The American Thriller Body of Lies is just that — American. Ridley Scott, director of Blade Runner, and the Boston-Based screenwriter William Monohan (think The Departed) are the masterminds behind this ‘08… masterpiece.

It is certainly a… movie.

Russel Crowe, Leonardo DiCaprio, and Oscar Isaac are working for Central Intelligence Agency to bring to light a suicide bombing operation that is taking place in Jordan at the time. Painted as this altruistic hero of a man, DiCaprio, mid-divorce, must reckon with the bombers overseas with the help of his partner (in crime? Justice?) Ed Hoffman (Crowe). It has all of…

Trin Moody

Second-year Screenwriter at the University of New Mexico. Writer for Incluvie.

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