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Sahara (2005)

PG-13
124 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

Master explorer Dirk Pitt goes on the adventure of a lifetime of seeking out a lost Civil War battleship known as the "Ship of Death" in the deserts of West Africa while helping a WHO doctor being hounded by a ruthless dictator.
Writers
Clive Cussler (novel) | Thomas Dean Donnelly (screenplay) | Joshua Oppenheimer (screenplay) | John C. Richards (screenplay) | James V. Hart (screenplay)
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$ 130,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 18,068,372
Gross (USA)
$ 68,671,925
Gross (World)
$ 119,269,486
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Release date
Apr 8, 2005 (United States)

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Matthew Flynn
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Femi Ogunbanjo
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Eddie Osei
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6 / 10 | 84,484 votes