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Rod Lurie


Rod Lurie is the director of the "The Outpost," released July 2020, starring Scott Eastwood, Caleb Landry Jones, and Orlando Bloom. The film, based on CNN chief correspondent Jake Tapper's bestselling book of the same name, tells the true story of the events leading up to and including the Battle of Kamdesh in Afghanistan, where a small unit of ... See full bio »

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The Contender Writer
(2000)
The Outpost Director
(2019)
(2008)
Straw Dogs Writer
(2011)

Filmography

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 2017 Monsters of God (TV Movie) (writer)
 2011 Straw Dogs (screenplay)
 2008/I Nothing But the Truth (written by)
 2007 I'm Paige Wilson (TV Movie)
  Commander in Chief (TV Series) (creator - 18 episodes, 2005 - 2006) (written by - 4 episodes, 2005) (writer - 1 episode, 2006)
- Unaired Pilot (2006) ... (writer)
- Unfinished Business (2006) ... (creator)
- Happy Birthday, Madam President (2006) ... (creator)
- The Elephant in the Room (2006) ... (creator)
- Ties That Bind (2006) ... (creator)
  Line of Fire (TV Series) (1 episode, 2004) (teleplay - 2 episodes, 2004) (writer - 2 episodes, 2003)
- Eminence Front: Part 2 (2004) ... (teleplay)
- The Senator (2004) ... (teleplay)
- Undercover Angel (2003) ... (writer)
- Pilot (2003) ... (writer)
 2004 Capital City (TV Movie) (written by)
 2002 The Nazi (Short) (screenplay)
 2000 The Contender (written by)
 1999 Deterrence (written by)
 1998 4 Second Delay (Short) (writer)
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My films are political, so when they get rated on anything you have to take into account that a lot of my attackers are hard-line Republicans. See more »

Trivia:

Born in Israel, but lived in Hawaii and Connecticut. See more »

Trademark:

[Lurie pan] In a standard two-person conversation scene, instead of cutting between separate of shots of the actors speaking to each other, Lurie will often pan the camera from side-to-side to give it a one-take feel.

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