A Mighty Heart

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"One woman dared to keep hope alive."
  • R
  • 2007
  • 1 hr 48 min
  • 6.6  (26,885)
  • 74

Based on the Marianne Pearl memoir of the same title, A Mighty Heart is the story of the 2002 kidnapping of Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl. While on assignment in Pakistan with his pregnant wife, Daniel Pearl (Dan Futterman) fails to return from an interview he has arranged with an Islamic cleric on the eve of their departure to Dubai. His wife Marianne (Angeline Jolie) who is also a journalist goes to the authorities and an investigation starts into his whereabouts. As it becomes clear that he has been kidnapped she uses all of her professional knowledge and skills to track who may have taken him and why. Marianne Pearl was actively involved in the making of the movie, even personally selecting Angelina Jolie to play her role. The movie received a positive critical response, with several nominations for Jolie's performance. Also featuring Will Patton as Special Agent Randall Bennett and Archie Panjabi as Asra Nomani. Directed by Michael Winterbottom.

A Mighty Heart
Responsibility Of The Story Exclusive
Responsibility Of The Story Exclusive

Behind the Scenes - 1 min 33 sec

Making Of The Film Exclusive
Making Of The Film Exclusive

Behind the Scenes - 1 min 10 sec

Heart Of The Story Exclusive
Heart Of The Story Exclusive

Behind the Scenes - 2 min 25 sec

A Mighty Heart
A Mighty Heart

Trailer - 2 min 24 sec

A Mighty Heart Scene: I Have A Name For Him
A Mighty Heart Scene: I Have A Name For Him

Clip - 1 min 7 sec

A Mighty Heart Scene: Don't You See It
A Mighty Heart Scene: Don't You See It

Clip - 59 sec

Description
Based on the Marianne Pearl memoir of the same title, A Mighty Heart is the story of the 2002 kidnapping of Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl. While on assignment in Pakistan with his pregnant wife, Daniel Pearl (Dan Futterman) fails to return from an interview he has arranged with an Islamic cleric on the eve of their departure to Dubai. His wife Marianne (Angeline Jolie) who is also a journalist goes to the authorities and an investigation starts into his whereabouts. As it becomes clear that he has been kidnapped she uses all of her professional knowledge and skills to track who may have taken him and why.

Marianne Pearl was actively involved in the making of the movie, even personally selecting Angelina Jolie to play her role. The movie received a positive critical response, with several nominations for Jolie's performance.

Also featuring Will Patton as Special Agent Randall Bennett and Archie Panjabi as Asra Nomani. Directed by Michael Winterbottom.

A Mighty Heart is a 2007 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 48 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.6 and a MetaScore of 74.

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  • Release Date
    2007
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 48 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.6  (26,885)
  • Metascore
    74