Matt Damon, Angelina Jolie and Robert De Niro star in this powerful thriller about the birth of the CIA. Edward Wilson (Damon) believes in America, and will sacrifice everything he loves to protect it, but as one of the covert founders of the CIA, Edwards's youthful idealism is slowly eroded by his growing suspicion of the people around him. Everybody has secrets... but will Edward's destrory him? A gripping, spellbinding masterpiece with an all-star cast including Alec Baldwin, Billy Crudup, William Hurt, Michael Gambon, Timothy Hutton and John Turturro.

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The Good Shepherd (2006)

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Suspense/Thriller · 2h 36m · 12/22/2006

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The true story of the birth of the CIA through the eyes of a man who never existed.

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Matt Damon, Angelina Jolie and Robert De Niro star in this powerful thriller about the birth of the CIA. Edward Wilson (Damon) believes in America, and will sacrifice everything he loves to protect it, but as one of the covert founders of the CIA, Edwards's youthful idealism is slowly eroded by his growing suspicion of the people around him. Everybody has secrets... but will Edward's destrory him? A gripping, spellbinding masterpiece with an all-star cast including Alec Baldwin, Billy Crudup, William Hurt, Michael Gambon, Timothy Hutton and John Turturro.

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Status

Released

Language

English

Country

United States

Production Company

Universal Pictures

Budget

$90,000,000

Revenue

$99,500,000
Part Of
Cast
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Matt Damon

Edward Wilson
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Alec Baldwin

Sam Murach
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Will Vought

Skull and Bones Member (uncredited)
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John Farrer

Bonesman (uncredited)
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Jonah Falcon

Waiter (uncredited)
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Robert de Niro

Bill Sullivan
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John Hill

Pinafore Actor
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Jeff Skowron

Deer Island Crooner 1940
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Benjamin Eakeley

Bonesman 1960
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Sophie Sutton

Connie Wilson
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Anne-Marie Cusson

Philip Allen's Secretary
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Martina Gedeck

Hanna Schiller
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Keir Dullea

Senator John Russell, Sr.
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Bill McHugh

Reverend Christiansen
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William Hurt

Philip Allen
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Michael Arden

Pinafore Actor
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Sjoerd Dejong

Santa Claus
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Gregory Marcel

Dancing Skeleton
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David Crommett

Spanish Translator
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Gino Cafarelli

Palmi's Bodyguard
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Austin Williams

Young Edward Wilson
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Tommy DeVito

Palmi's Bodyguard
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Tommy Nelson

Edward, Jr. - Age 6-7
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Wally Dunn

'Dame' Bonesman
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Robert Bermudez Cordell

Bay of Pigs Voiceover (voice)
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Yelena Shmulenson

Dollar Woman
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Ryan Michael Shaw

Pinafore Actor
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Michael Seelbach

Pinafore Actor
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Dieter Riesle

Herr Franck
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Glenn Kalison

Telephone Operations Officer
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Michael Melvoin

Piano Player (as Mike Melvoin)
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Roger Rathburn

'Dame' Bonesman
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Jason Butler Harner

Teletype Communications Officer
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Jack Martin

Dollar Little Boy
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Redman Maxfield

Older Bonesman 1940
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Rob Barnes

Man at Jazz Club
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Peter Kybart

Dr. Manheim
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Will Reynolds

Pinafore Actor
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Timothy Hutton

Thomas Wilson
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Gabriel Macht

John Russell, Jr.
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Neal Huff

Teletype Operations Officer
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Michael Flanigan

Pinafore Actor
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Adolf Hitler

Self (archive footage) (uncredited)
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John Turturro

Ray Brocco
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John Sessions

Valentin Mironov #1 / Yuri Modin
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Joe Pesci

Joseph Palmi
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Lee Pace

Richard Hayes
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Mark Ivanir

Valentin Mironov #2
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Michael Gambon

Dr. Fredericks
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Angelina Jolie

Margaret 'Clover' Russell
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Tammy Blanchard

Laura
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Jonathan Dokuchitz

Husband Dinner Guest
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Dominick Cicco

Protestor (uncredited)
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Josh Casaubon

Army Man 1940
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Robert Prescott

Bonesman MC 1961
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Tuc Watkins

Sound Technical Officer
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Allyson Floyd

Deer Island Maid (uncredited)
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Marcos Cohen

Dr. Ibanez
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Matthew Humphreys

Cherry Orchard Actor
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Laila Robins

Toddy Allen
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Susan Haskell

Wife Dinner Guest
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Sandee Conrad

Edward's Secretary
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Jon Monett

CIA Insect Man
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Jeff Applegate

Michael Johnson
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Greg Plitt

Guard with Sullivan
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Sándor Técsy

Sasha, Ulysses' Aide (as Sandor Tecsy)
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Jerry Coyle

'Dame' Bonesman
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Robert Ian Mackenzie

Cambridge Club Butler
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Lee Bryant

Mrs. John Russell, Sr.
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James Faulkner

Lord Cooper
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Amanda Barron

Cryptographer
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Trace Taylor

Cryptographer
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Eric Lindh

Tailor Shop Guard
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Robert C. Kirk

