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Charlie Wilson's War

Universal Pictures
Category: Entertainment
Subcategory: Film Reviews
Price: $9.00
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Description:

The film is the true story of how a playboy congressman, a renegade CIA agent and a beautiful Houston socialite joined forces to lead the largest and most successful covert operation in history. Their efforts contributed to the fall of the Soviet Union and the end of the Cold War, with consequences that reverberate throughout the world today. Oscar® winners Tom Hanks, Julia Roberts and Philip Seymour Hoffman team with Academy Award®-winning director Mike Nichols and screenwriter Aaron Sorkin to bring George Crile's best-selling book to the screen.

Member Reviews

  • Ladyliberty_max30
    JZuk, Thu, 03 Jan 2008 19:41:10 UTC.
    1st review

    Awesome film. It's amazing what they did to defeat the Soviets in Afghanistan. It also includes a great deal of insight of how we lost the hearts and minds over time. Very sobering.

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  • Kristina_port_russell_twp
    portable, Fri, 04 Jan 2008 12:42:31 UTC.

    Great movie with well known actors makes it believable until the final caption in the movie ending that includes the "f" word, which takes this movie down 2 star notches in my review.

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    christopherellis12, Tue, 20 Jan 2009 18:28:36 UTC.

    His (Charlie) actions speak louder than Obama's "words" ever can!

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  • mrs_wrigley, Fri, 23 Jan 2009 02:02:41 UTC.

    This is one of my favorite Cinderella, Underdog, and Teddy Roosevelt tales. I love it when the masters of the free world, get together in a completely bizarre way to do something righteous and make somethin' happen', cappen' !

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    Michael_K, Wed, 02 Jun 2010 21:43:39 UTC.

    Awsome Movie

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