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Release Date: September 19, 2008Running Time: 98 mins.
MPAA Rating: RBox Office: $223,537.00
Genre: Action, Drama, Historical


Charlize Theron

Andre Benjamin

Martin Henderson

Woody Harrelson

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In 1999, five days rocked the world as tens of thousands of demonstrators took to the streets of Seattle in protest of the World Trade Organization (WTO). Environmentalists, consumer advocates, labor unions, students, anarchists and pacifists all converged, bringing attention to how the WTO's laws were affecting democracy around the world. Among them are Django, Sam, Lou and Jay. United in their desire to be heard and to make a difference, for these protesters, this is very personal and the stakes are higher than mere politics. A peaceful demonstration to stop the WTO talks quickly escalates into a full-scale riot and an eventual State of Emergency results. The streets are mayhem, the WTO is... Full Summary >>