The Good Shepherd

The Good Shepherd
  • 2006
  • US
  • 2h 47min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Robert De Niro
  • Written by: Eric Roth
  • Cast: Matt Damon, Angelina Jolie, William Hurt, Alec Baldwin, Robert De Niro, Billy Crudup, Michael Gambon, Timothy Hutton, Joe Pesci, John Turturro
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De Niro attempts to tell the 'real' story of the CIA through the prism of operative Edward Wilson (Damon). Slipping back and forth in time, the true horror of the CIA's WASPy stonghold on modern America unfolds in a model of restraint and good storytelling.

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The Good Shepherd

12 Feb 20074 stars

In 1977 a US Privacy Study Commission surmised that the real danger of the Central Intelligence Agency is ‘the gradual erosion of individual liberties through automation, integration, and interconnection of many small, separate record-keeping systems…

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