Kill the Messenger

Rated R 112 minutes 2014

Based on the true story by journalist Gary Webb, Kill the Messenger recounts the story of this reporter who exposed the CIA’s role in importing cocaine into the U.S. in order to fuel the Nicaraguan Contra rebels in the mid 90s. Going public with the story, Webb was faced with a brutal CIA smear campaign. Written by Michael Cuesta, the film stars Jeremy Renner, Andy Garcia, Ray Liotta, Robert Patrick and Jena Sims.

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Director: Michael Cuesta

Producer: Scott Stuber, Naomi Despres, Jeremy Renner, Peter Landesman, Pamela Abdy, Don Handfield and Michael Bederman

Cast: Jeremy Renner, Rosemarie DeWitt, Ray Liotta, Tim Nelson, Barry Pepper, Oliver Platt, Michael Sheen, Paz Vega, Michael Williams, Mary Winstead, Andy Garcia, Lucas Hedges, Gil Bellows, Dan Futterman, Matthew Lintz and Parker Douglas


Kill the Messenger

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