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The Act of Killing (2012)

Not Rated
117 min | Documentary, Crime

A documentary which challenges former Indonesian death-squad leaders to reenact their mass-killings in whichever cinematic genres they wish, including classic Hollywood crime scenarios and lavish musical numbers.
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$ 1,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 27,450
Gross (USA)
$ 486,919
Gross (World)
$ 722,274
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Release date
Aug 31, 2012 (United States)

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15 cast members
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Anwar Congo
Himself - Executioner in 1965 Himself - Executioner in 1965   See fewer
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Herman Koto
Himself - Gangster and Paramilitary Leader Himself - Gangster and Paramilitary Leader   See fewer
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Syamsul Arifin
Himself - Governor of North Sumatra Himself - Governor of North Sumatra   See fewer
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Ibrahim Sinik
Himself - Newspaper Publisher Himself - Newspaper Publisher   See fewer
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Yapto Soerjosoemarno
Himself - Leader of Pancasila Youth Himself - Leader of Pancasila Youth   See fewer
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Safit Pardede
Himself - Local Paramilitary Leader Himself - Local Paramilitary Leader   See fewer
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Jusuf Kalla
Himself - Vice President of Indonesia Himself - Vice President of Indonesia   See fewer
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Adi Zulkadry
Himself - Fellow Executioner in 1965 Himself - Fellow Executioner in 1965   See fewer
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Soaduon Siregar
Himself - Journalist Himself - Journalist   See fewer
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Suryono
Himself - Anwar's Neighbor Himself - Anwar's Neighbor   See fewer
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Haji Marzuki
Himself - Member of North Sumatra Parliament (as Marzuki) Himself - Member of North Sumatra Parliament (as Marzuki)   See fewer
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Haji Anif
Himself - Paramilitary Leader and Businessman Himself - Paramilitary Leader and Businessman   See fewer
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Rahmat Shah
Himself - Member of Parliament Himself - Member of Parliament   See fewer
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Sakhyan Asmara
Himself - Deputy Minister of Youth and Sport Himself - Deputy Minister of Youth and Sport   See fewer
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Barack Obama
Himself (archive footage) (uncredited) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
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8.2 / 10 | 29,486 votes