The true story of Texas congressman Charlie Wilson's covert dealings in Afghanistan, where his efforts to assist rebels in their war with the Soviets had some unforeseen and long-reaching effects.

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  1. Aaron Sorkin


  2. Mike Nichols


Top Billed Cast

  1. Tom Hanks

    Tom Hanks

    Charlie Wilson

  2. Philip Seymour Hoffman

    Philip Seymour Hoffman

    Gust Avrakotos

  3. Julia Roberts

    Julia Roberts

    Joanne Herring

  4. Amy Adams

    Amy Adams

    Bonnie Bach

  5. Om Puri

    Om Puri

    President Zia

  6. Shiri Appleby

    Shiri Appleby

    Charlies Engel

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 42m

Budget $75,000,000.00

Revenue $119,000,410.00

Homepage http://www.charliewilsonswar.net/

Release Information

  • December 21, 2007
    R, Theatrical



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