SYNOPSIS

Oscar® winner Russell Crowe leads an all-star cast in State Of Play, a blistering thriller about a rising congressman and an investigative journalist embroiled in a case of seemingly unrelated, brutal murders. Crowe plays D.C. reporter Cal McCaffrey, working to untangle a mystery of murder and collusion among some of the nation’s most promising political and corporate figures inState of Play, from acclaimed director Kevin Macdonald (The Last King of Scotland).

The film was based on the highly acclaimed BBC TV series of the same title and the amazing cast line-up includes Russell Crowe, Ben Affleck, Rachel McAdams, Jason Bateman, Robin Wright-Penn, Jeff Daniels and Helen Mirren.


TRAILER


RELEASE DATE

April 24, 2009

DIRECTOR

Kevin Macdonald

WRITER

Matthew Michael Carnahan & Tony Gilroy

COMPANY

Universal Pictures International (UPI)

GENRE

Crime, Drama, Thriller

CERT

12A

RUNTIME

132 minutes