director: Kevin Macdonald
title: State of Play (2009)
main cast: Russell Crowe, Rachel McAdams, Ben Affleck
remaining cast: Russell Crowe, Ben Affleck, Rachel McAdams, Helen Mirren, Robin Wright, Jason Bateman, Jeff Daniels, Michael Berresse, Harry Lennix, Josh Mostel, Michael Weston, Barry Shabaka Henley, Viola Davis, David Harbour, Sarah Lord
plot summary: When a congressional aide is killed, a Washington D.C. journalist starts investigating the case involving the congressman, his old college friend.
company: Relativity Media
company: Universal Pictures
company: Universal Pictures Home Entertainment (UPHE)