Many of his films get frequently mentioned here, but I have not seen Blood Diamond in that company, which I consider to be a top 5 Dicaprio movie. Although he can recall details of life before his accident, Leonard cannot remember what happened fifteen minutes ago, where he's going, or why. However, Bourne realizes that he has the combat and mental skills of a world-class spy—but who does he work for? The former returns to Sierra Leone, locates Vandy, and offers to help him find his family if he will recover his prize. I always said that if i ever get married i would at least attempt to make the ring myself. A lot of awkward dialogue and poor Jennifer Connelly is saddled with a lame character. Shortly afterwards, Vandy, who is now living in England, meets with representatives of van de Kaap, who wishes to acquire his jewel.
With a strong survival instinct, he has made himself a key player in the business of conflict diamonds. Upon meeting Solomon, and the beautiful Maddy, Archer's life changes forever as he is given a chance to make peace with the war around him. It is 1999 and the troubled West African nation of Sierra Leone is ravaged by major political unrest. Djimon Honsou is solid as well. One such unfortunate is fisherman Solomon Vandy Djimon Hounsou , from Shenge, who has been assigned to a workforce overseen by a ruthless warlord, Captain Poison David Harewood. The difficulty of locating his wife's killer, however, is compounded by the fact that he suffers from a rare, untreatable form of short-term memory loss. Coetzee and his private army also turn up in the region, having been contracted by local authorities to repulse the renewed rebel offensive.
With nothing to go on but a Swiss bank account number, he starts to reconstruct his life, but finds that many people he encounters want him dead. The Girl on the Train 6. Archer discloses he has been mortally wounded and cannot proceed as anticipated. Both men are subsequently incarcerated in Freetown along with Danny Archer Leonardo DiCaprio , a white Rhodesian gunrunner jailed while attempting to smuggle diamonds into Liberia for corrupt South African mining executive Rudolph van de Kaap Marius Weyers. Nathan was just an observer, i think he feels that way about himself too. But it moves at a great pace, and Leo is probably the best he's been.
Rebel factions such as the Revolutionary United Front frequently terrorize the open countryside, intimidating Mende locals and enslaving many to harvest diamonds, which fund their increasingly successful war effort. True love can be represented by anything, because its the thought that counts. . Marsh and her team must find the elusive killer before time runs out. Political unrest is rampant in Sierra Leone as people fight tooth for tooth. The film had an important message as well about the whole diamonds business, which may sometimes get slightly preachy, but it was pleasant to see that issue brought up in a big film. A story following Archer, a man tortured by his roots.
A story following Archer, a man tortured by his roots. Thats why i like the onion ring ring from the simpsons. Leonardo Dicaprio has an impressive filmography. The pair run for their lives and Bourne, who promised retaliation should anyone from his former life attempt contact, is forced to once again take up his life as a trained assassin to survive. When detained in prison for smuggling, Archer knows Solomon, who was forced to work in the diamond diggings founnd and hid this diamond. With a strong survival instinct, he has made himself a key player in the business of conflict diamonds. Danny Archer, a South African mercenary looks for unique pink diamond but can''t.
He then travels to Cape Town, meeting with his former military contacts, including Colonel Coetzee Arnold Vosloo — an Afrikaner late of the apartheid-era South African Defence Force now freelancing with a private military firm. This tech-savvy killer posts live feeds of his crimes on his website; the more hits the site gets, the faster the victim dies. Archer and Vandy narrowly escape to Guinea, where they plan to infiltrate Kono with an American journalist, Maddy Bowen Jennifer Connelly , in exchange for giving her inside information on the illicit diamond trade. She thinks she has seen it all, until a particularly sadistic criminal arises on the Internet. Upon meeting Solomon, and the beautiful Maddy, Archer's life changes forever as he is given a chance to make peace with.
Dia holds them both at gunpoint, although Vandy convinces him of his own retained innocence and the two consummate their previous bond. Blood Diamond is the action adventure film that takes place on the stage of Sierra Leone civil war 90s. Dicaprio is in top form here and completely sells himself as a white Rhodesian smuggler. Political unrest is rampant in Sierra Leone as people fight tooth for tooth. Captain Poison learns of the stone, but before he can act on this knowledge the area is raided by government security forces. He entrusts the stone to Vandy, ordering him to take it for his family. I know people prefer Departed, but I find his performance in Blood Diamond to be one of the times he really convinced me that he is the character, and more importantly the correct age of the character too.
Coeztee then forces a reluctant Vandy to produce the diamond, but is shot by Archer, who has deduced that he will have them both eliminated once their usefulness has expired. The samurai way of life died with katsumoto. . . . .
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