The Good Shepherd

The Good Shepherd

  • R
  • 2006
  • 167 min
  • USA
  • drama, history, thriller

The tumultuous early history of the Central Intelligence Agency is viewed through the prism of one man's life.

Director: Robert De Niro

Screenwriter: Eric Roth

Stars: Matt Damon, Angelina Jolie, Alec Baldwin

Though ambitious and confidently directed by Robert De Niro, The Good Shepherd is ultimately a tedious drama that holds few surprises and succumbs to self-seriousness.


  • Robert De Niro
    Robert De Niro

    Robert De Niro, Jr. (born August 17, 1943) is an American actor, director, and producer. His first major film role was in 1973's Bang the Drum Slowly. In 1974, he played the young Vito Corleone in The Godfather Part II, a role that won him the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. His longtime...

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Producer: Robert De Niro, James G. Robinson, Jane Rosenthal

Editor: Tariq Anwar

Director Of Photography: Robert Richardson

Production Design: Jeannine Oppewall


Tagline: The untold story of the most powerful covert agency in the world.

Genres: drama, history, thriller

Certificate: R

Categories: cia, espionage, cold war, kgb


Year: 2006

Runtime: 167 min

Country: USA

Language: English, Russian, Spanish, German, Lingala

Color: Color

Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1