In the Valley of Elah Image
Metascore
65

Generally favorable reviews - based on 37 Critics

User Score
7.2

Generally favorable reviews- based on 69 Ratings

Summary: In the Valley of Elah tells the story of a war veteran, his wife and the search for their son, a soldier who recently returned from Iraq but has mysteriously gone missing, as well as the police detective who helps in the investigation. (Warner Independent Pictures)
Runtime: 121 min
Rating: Rated R for violent and disturbing content, language and some sexuality/nudity.
Production: Summit Entertainment
Genres: Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Crime
Country: USA
Language: English
Home Release Date: Feb 19, 2008
Director Credit
Paul Haggis Director
Writer Credit
Mark Boal Story
Paul Haggis Story
Principal Cast Credit
Charlize Theron Det. Emily Sanders
Jonathan Tucker Spc. Mike Deerfield
Tommy Lee Jones Hank Deerfield
Cast Credit
Barry Corbin Arnold Bickman
Brent Briscoe Detective Hodge
Frances Fisher Evie
Jake McLaughlin Spc. Gordon Bonner
James Franco Sgt. Dan Carnelli
Jason Patric Lt. Kirklander
Josh Brolin Chief Buchwald
Mehcad Brooks Spc. Ennis Long
Susan Sarandon Joan Deerfield
Victor Wolf Pvt. Robert Ortiez
Wayne Duvall Detective Nugent
Wes Chatham Cpl. Steve Penning
Producer Credit
Andrew Matosich Associate Producer
Bob Hayward Executive Producer
Dana Maksimovich Co-Producer
Darlene Caamano Producer
David Garrett Executive Producer
Deborah Rennard Co-Producer
Emilio Diez Barroso Executive Producer
Erik Feig Executive Producer
Gregory J. Gettas Associate Producer
James A. Holt Executive Producer
Karim Abouobayd Line Producer: Morocco
Laurence Becsey Producer
Patrick Wachsberger Producer
Paul Haggis Producer
Stan Wlodkowski Executive Producer
Steve Samuels Producer
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