Three Kings

Genre:  Action/Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Running Time:  115 min.
Release Date: October 1, 1999

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Cast: Mykelti Williamson, Mark Wahlberg, George Clooney, Spike Jonze, Ice Cube, Nora Dunn, Jamie Kennedy


During the aftermath of the Persian Gulf War, three American soldiers (Clooney, Wahlberg, and Cube) in Saudia Arabia are eager to get home. However, after finding a treasure map that might lead to the gold Saddam Hussein stole from Kuait, they decide to re-think their travel plans.

Major Archie Gates (Clooney) leads the men on their treasure hunt with a ruthless reporter (Nora Dunn) close behind them. Meanwhile, there is a battle Kurd rebels are desperately trying to survive. They soon find they are conflicted between their greed for the gold and the plight of the people of Iraq.

Director: David O. Russell
Studio: Warner Bros. Pictures
Producer(s): Paul Junger Witt, Edward L. McDonnell, Charles Roven
Screenplay: John Ridley, David O. Russell
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