The Middle Eastern oil industry is the backdrop of this tense drama, which weaves together numerous story lines. Bennett Holiday is an American lawyer in charge of facilitating a dubious merger of oil companies, while Bryan Woodman, a Switzerland-based energy analyst, experiences both personal tragedy and opportunity during a visit with Arabian royalty. Meanwhile, veteran CIA agent Bob Barnes uncovers an assassination plot with unsettling origins.
Director: Mary Cybulski, Stephen Gaghan
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Cast: Akbar Kurtha, Alexander Siddig, Amanda Peet, Amr Waked, Badria Timimi, Bikram Singh Bhamra, Chris Cooper, Christopher Plummer, Daisy Tormé, Donna Mitchell, George Clooney, Jamey Sheridan