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      The Situation

      2006, Drama/War, 1h 46m

      48 Reviews 1,000+ Ratings

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      An ambitious but preachy drama that fails to convincingly parcel its thriller and romance elements. Read critic reviews

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      Anna (Connie Nielsen) is an American journalist who's falling in love with Iraqi photographer Zaid (Mido Hamada) against the backdrop of the war in Iraq. She's also ending a secret affair with Dan (Damian Lewis), an intelligence officer in Baghdad. The dangers of wartime Iraq heighten everyone's emotions, and the love triangle creates further stress when one of Anna's friends is killed, and Anna is kidnapped. Zaid and Dan must get together to rescue Anna before it's too late.

      • Rating: R (A Scene of Sexuality|Violence|Language)

      • Genre: Drama, War

      • Original Language: English

      • Director: Philip Haas

      • Writer: Wendell Steavenson

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      • Box Office (Gross USA): $48.1K

      • Runtime:

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