R | | Action, Drama, Thriller
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.
Carice van Houten played the character of Roger's wife Gretchen Ferris, but all her scenes were deleted in the final cut. The movie does provide dialogue that distills the story in the book, when Roger says they are getting divorced because "I was a bad husband and she was a worse wife".
I and the public know what all schoolchildren learn, those to whom evil is done, do evil in return. - W.H. Auden
In the kidnapping scene of Omar Sadiki all the cars license plates say Saudi Arabia in Arabic, but they say Jordan.
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