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Charlie Wilson's War

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Original title
Charlie Wilson's War
Running time
97 min.
United States United States
Aaron Sorkin (Book: George Crile)
James Newton Howard
Stephen Goldblatt
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Universal Pictures / Relativity Studios / Participant Media / Playtone
Drama | Politics. Soviet-Afghan War. Cold War. 1980s. 1990s. Based On A True Story
Synopsis / Plot
Adapted from George Crile's book, Charlie Wilson's War tells the story of a rogue congressman and CIA agent who found the means to secretly arm rebels to fight against invading Soviet troops in Afghanistan in the early 1980s.
2007: Nominated for Oscar: Best Supporting Actor (Philip Seymour Hoffman)
2007: 4 Nominations for Golden Globe, including Best Movie Comedy or Musical
2007: Nominated for BAFTA Awards: Best Supporting Actor (Philip Seymour Hoffman)
2007: 2 Nominations for Critics' Choice Awards: Best Writer, Supporting Actor
2007: Chicago Film Critics Awards: Nominated for Best Supporting Actor ((Philip Seymour Hoffman)
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