinstein Company

Keywords: Suspenseful, Prison, Fall, Pursuit, Escape, Engaging, 2000s

Ratings & Reviews

  • 70
    Kirk HoneycuttThe Hollywood Reporter

    Writer-director Richard Shepard assembles all the elements for a dark suspense comedy only to lose his way in a surfeit of plot mechanics and unlikely behavior. show more

  • 75
    Steven ReaPhiladelphia Inquirer

    Throw in some business with the CIA, add a small army of Serbian thugs and a mysterious Croatian beauty, and The Hunting Party picks up speed, careening through the forests where the Fox may or may not be hiding out. Whatever fate awaits, it can't be good. But it can be fun. show more

  • 75
    Claudia PuigUSA Today

    When a movie is a hybrid of this sort, it can be tough to strike just the right tone. Mostly, The Hunting Party manages. show more

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