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Rod Lurie

Directed by Rod Lurie, "Deterrence" is a Drama/Thriller film, released on March 10 of 2000 in the USA . Kevin Pollak is starring, alongside Timothy Hutton, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Clotilde Courau, Badja Djola and Sean Astin.

Every President has a defining moment. Walter Emerson is about to have his.

Who directed "Deterrence":

Deterrence was directed by Rod Lurie, an Israeli producer, director, writer, and actor.

After directing Deterrence, Rod Lurie directed The Contender, released in 2000, The Last Castle (2001), Resurrecting the Champ (2007), Nothing But the Truth (2008), Straw Dogs (2009).

What was the release date of "Deterrence":

Deterrence was first released in the United States on Friday, March 10, 2000. Also released on Friday, March 10, 2000 have been Orphans (dir. Peter Mullan), Blowback (dir. Mark L. Lester), God's Army (dir. Richard Dutcher), and Dragon and the Hawk (dir. Mark Steven Grove). This was nineteen (19) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, September 10, 1999 in Canada and on Wednesday, December 17, 2003 in Spain.

Who is at the casting of "Deterrence":

At the casting of Deterrence we find Kevin Pollak, previously seen in Buffalo '66 (1998) and That Thing You Do! (1996); Timothy Hutton (The General's Daughter (1999), Playing God (1997)); Sheryl Lee Ralph (Bogus (1996), White Man's Burden (1995)) [ more... ]

  • Amit Mehta and Kathryn Morris, Scoot Powell, J. Scott Shonka also appeared together in The Contender, released in 2000.
  • J. Scott Shonka and Mark Thompson also appeared in Air Force One, released in 1997.
  • Kathryn Morris and Michael Mantell also worked together in Artificial Intelligence: AI, released in 2001.

What is the Storyline of "Deterrence":

Set in 2008, President Walter Emerson, formerly Vice President and elevated by the death of the previous (unseen) commander-in-chief, is crossing the country on a campaign tour when a freak snowstorm traps him in a remote Colorado diner with members of his staff plus a group of ordinary citizens.

Suddenly, word arrives that Uday Hussein, who in the film is the leader of Iraq, has invaded Kuwait. Using a television cameraman who is following his campaign, Emerson notifies the world that unless Hussein [...]

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