Sahara is a 2005 American action thriller film directed by Breck Eisner and produced by Stephanie Austin, Howard Baldwin, Karen Baldwin and Mace Neufeld. The screenplay was written by Thomas Dean Donnelly, Joshua Oppenheimer, John C. Richards and James V. Hart and is based on the best-selling book of the same name by Clive Cussler.
Rated: PG-13 (movie contains action violence)
Run Time: 2h 4min
Release Date: April 8, 2015 (USA)
Genre: Action, Thriller, Drama, Comedy, Adventure
Director: Breck Eisner
Studio: Paramount Pictures
Sahara stars Matthew McConaughey, Penelope Cruz, Steve Zahn, William H. Macy, Lambert Wilson, Rainn Wilson, Lennie James, Delroy Lindo and Glynn Turman.
Sahara is the story of Dirk Pitt (Matthew McConaughey who works for the National Underwater and Marine Agency.
“I am so tired of being shot at!” – Al Giordino
“Don’t worry. It’s Africa. Nobody cares about Africa.” – General Zateb Kazim
“Hey, you know my dad collected ancient coins, from Rome, China, Siam, Persia… somehow they all ended up in a shoe box in New Jersey.” – Al Giordino
“But I was hoping to meet a girl on the Australian trip!” – Rudi Gunn
Official Movie Trailer
Matthew McConaughey as Dirk Pitt
Penelope Cruz as Eva Rojas
Steve Zahn as Al Giordino
William H. Macy as Retired Admiral James Sandecker
Lambert Wilson as Yves Massarde
Rainn Wilson as Rudi Gunn
Lennie James as General Zateb Kazim
Delroy Lindo as Carl
Glynn Turman as Dr. Frank Hopper