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The Prisoner Or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair

  • Release Date: Mar 23, 2007
  • Rated: strong language and mature thematic elements
  • Runtime: 1 hr. 13 min.
  • Genres: Documentary
  • Director:Petra Epperlein, Michael Tucker

Synopsis

The Prisoner Or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair represents a follow-up to husband-and-wife filmmaking team Michael Tucker and Petra Epperlein's critically-worshipped, defiantly nonpartisan documentary Gunner Palace (2004), on the day-to-day of American soldiers stationed on the Iraqi front. In that earlier picture, Tucker and Epperlein stumble across Yunis Khatayer Abbas, a Middle Eastern man who merely confesses, "I am a journalist," before American soldiers drag him off to incarceration. The Tuckers...more

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