Laura's Taxi Driver
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Reathel Bean

'Dame' Bonesman
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Justin Daniel

Pinafore Actor
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Henry Gummer

Bonesman / Boatswain
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Amy Wright

Safe House Operations Officer
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Lars Gerhard

Mr. Haupt
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Christopher Evan Welch

Photography Technical Officer
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John Knox

Technical Service Officer
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Karron Graves

Cherry Orchard Actress
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Scot Cregan

CIA Agent (uncredited)
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Billy Crudup

Arch Cummings
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Eddie Redmayne

Edward Wilson Jr.
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Stephen Powell

HMS Pinafore Singer
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Darryl Reuben Hall

Black Bar Patron (uncredited)
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Justin Bohon

Pinafore Actor
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Jimmy Marchese

Palmi's Grandson
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Stefanie Nava

Tina Palmi
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Fidel Castro

Self (archive footage) (uncredited)
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Cuyle Carvin

Suicide Victim (uncredited)
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John Henry

Philip Allen's Driver
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Liya Kebede

Miriam
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Christopher Druckman

FBI Agent
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Ann Hampton Callaway

1961 Deer Island Singer
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Leonard Logsdail

Tailor
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Meredith Deacon

John Russell, Jr.'s Girlfriend
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Isabella Cimato

Palmi's Granddaughter
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Turi Haim

Theatre Patron (uncredited)
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Oleg Stefan

Ulysses / Stas Siyanko
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Tessa Kim

Mr. Haupt's Translator (as Tessa Keimes)
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John C. Whitehead

Reverend Collins (as John Whitehead)
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Angelis Alexandris

Pedestrian (uncredited)
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Marc Ameruso

Background at CIA office (uncredited)
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Will Blomker

Skull and Bones Member (uncredited)
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Carl Burrows

Professor (uncredited)
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Laura Butler

Extra (uncredited)
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Frank Cadillac

Counterman (uncredited)
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Pete Carmen

Teletype Communications Officer (uncredited)
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Liz Cotone

Woman with Wagon (uncredited)
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Ed Cuffe

Edward's Uncle (uncredited)
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Robert Dearle

War Office Worker (uncredited)
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Yevgeniy Dekhtyar

Russian Agent (uncredited)
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Brandon deSpain

Russian Soldier (uncredited)
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Todd Detwiler

CIA Agent (uncredited)
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Melanie DiPiero

Bridesmaid (uncredited)
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Patricia DiZebba

Dry Cleaner Lady (uncredited)
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Brad Fleischer

Telephone Operations Officer #1 (uncredited)
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Kate Forsatz

Wedding Guest (uncredited)
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Roy William Gardner

Ed's Bonesman (uncredited)
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Nyasha Hatendi

Thomas Lumumba (uncredited)
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Zeke Hawkins

Yale Student (uncredited)
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Katherine Hoskins Mackey

Mom (uncredited)
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Hristo Hristov

Guard (uncredited)
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Jean Jean

Figurant (uncredited)
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Vivian Kalinov

German Woman in Berlin (uncredited)
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John F. Kennedy

Self (archive footage) (uncredited)
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Vladislav Kozlov

Executioner (uncredited)
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Aaron Michael Lacey

CIA Agent (uncredited)
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Matt Leisy

Bonesman (uncredited)
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Orest Ludwig

Room Service Man (uncredited)
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Ryan Martin

Bonesman (uncredited)
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Kent Moran

Yale Student (uncredited)
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Josh Mowery

Bonesman (uncredited)
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Dave Payton

College Student (uncredited)
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Howard Pearse

Soldier (uncredited)
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Josh Pence

Bonesman (uncredited)
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Nick Poltoranin

Russian Soldier (uncredited)
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Mark Pomirtchi

Extra (uncredited)
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Justin Restivo

Yale Student (uncredited)
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James Lloyd Reynolds

Field Officer (uncredited)
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Drew Seltzer

Edward's Classmate (uncredited)
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Reyna Shaskan

Voice (voice) (uncredited)
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Diana Shneider

Irina Russell (uncredited)
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Leonard Silver

Civil Servant (uncredited)
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Marcus Campbell Sinclair

Yale Student (uncredited)
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Tomasz Smolarski

Soldier (uncredited)
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Christopher Stadulis

Under Cover CIA Agent (uncredited)
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Alexander Suder

Kid (uncredited)
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Jeremy J. Sullivan

Wilson's Wrestling Opponent (uncredited)
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Lowell Thomas

Himselr (archive sound) (uncredited)
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Rick Voight

Mr. Robbins (uncredited)
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Alec Von Bargen

Fidel Castro (uncredited)
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John Wernke

Bonesman #3 (uncredited)
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Shana Wiersum

Wedding Guest (uncredited)
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Frank C. Williams

Butler (uncredited)
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Jeremy Woods

Theatre Audience Member (uncredited)
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Danny Zaccagnino

Bonesmen (uncredited)
Crew
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Eric Roth

Writer
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Robert de Niro

Director
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4/3/2007

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