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No End in Sight (2007)

Not Rated | | Documentary, War | 22 January 2007 (USA)
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A comprehensive look at the Bush Administration's conduct of the Iraq war and its occupation of the country.

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Charles Ferguson
Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 12 wins & 18 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Campbell Scott ... Narrator (voice)
Gerald Burke Gerald Burke ... Self
Ali Fadhil Ali Fadhil ... Self
Omar Fekeiki Omar Fekeiki ... Self
Robert Hutchings Robert Hutchings ... Self
Paul Hughes Paul Hughes ... Self
Marc Garlasco Marc Garlasco ... Self
George Tenet ... Self (archive footage)
James Bamford ... Self
Dick Cheney ... Self (archive footage)
Donald Rumsfeld ... Self (archive footage)
Paul Wolfowitz ... Self (archive footage)
Colin Powell ... Self (archive footage)
Samantha Power
Feisal Istrabadi Feisal Istrabadi ... Self (as Faisal Al-Istrabadi)
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Chronological look at the fiasco in Iraq, especially decisions made in the spring of 2003 - and the backgrounds of those making decisions - immediately following the overthrow of Saddam: no occupation plan, an inadequate team to run the country, insufficient troops to keep order, and three edicts from the White House announced by Bremmer when he took over: no provisional Iraqi government, de-Ba'athification, and disbanding the Iraqi armed services. The film has chapters (from History to Consequences), and the talking heads are reporters, academics, soldiers, military brass, and former Bush-administration officials, including several who were in Baghdad in 2003. Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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The American Occupation of Iraq - The Inside Story From the Ultimate Insiders

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Documentary | War

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Marine Lieutenant Seth Moulton was elected the US Congressman for Massachusetts' 6th District in November 2014. See more »

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Seth Moulton: Are you telling me that's the best America can do?... No, don't tell me that... That makes me angry.
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Referenced in Goodbye Solo (2008) See more »

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A Horror Story All Our Own
8 August 2007 | by agmancusoSee all my reviews

You may think that Charles Ferguson's documentary is filled with things we already know. That's what I thought. But the truth of the matter is I knew it like a rumor of sorts born and nurtured out of anger and frustration. What this riveting documentary does is to show it to us confirming what we thought we knew.The sadness is unbearable. The clarity of what lays at the center of this absurdity is startling, devastating. There were only five people in the theater. Why? I found out about the existence of "No End In Sight" through a radio interview with the film-maker. The film has been released practically in secrecy. Everyone is flocking to see Chuck and Larry while this masterpiece that concern us directly is practically ignored. I want to thank Charles Ferguson for this enormous contribution to the truth. I believe he put his own livelihood on the line for the privilege. Sir, you've just become a hero of mine.


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Language:

English | Arabic

Release Date:

22 January 2007 (USA) See more »

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Budget:

$2,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$31,533, 29 July 2007

Gross USA:

$1,433,319

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,433,319
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