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When a congressional aide is killed, a Washington, D.C. journalist starts investigating the case involving the Representative, his old college friend.

Director: Kevin Macdonald
Writer: Matthew Michael Carnahan (screenplay), Tony Gilroy (screenplay), Billy Ray (screenplay), Paul Abbott (television series)
Production: Universal Pictures
Year: 2009
MetaScore: 64/100
ImdbRating: 7.1
BoxOffice: $36,965,395
Released: 17 Apr 2009
Awards: 2 wins & 4 nominations.

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Cast

Cal McAffrey - Russell Crowe
Stephen Collins - Ben Affleck
Della Frye - Rachel McAdams
Cameron Lynne - Helen Mirren
Anne Collins - Robin Wright
Dominic Foy - Jason Bateman
George Fergus - Jeff Daniels
Robert Bingham - Michael Berresse
Detective Bell - Harry Lennix
Gene Stavitz - Barry Shabaka Henley
Dr. Judith Franklin - Viola Davis
PointCorp Insider - David Harbour
Mandi - Sarah Lord
PointCorp Executive - Tuck Milligan
Chris Kawai (as Stephen Park) - Steve Park
Andrew Pell - Brennan Brown
Sonia Baker - Maria Thayer
Greer Thornton - Wendy Makkena
Officer Brown - Michael Jace
Deshaun Stagg - LaDell Preston
Vernon Sando - Dan Brown
Rhonda Silver - Katy Mixon
D.A. Purcell - Shane Edelman
Ben's Cashier - Maurice Burnice Harcum
Junior Detective #1 - Cornell Womack
Junior Detective #2 - Nat Benchley
Ferris - Gregg Binkley
Carol (as Trula Marcus) - Trula M. Marcus
Policewoman Escorting Della - Carolyn Barrett
Iowan Congressman - Wil Love
Graves (as David Copeland Goodman) - David E. Goodman
Mr. James - John Badila
Mrs. James - Brigid Cleary
Waitress / Dancer #1 - Joy Spears
Waitress / Dancer #2 - Brandi Oglesby
Waitress / Dancer #3 - Stacey Walker
Globe Production Manager - R.B. Brenner
Telemundo Reporter - Lucía Navarro
MSNBC Reporter - Chris Matthews
CNN Reporter - Lou Dobbs
Reporter - James Vance III
Business Woman - Sharon Dugan
Business Man - Noel Werking
Jackie - Rose Coleman
ICU Nurse - Lee von Ernst
Karaoke Singer - Richard Ruyle
Karaoke Bar Hostess (as Susan Stuart Brazell) - Stuart Brazell
News Reporter #1 (as Herbert 'Chris' Gordon) - Herbert Gordon
News Reporter #2 - Keith Anthony Garvin
News Reporter #3 - Julie Carey
News Reporter #4 - Eun Yang
News Reporter #5 - Denae D'Arcy
News Reporter #6 - Natasha Chughtai
The Wolf - Greg Graham
Peter - Eric Hatch
The Hunter - Josh Rhodes
Hospital Employee - Don Abernathy
Man in Market Place - Michael Alban
Investigative Reporter - Tex Allen
Pedestrian - Parisa Amira
Witness - Woody Andrews
Foreign Press Writer - Kevin Bangos
Shopper - Scott Barry
Reporter - Nora Bauer
Voice (voice) - Ashley Bell
Pedestrian - Christie Beran
Physician - Robert Bizik
Newspaper Employee - Bill Blair
Camera Man - Michael Blumenstock
Shopper - Laura Bryce
Congressional Aide - Kyle Burgess
Washington Lobbyist - Juan Eloy Carrera
Senator - Larry Carter
Washington Attorney - Robert Randolph Caton
Manchester K-9 Policeman - Thomas Joe Craig
Detective - Bruce Allen Dawson
Waiter - Paul Dietz
Senate Staff - Patricia DiZebba
Commuter - John Doty
Politician - Matt J. Doyle
Student on Metro - Francesca Ellana
Reporter - Lourdes Faberes
Hearing Attendee - Paul Fahrenkopf
Newspaper Reporter - Liam Ferguson
TV Cameraman - David Foster
News Reporter - Mariano Gowland
Capitol Police Officer - Marcus Nel-Jamal Hamm
Congressman Johnson - Frank Herzog
PointCorp Executive - Ken Holliday
Reporter - Carol Ilku
Pedestrian - Ian Irizarry
DC Executive - Tracie Jules
Extra - Katty Kay
Restauran Patron - Frederick Keeve
News Reporter - Torsten Kellar
Congressional Hearing Audience - Yawning - Errol Krass
Navy Commander Garner - T. Alloy Langenfeld
ICU Nurse - Kimrie Lewis
Reporter - Robert Maratea
Waiting for Metro - E Marshall
Politician / Cyclist - Justin Mather
Arts Patron - Fernando A. Mico
News Reporter - Andrellos Mitchell
Senate Staff - Tony Moore
News Reporter - Douglas Nelson
Extra - John Palmer
Suspicious shopper - Jose L. Penaranda
Congressional Secretary to Collins - Devon Marie Saunders
Staff Photographer - David J. Smolar
Bicyclist / Neighbor - Patrick Michael Strange
Pointcorp Helicopter Pilot - Lance Strumpf
Camera Man - Chuck Taber
Journalist In Courtroom - Art Shrian Tiwari
Nurse - Tina Toner
Subway Rider - Towanda Underdue
Driver / Neighbor - Bill Ward
Cameraman / Hooded Walker - Steven A. Webb
Hospital Visitor - Jarreau Williams
Congressional Aide - Paul Williams
Fish Market Patron - J.D. Wine
Extra - Bob Woodward
Pedestrian - Raquel Yasmin
Congressional Aide to Sen, Fergus - Stephen Zaleski
Legislative Director - Dianne Zaremba