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The Men who stare at goats.

Author: Paul ListerGeorge ClooneyGrant HeslovPeter StraughanJeff BridgesAll authors
Publisher: Australia : Sony Home Entertainment, 2010.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : PAL color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Reporter Bob Wilton is trying to lose himself in the romance of war after his marriage fails. He gets more than he bargains for when he meets a special forces agent who reveals the existence of a secret, military unit whose goal is to end war as we know it. With unparalleled psychic powers, they can read the enemy's thoughts, pass through solid walls, and even kill a goat by simply staring at it. Now, the founder of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Lister; George Clooney; Grant Heslov; Peter Straughan; Jeff Bridges; Ewan McGregor; Kevin Spacey; Jon Ronson
OCLC Number: 649821245
Language Note: In English, French, Spanish, Catalan; subtitles in English subtitles, French, Spanish, Arabic, Hebrew.
Notes: Inspired by the book by Jon Ronson.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2009.
Credits: Director of photography, Robert Elswit ; executive producers, Barbara A. Hall, James Holt, Alison Owen, David M. Thompson ; produced by Paul Lister, George Clooney, Grant Heslov ; screenplay by Peter Straughan.
Cast: George Clooney, Jeff Bridges, Ewan McGregor, Kevin Spacey.
Target Audience: Censorship rating: M.
Description: 1 videodisc (DVD) (90 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, Region 4 ; PAL ; widescreen presentation.

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Reporter Bob Wilton is trying to lose himself in the romance of war after his marriage fails. He gets more than he bargains for when he meets a special forces agent who reveals the existence of a secret, military unit whose goal is to end war as we know it. With unparalleled psychic powers, they can read the enemy's thoughts, pass through solid walls, and even kill a goat by simply staring at it. Now, the founder of the unit has gone missing and the trail leads to another psychic soldier who has distorted the mission to serve his own ends.

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