Leonardo DiCaprio, Djimon Hounsou, Jennifer Connelly, Kagiso Kuypers
Charles Leavitt (Screenplay), Charles Leavitt (Story), Edward Zwick (Director), C. Gaby Mitchell (Story)
Release: Jan. 26th, 2006
Runtime: 2 hours, 23 minutes
An ex-mercenary turned smuggler. A Mende fisherman. Amid the explosive civil war overtaking 1999 Sierra Leone, these men join for two desperate missions: recovering a rare pink diamond of immense value and rescuing the fisherman's son, conscripted as a child soldier into the brutal rebel forces ripping a swath of torture and bloodshed countrywide.
I remember seeing a movie - probably back in the 70's. What I remember is a very elaborate plan to steal some diamonds (I think). The last step was for a woman to put them in her purse and walk down t...
Blood Diamond is a 2006 American-German political war thriller film directed by Edward Zwick, who I know for directing Love & Other Drugs, as well as helping to produce Shakespeare in Love, which made him one of the recipients of the Academy Award for Best Picture of that year.