R | | Crime, Drama, Thriller
Caught in the crossfires of civil war, CIA operatives must send a former U.S. diplomat to negotiate for the life of a friend he left behind.
Director Brad Anderson said he responded strongly to screenwriter Tony Gilroy's script's exotic milieu and its interpersonal drama. "I was very taken by the world of Tony's story. I frankly didn't know very much about Beirut, so for me it was more ... ...
Mason Skiles (Jon Hamm) warns that the operation may "go sideways." The movie is set in 1982 but this phrase wasn't commonly used until the early 2000's.
Written & Performed by Michel Nahme
Courtesy of Hollywood Music Center
By arrangement with Royalty Network
$1,734,497 (USA) (15 April 2018)
$5,019,226 (USA) (14 June 2018)
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