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What was Mark Whitacre thinking? A rising star at agri-industry giant Archer Daniels Midland (ADM), Whitacre (Matt Damon) suddenly turns whistleblower. Even as he exposes his company's multinational price-fixing conspiracy to the FBI, Whitacre envisions h… View More
Genres Comedy
Director Steven Soderbergh
Starring Matt Damon, Scott Bakula, Joel McHale, Melanie Lynskey View More
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Movie Summary

What was Mark Whitacre thinking? A rising star at agri-industry giant Archer Daniels Midland (ADM), Whitacre (Matt Damon) suddenly turns whistleblower. Even as he exposes his company's multinational price-fixing conspiracy to the FBI, Whitacre envisions himself being hailed as a hero of the common man and handed a promotion. But before all that can happen, the FBI needs evidence, so Whitacre eagerly agrees to wear a wire and carry a hidden tape recorder in his briefcase, imagining himself as a kind of de facto secret agent.
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Movie Details

Genres Comedy
Director Steven Soderbergh
Starring Matt Damon, Scott Bakula, Joel McHale, Melanie Lynskey, Rick Overton, Tom Papa, Tony Hale, Adam Paul, Paul F. Tompkins
Studio Name Warner Bros.
Release Date 2009
VUDU Release Date 02/23/2010
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Running Time 108 minutes
Language English
Audio Tracks SD/Enhanced Widescreen, Dolby Digital Plus

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