Release Date
8 Dec 2006
MPAA Rating
R
Runtime
143 min
Genres
Adventure, Drama, Thriller

Blood Diamond

A story following Archer, a man tortured by his roots. With a strong survival instinct, he has made himself a key player in the business of conflict diamonds. Political unrest is rampant in Sierra Leone as people fight tooth for tooth. Upon meeting Solomon, and the beautiful Maddy, Archer's life changes forever as he is given a chance to make peace with the war around him. Resource: Blood Diamond Study Guide Homework: Constructed Response

Director

Edward Zwick

Writers

Charles Leavitt (screenplay), Charles Leavitt (story), C. Gaby Mitchell (story)

Cast

Leonardo DiCaprio, Djimon Hounsou, Jennifer Connelly, Kagiso Kuypers

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