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Under The Wire (2018)

Under the Wire (original title)
In 2012, Sunday Times war correspondent, Marie Colvin and photographer, Paul Conroy arrived in Syria to tell the story of civilians trapped in Homs, a city under siege and relentless military attack from the Syrian army.

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Chris Martin (as Christopher Martin)

Writer:

Chris Martin (Chris Martin) (as Christopher Martin)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Ziad Abaza Ziad Abaza ... Wa'el
Janine Birkett Janine Birkett ... Marie Colvin
Edith Bouvier Edith Bouvier
Marie Colvin Marie Colvin ... Herself (archive footage)
Paul Conroy Paul Conroy ... Himself
Julian Lewis Jones ... Paul Conroy
Karine Myriam Lapouble Karine Myriam Lapouble ... Edith Bouvier
Nathan Dean Williams Nathan Dean Williams ... William Daniels
Anne Wittman ... Voiceover artist
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Storyline

On 13 February 2012, two journalists entered war-ravaged Syria. One of them was celebrated Sunday Times war correspondent, Marie Colvin. The other was photographer, Paul Conroy. Their aim was to cover the plight of Syrian civilians trapped in Homs, a city under siege and relentless military attack from the Syrian army. Only one of them returned. This is their story.

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Taglines:

A Country at War. A City Under Siege. A Friendship Under Fire.

Genres:

Documentary

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language and disturbing violent images | See all certifications »
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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 November 2018 (USA) See more »

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Under The Wire See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$2,271, 18 November 2018

Gross USA:

$3,429

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$23,897
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Arrow Media See more »
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Color:

Color
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A film you all need to see!
8 November 2018 | by tammy_perrensSee all my reviews

A moving and incredibly powerful documentary that takes you on a journey into the Syrian war.


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