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Metascore
69

Generally favorable reviews - based on 38 Critics

User Score
5.9

Mixed or average reviews- based on 600 Ratings

Summary: In the remote sands of the Moroccan desert, a rifle shot rings out -- detonating a chain of events that will link an American tourist couple's frantic struggle to survive, two Moroccan boys involved in an accidental crime, a nanny illegally crossing into Mexico with two American children and a Japanese teen rebel whose father is sought by the police in Tokyo. (Paramount Vantage)
Runtime: 143 min
Rating: Rated R for violence, some graphic nudity, sexual content, language and some drug use.
Production: Paramount Pictures
Genre: Drama
Countries: USA, Mexico, France
Languages: English, French, Spanish, Arabic, Japanese, Japanese Sign Language, Berber
Home Release Date: Feb 20, 2007
Director Credit
Alejandro González Iñárritu Director
Writer Credit
Alejandro González Iñárritu Idea
Guillermo Arriaga Written By
Principal Cast Credit
Brad Pitt Richard Jones
Cate Blanchett Susan Jones
Cast Credit
André Oumansky Walter
Claudine Acs Jane
Dermot Crowley Barth
Georges Bousquet Robert
Harriet Walter Lilly
Henry Maratray Tourist #2
Linda Broughton Tourist #3
Matyelok Gibbs Elyse
Michael Maloney James
Mohamed Akhzam Anwar
Peter Wight Tom
Trevor Martin Douglas
Wendy Nottingham Tourist #1
Producer Credit
Ahmed Abounouom Line Producer: Morocco
Alejandro González Iñárritu Producer
Ann Ruark Co-Producer
Corinne Golden Weber Associate Producer
Jon Kilik Producer
Kay Ueda Line Producer: Japan
Norihisa Harada Line Producer: Japan
Steve Golin Producer
Tita Lombardo Line Producer: Mexico
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