The new Leonardo DiCaprio-Russell Crowe spy thriller “Body of Lies” concerns terrorists, the Iraq War, and Al Qaeda, so you could be forgiven for thinking that it’s just another Hollywood movie about the evils of America, American foreign policy, Bush, etc. It very well could end up being all those things, but with Ridley Scott in the director’s chair, you will at least get an interesting movie to look at. And now, here’s your first look at Leo in the film (thumbnail to your left, bigger image below).
What’s it about?
A former journalist injured in the Iraq war is hired by the CIA to track down an Al Qaeda leader in Jordan. Based on the novel “Body of Lies” by David Ignatius.
Here’s your first look at the movie. Not exactly an action shot, but hey, DiCaprio seems into it (he also kind of looks like a young Robert De Niro, don’t you think?):