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In the Valley of Elah
Director: Paul Haggis (Dir)
Release Date:   2007
Premiere Information:   Los Angeles and New York openings: 14 Sep 2007
Duration (in mins):   121
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Cast:   Tommy Lee Jones (Hank Deerfield)  
    Charlize Theron (Det. Emily Sanders)  
    James Franco (Sgt. Dan Carnelli)  
    Jonathan Tucker (Mike Deerfield)  

Production Company: NALA Films  
Distribution Company: Warner Independent Pictures  
Director: Paul Haggis (Dir)
Producer: Patrick Wachsberger (Prod)
  Steven Samuels (Prod)
  Darlene Caamano Loquet (Prod)
  Paul Haggis (Prod)
  Laurence Becsey (Prod)
Writer: Paul Haggis (Scr)
  Mark Boal (Story)
  Paul Haggis (Story)
Photography: Roger Deakins (Dir of photog)
Art Direction: Laurence Bennett (Prod des)
Film Editor: Jo Francis (Film ed)
Music: Mark Isham (Mus)
MPAA Rating: R
Country: United States
Language: English

Copyright Claimant Copyright Date Copyright Number
Elah Finance V.O.F. 18/12/2007 dd/mm/yyyy PA1594322

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Genre: Drama
  Mystery

Bibliographic Sources:   Date   Page
Los Angeles Times   14 Sep 2007   p. 27.
New York Times   14 Sep 2007   p. 1.
Variety   3 Sep 2007   p. 53.

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