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Rendition is a american film of genre Drama directed by Gavin Hood released in USA on 7 september 2007 with Jake Gyllenhaal

Rendition (2007)

Rendition
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Released in USA 7 september 2007
Length 2h2
Directed by
OriginUSA
Genres Drama,    Thriller,    Spy
Rating67% 3.398633.398633.398633.398633.39863

Rendition is a 2007 abduction thriller film directed by Gavin Hood and starring Reese Witherspoon, Meryl Streep, Peter Sarsgaard, Alan Arkin, Jake Gyllenhaal and Omar Metwally. It centers on the controversial CIA practice of extraordinary rendition and is based on the true story of Khalid El-Masri, who was mistaken for Khalid al-Masri. The movie also has similarities to the case of Maher Arar.

Synopsis

CIA analyst Douglas Freeman (Jake Gyllenhaal) is briefing a newly arrived CIA agent in a square in an unnamed country in North Africa (filmed in Marrakech), when a suicide attack kills this agent and 18 other people. The target was a high-ranking police official, Abbas-i "Abasi" Fawal (Yigal Naor), who acts as a liaison for the United States and whose tasks include conducting interrogations and overseeing the application of techniques amounting to torture. Fawal escapes unscathed.

Actors

Jake Gyllenhaal

(Douglas Freeman)
Reese Witherspoon

(Isabella Fields El-Ibrahimi)
Peter Sarsgaard

(Alan Smith)
Moa Khouas

(Khalid)
Alan Arkin

(Senator Hawkins)
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