Run Time: 137 Minutes
Director: Tom Tykwer
Cast: Tom Hanks, Ben Whishaw, Sarita Choudhury
Writers: Dave Eggers (novel), Tom Tykwer (screenplay)
Cultures collide when an American businessman (Tom Hanks) is sent to Saudi Arabia to close what he hopes will be the deal of a lifetime. Baffled by local customs and stymied by an opaque bureaucracy, he eventually finds his footing with the help of a wise-cracking taxi driver (Alexander Black) and a beautiful Saudi doctor (Sarita Choudhury).