Starring: Rosamund Pike, Jamie Dornan, Stanley Tucci, Tom Hollander, Corey Johnson, Alexandra Moen
Bio-drama directed by Matthew Heineman based on one of the most celebrated war correspondents of our time, Marie Colvin (Rosamund Pike). Colvin is an utterly fearless and rebellious spirit, driven to the frontlines of conflicts across the globe to give voice to the voiceless. Her mission to show the true cost of war leads her, along with renowned war photographer, Paul Conroy (Jamie Dornan), to embark on the most dangerous assignment of their lives in the besieged Syrian city of Homs.
Tony Shaw: Where did you get that eye patch?
Marie Colvin: At Treasure Island.
Marie Colvin: I need a photographer, any good?
Paul Conroy: The best.
Paul Conroy: I can’t stop thinking about it.
Marie Colvin: Once you go crazy, it’s not something you get used to.
Marie Colvin: War is not so terrible for governments, for they are not wounded or killed like ordinary people.
Marie Colvin: Our mission is to speak the truth to power.
Marie Colvin: [to Gaddafi] You’re prepared to sink your country into civil war.
Marie Colvin: What happened?
Paul Conroy: They’ve opened fire on journalists.
Colvin’s Colleague: [to Colvin] If the government catches you, they’ll kill you.
Marie Colvin: I have nightmares every night.
Paul Conroy: You’ve seen more war than most soldiers. You have to take it seriously.
Marie Colvin: I have being in a warzone, but I also feel compelled to see it for myself.
Paul Conroy: Because you’re addicted to it.
Paul Conroy: If you use the sat phone those drones will know where we are.
Marie Colvin: We don’t have time!
Colvin’s Colleague: [to Colvin] No one in their right mind would do what you do.
[referring to Colvin]
Colvin’s Colleague: She needs to get the hell out of there.
Marie Colvin: We have to go back!
Paul Conroy: We’ll die if we go back!
Marie Colvin: I want people to know your story.
Colvin’s Colleague: [to Colvin] You have a god given talent for making people stop and care.
Marie Colvin: I see it so you don’t have to.
Colvin’s Colleague: If you lose your conviction, what hope do the rest of us have?
Marie Colvin: Maybe I would have liked a more normal life. Maybe I just don’t know how.
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