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38 Ratings

Under Fire

Directed by Roger Spottiswoode
United States, 1983
Drama, War


On assignment, top photojournalist Russell Price covers the civil war in Nicaragua circa 1979. When the rebel forces have Price take a photo of their leader, Rafael, who is thought to be dead, Price finds it difficult to stay neutral.

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Under Fire Directed by Roger Spottiswoode

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1984 | Nominee: Best Music, Original Score

BAFTA Awards

1985 | Nominee: Best Editing

Golden Globes (USA)

1984 | 2 nominations including: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture

National Society of Film Critics Awards

1984 | 2 runner-up prizes including: Best Actress

1984 | 3rd place: Best Cinematography

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