- October 1, 1999
1h 55m | Action/Adventure, Comedy, Drama
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):||Charles Roven, Edward L. McDonnell, Paul Junger Witt|
|Cast:||Mykelti Williamson, Mark Wahlberg, George Clooney, Spike Jonze, Ice Cube, Nora Dunn, Jamie Kennedy|
|Writer(s):||John Ridley, David O. Russell|