Body of Lies (2008)

R  |   |  Action, Drama, Romance

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A CIA agent on the ground in Jordan hunts down a powerful terrorist leader while being caught between the unclear intentions of his American supervisors and Jordan Intelligence.


  • Russell Crowe and Leonardo DiCaprio in Body of Lies (2008)
  • Russell Crowe and Ridley Scott in Body of Lies (2008)
  • Matt Gulbranson in Body of Lies (2008)
  • Ridley Scott and Donald De Line in Body of Lies (2008)
  • Oscar Isaac at an event for Body of Lies (2008)

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Russell Crowe, Oscar Isaac, Mark Strong, and Simon McBurney all starred in Ridley Scott's next film, Robin Hood (2010).


Title Card: I and the public know what all schoolchildren learn, those to whom evil is done, do evil in return. - W.H. Auden


Most films about the Middle-East are filmed in Morocco. In the Amman, Jordan, scenes of Body of Lies, almost nothing has been done to hide that. The typical street patterns of Casablanca and Rabat are obvious, while Amman has a completely different outlook.


Plot Summary

Synopsis (WARNING: Spoilers)


Action | Drama | Romance | Thriller | War


Release Date:

10 October 2008


English, Arabic

Country of Origin


Box Office


$70,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

PHP 8,075,451 (Philippines) (12 October 2008)


$39,394,666 (USA)

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