The Informant!

Movie information

Unbelievable. Rated R: Restricted (Under 17 Requires Accompanying Parent or Adult Guardian) -- Rated R for language.
Released on:
September 18, 2009  

Previously Announced Release Dates:
March 27, 2009
September 11, 2009

Production Companies:
Participant Media, Groundswell Productions
Warner Bros

Status: Released

Matt Damon, Scott Bakula, Joel McHale, Mike O'Malley, Andrew Daly, Melanie Lynskey, Tom Wilson, Rick Overton, Adam Paul, Tom Papa, Candy Clark

Director: Steven Soderbergh

Screenwriter: Scott Z. Burns
Script: Book Adaptation

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
About the film:
The U.S. government decides to go after an agri-business giant with a price-fixing accusation, based on the evidence submitted by their star witness, vice president turned informant Mark Whiteacre.
Rated R for language.

Project Timeline:
Jan. 28, 2003: Project announced. Director: Steven Soderbergh, Writer: Scott Z. Burns, Cast: Matt Damon, Distributor: Warner Bros
Mar. 31, 2008: Cast: Scott Bakula
Apr. 29, 2008: Status: Filming
Jun. 3, 2008: Release Date: March 27, 2009
Oct. 22, 2008: Release Date: September 11, 2009
Oct. 29, 2008: Release Date: September 18, 2009
Box Office: Opening weekend: $10.46 mil. (2505 theaters) | Domestic Total: $33.32 mil.
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  • The Informant: A True Story - The Book

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