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Release Date: September 18th, 2009

DVD Release Date: February 23rd, 2010

R|1 hr 48 min

Plot Summary
Though a rising star in the ranks of Archer Daniels Midland, Mark Whitacre (Matt Damon) suddenly exposes a price-fixing conspiracy to the FBI, agreeing to wear a wire and gather evidence against ADM and other agribusinesses. However, the FBI agents get a rude surprise when they learn that Whitacre has embezzled heavily from the firm.

Cast: Matt Damon, Scott Bakula, Joel McHale, Melanie Lynskey, Rick Overton, Tom Papa, Tom Wilson, Clancy Brown

Director: Steven Soderbergh

Genres: Crime drama, Comedy drama

Production Co: Jaffe/Braunstein Films, Section Eight Ltd.

Distributors: Warner Bros.

Keywords: Witty, Rise, Wife, 2000s, Sacrifice, Transformation, Office, 1990s, House, Fall

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Nominated Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy
Nominated Best Original Score - Motion Picture