Blood Diamond (2006)

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Drama set in Sierra Leone. Solomon Vandy is taken from his family and forced to work in the diamond fields. He discovers a valuable 'big pink' diamond and buries it in a spot that immediately falls into the hands of local revolutionary front the RUF. Mercenary South African smuggler Danny Archer and crusading American journalist Maddy Bowen try to help Vandy recover the diamond, Archer for financial gain and Bowen to expose the illegal trade in 'blood diamonds'. But Vandy's son, Dia, has been forced to become a child soldier for the RUF, and Vandy's determination to rescue him challenges Archer's motivations for the mission.

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