The Mauritanian

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  • R
  • Genre(s): Drama Thriller
  • Release year: 2021
  • Running time: 129 min
Captured by the U.S. Government, Mohamedou Ould Slahi (Tahar Rahim) languishes in prison for years without charge or trial. Losing all hope, Slahi finds allies in defense attorney Nancy Hollander (Jodie Foster) and her associate Teri Duncan (Shailene Woodley). read more
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Captured by the U.S. Government, Mohamedou Ould Slahi (Tahar Rahim) languishes in prison for years without charge or trial. Losing all hope, Slahi finds allies in defense attorney Nancy Hollander (Jodie Foster) and her associate Teri Duncan (Shailene Woodley). Together they face countless obstacles in a desperate pursuit for justice. Their controversial advocacy, along with evidence uncovered by formidable military prosecutor, Lt. Colonel Stuart Couch (Benedict Cumberbatch), eventually reveals a shocking and far reaching conspiracy. Based on the New York Times best-selling memoir, this is the explosive true story of a fight for survival against all odds.

Original Release

02/12/2021

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Cast

Benedict Cumberbatch Lt. Stuart Couch / Stuart Couch
Shailene Woodley Teri Duncan
Jodie Foster Nancy Hollander
Tahar Rahim Mohamedou Ould Slahi
David Fynn Kent
Walter van Dyk District Court of Columbia Judge
Daniel Kühne Legion Bartender
Corey Johnson Bill Seidel / Colonel Bill Seidel
Langley Kirkwood Sergeant Sands / Sergeant S. Sands
Stevel Marc Poulson
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Kevin Macdonald

Writers

Rory Haines, Sohrab Noshirvani, Michael Bronner, Mohamedou Ould Slahi, Larry Siems

Cast

Benedict Cumberbatch Lt. Stuart Couch / Stuart Couch
Shailene Woodley Teri Duncan
Jodie Foster Nancy Hollander
Tahar Rahim Mohamedou Ould Slahi
David Fynn Kent
Walter van Dyk District Court of Columbia Judge
Daniel Kühne Legion Bartender
Corey Johnson Bill Seidel / Colonel Bill Seidel
Langley Kirkwood Sergeant Sands / Sergeant S. Sands
Stevel Marc Poulson
Zachary Levi Neil Buckland
Darron Meyer Bob the Spy
Adam Neill Whit Cobb
Zak Rowlands Steve / Green Mask Man
Michael MacKenzie FBH Clerk
Francis Chouler WSJ Journalist
Robert Hobbs Captain Collins
Melissa Haiden Kim Couch
Alaa Safi Marseille / Moroccan Translator
Meena Rayann Wafa

Producers

Danny Steinmann Executive Producer
Rose Garnett Executive Producer
Michael Bloom Executive Producer
Micah Green Executive Producer
Robert A. Halmi Executive Producer
Ryan Heller Executive Producer
Zak Kilberg Executive Producer
Jim Reeve Executive Producer
Russell Smith Executive Producer
Daniel Steinman Executive Producer
Maria Zuckerman Executive Producer
Adam Fogelson Executive Producer
John Friedberg Executive Producer
Dan Friedkin Executive Producer
Robert Simonds Executive Producer
Benedict Cumberbatch Producer
Michael Bronner Producer
Adam Ackland Producer
Christine Holder Producer
Mark Holder Producer
Leah Clarke Producer
Beatriz Levin Producer
Lloyd Levin Producer
Branwen Prestwood Smith Producer
Donald Sabourin Producer
Mohamedou Ould Slahi Producer
Larry Siems Producer
Genevieve Hofmeyr Producer
Andrea Pienaar Producer

Editors

Justine Wright

2021 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama Nominated
2021 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture Won
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