A complex tale about small and big players in the African diamond business, wrapped around a murder of a United States senator's daughter.

Director:

Writers:

(book),
Reviews
13 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Based on the true story of mother/son tag-team Sante Kimes and her offspring, Kenny, who crisscrossed the country and committed a string of crimes, among them robbery, fraud, arson, slavery, and murders that shocked the world.

Director: Richard Benjamin
Stars: Judy Davis, Jonathan Jackson, Chelcie Ross
Injustice (TV Mini-Series 2011)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A defense barrister is faced with the proposition: what can you do when you have defended the indefensible?

Stars: James Purefoy, Charlie Creed-Miles, Sasha Behar
Action | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Stars: James Purefoy, Neve Campbell, Michael Kenneth Williams
A Cooler Climate (TV Movie 1999)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Iris is broke after her divorce and takes a job working as a housekeeper for a wealthy woman named Paula. When Paula and her husband separate, an unlikely friendship blossoms between the women.

Director: Susan Seidelman
Stars: Sally Field, Judy Davis, Winston Rekert
Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

George 'Beau' Brummel, a penniless but witty London gentleman, maintains a refined lifestyle with his loyal servant, cook Robinson. Only the friendship of the unpopular Hanoverian heir and ... See full summary »

Director: Philippa Lowthorpe
Stars: James Purefoy, Hugh Bonneville, Phil Davis
Dash and Lilly (TV Movie 1999)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Biographical look at the bombastic love affair that writers Dashiell Hammett and Lillian Hellman shared in 1940 and 50's Hollywood. Refusing to marry, but deeply in love, the two engaged in... See full summary »

Director: Kathy Bates
Stars: Sam Shepard, Judy Davis, Bebe Neuwirth
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

An extraordinary story of the hard-fought rise and dramatic fall of a visionary Australian Prime Minister during one of the country's most turbulent eras.

Stars: Judy Davis, Kathryn Fray, Graham Gall
The Reagans (TV Movie 2003)
Biography | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A more leftist look at the legacy and career of Ronald Reagan.

Director: Robert Allan Ackerman
Stars: Judy Davis, James Brolin, Zeljko Ivanek
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
...
...
...
Stephanie Dresser
...
Luna Koroma
...
...
Steve Dyson (as Ben Ayres)
...
...
...
Isaiah Forman (2008)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Joe Alblas ...
Photographer
Norman Anstey ...
Edward Needham
Millard Arnold ...
Richard Mason
Boubacar Babiane ...
Joan's Bodyguard
Errol Ballentine ...
Chauffeur (as Errol Ballantine)
Edit

Storyline

A complex tale about small and big players in the African diamond business, wrapped around a murder of a United States senator's daughter.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

| | |

Language:

Release Date:

24 May 2009 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Diamantes de sangre  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (2 parts)

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The tea service used at the American Ambassador's residence in the Democratic Republic of the Congo is Royal Albert's Old Country Roses; a pattern frequently used in movies. See more »

Connections

References Sunset Blvd. (1950) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
A murder mystery that uncovers the true suspects are diamonds.
23 August 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is a movie about the Diamond industry. About the power and seduction and corruption they have on everyone they come into contact with. it is not a documentary, and it doesn't try to encompass it all. The four main players are a senator trying to uncover why her daughter was killed, in an African "Hell-Hole". A young turk, rips his fathers diamond company out from underneath him with his aggressive ways. A young ground scientist tries to make up for getting crew killed by finding another mine. A young boy with a fist full of diamonds tries to smuggle them to their destination. All lives intersect all lines are crossed. A lot of people get their come-up-ance. it doesn't try to solve world problems or bring new questions. This is the way it is, it just tells a story, and a damn good one at that.


6 of 9 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?