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Kingdom of Silence (2020)

An in-depth look at Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi's life, work, and murder. Featuring interviews and footage that explore his personal and professional relationships with Saudi rulers, jihadists and fellow global journalists.

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Rick Rowley
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Jamal Khashoggi ... (archive footage)
Lawrence Wright ... Self
John O. Brennan ... Self (as John Brennan)
Nasser Faris ... Jamal Khashoggi (voice)
Agnès Callamard ... Self
Ben Rhodes ... Self
Ali Soufan Ali Soufan ... Self
Mohamed Soltan Mohamed Soltan ... Self
Hanan El-Atr Hanan El-Atr ... Self
Richard Clarke Richard Clarke ... Self
David Rundell David Rundell ... Self
Nizar Kandli Nizar Kandli ... Self
Marwan Bishara Marwan Bishara ... Self
Nawaf Obaid Nawaf Obaid ... Self
Abdullah Anas Abdullah Anas ... Self
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An in-depth look at Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi's life, work, and murder amidst the complexity of U.S.-Saudi Arabia relations. Exclusive interviews explore Khashoggi's connections with Saudi rulers, Middle Eastern jihadists and fellow global journalists, as well as his enduring global legacy. Written by SHOWTIME

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Would mark writer/director Alex Gibney's fourth collaboration with writer Lawrence Wright, after My Trip to Al-Qaeda (2010), Going Clear: Scientogy and the Prison of Belief (2015) and The Looming Tower (2018). See more »

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Journalists hyperbolizing their influence
21 November 2020 | by jackdan-05273See all my reviews

It's just that, trash. Journalists trying to hyperbolize their importance in the world. A world where journalists make billions of dollars faking news. Looks a lot like hollywood spoiling itself.


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12 January 2021 (Netherlands) See more »

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House of Saud See more »

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