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Proof of Life (2000)  link to Proof of Life on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 1064

poster Proof of Life

IMDb Rating:
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6.2/10 (53115 votes)

Country: USA, 135 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, French, Spanish, Italian, Russian

Genre(s): Action, Thriller, Drama

Director(s): Taylor Hackford

Video Codec: Unknown

Americans Alice and Peter Bowman have traveled from third world country to third world country working on humanitarian projects. They are currently in Tecala, a country nestled in the Andes, as Peter, an engineer, has been hired by QUAD Carbon, an oil company - the moral "enemy" - to lead a project to construct a dam to prevent what is the constant flooding in the country. Alice and Peter eventually learn that QUAD Carbon cares nothing about the dam, which is just a smoke-screen to get an oil pipeline approved and built. Despite loving each other, they have had problems in the marriage of late because of being in Tecala, where Alice has not been able to find her place, and needing to deal with the aftermath of Alice's recent miscarriage. On his way to work one day, Peter, along with a group of others, are random kidnap victims of left wing guerrillas, the Liberation Army of Tecala (ELT), whose reason for being has changed from a political agenda to a monetary one, primarily getting ...



photo Meg Ryan Meg Ryan Alice Bowman
photo Russell Crowe Russell Crowe Terry Thorne
photo David Morse David Morse Peter Bowman
photo Pamela Reed Pamela Reed Janis Goodman
photo David Caruso David Caruso Dino

Medium: Media file,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.35:1