Solomon is abducted and forced to work in mines, where he finds a priceless diamond and hides it. When Danny learns of it, he promises to help him find his family in exchange for the diamond.
Director: Edward Zwick
Writer: Charles Leavitt
Blood Diamond overcomes poor storytelling with its biting commentary and fine performances.
Tagline: It will cost you everything.
Genres: adventure, drama, thriller
Keywords: rebel, loss of loved one, journalist, journalism, slavery, mercenary, diamond mine, sierra leone, bootlegger, fisherman, special unit, smuggling, genocide in rwanda, oppression, africa, civil war
Categories: africa, civil war, journalist, redemption, diamonds, sierra leone, refugee camp, mercenary, fisherman, greed, smuggling, indoctrination, search for son, ak 47, child in peril, rough diamond, rebel army, cape town south africa, rocket launcher, brainwashing, mining, anti hero, zimbabwe, rebel
Editor: Steven Rosenblum
Director of photography: Eduardo Serra
Original music composer: James Newton Howard
Costume design: Ngila Dickson
Production design: Dan Weil
Runtime: 143 min
Country: Germany, USA
Language: English, Mende, Afrikaans
Sound Mix: DTS, Dolby Digital, SDDS
Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1