Blood Diamond

Blood Diamond (2006)

It will cost you everything.

  • Genre: Drama, Thriller, Action
  • Release Date: 2006-12-07
  • User Rating: 7.5/10 from 4029 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 23min
  • Language: Afrikaans
  • Production Company: Liberty Pictures
  • Production Country: Germany, United States of America
  • Director:
star 7.5/10
From 4,029 Ratings


An ex-mercenary turned smuggler. A Mende fisherman. Amid the explosive civil war overtaking 1999 Sierra Leone, these men join for two desperate missions: recovering a rare pink diamond of immense value and rescuing the fisherman's son conscripted as a child soldier into the brutal rebel forces ripping a swath of torture and bloodshed countrywide.

Blood Diamond Trailer

Blood Diamond Photos

  • Leonardo DiCaprio

    as Danny Archer
  • Djimon Hounsou

    as Solomon Vandy
  • Jennifer Connelly

    as Maddy Bowen
  • Kagiso Kuypers

    as Dia Vandy
  • Arnold Vosloo

    as Colonel Coetzee
  • Antony Coleman

    as Cordell Brown
  • Benu Mabhena

    as Jassie Vandy
  • Anointing Lukola

    as N'Yanda Vandy
  • David Harewood

    as Captain Poison
  • Basil Wallace

    as Benjamin Kapanay
  • Jimi Mistry

    as Nabil
  • Michael Sheen

    as Simmons
  • Marius Weyers

    as Van De Kaap
  • Stephen Collins

    as Ambassador Walker
  • Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine

    as M'Ed
  • Ato Essandoh

    as Commander Rambo
  • David S. Lee

    as Cockney Journalist
  • Percy Matsemela

    as Commander Zero
  • Klemens Becker

    as German Minister
  • Grant Swanby

    as UNCHR Official
  • Adetokumboh M'Cormack

    as R.U.F. Trainer
  • Tyrone Keogh

    as SA Page
  • Mduduzi Mabaso

    as Rebel 1
  • Nathaniel Ramabulana

    as Rebel 2
  • Zenzo Ngqobe

    as Rebel 3
  • Vanessa Haywood

    as Diplomat's Wife (uncredited)
Directing Edward Zwick Director
Writing Charles Leavitt Screenplay
Production Gillian Gorfil Producer
Production Marshall Herskovitz Producer
Production Graham King Producer
Production Darrell James Roodt Producer
Production Paula Weinstein Producer
Production Edward Zwick Producer
Sound James Newton Howard Original Music Composer
Camera Eduardo Serra Director of Photography
Editing Steven Rosenblum Editor
Production Victoria Thomas Casting
Art Dan Weil Production Design
Art Olivia Bloch-Lainé Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Ngila Dickson Costume Design
Costume & Make-Up Sharon Martin Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up Sallie Jaye Makeup Department Head
Sound Christopher Assells Sound Effects Editor
Sound Lon Bender Supervising Sound Editor
Crew Neil Corbould Special Effects
Visual Effects Romulo Adriano Jr. Visual Effects
Actors Francois Grobbelaar Stunt Double
Actors Mick 'Stuntie' Milligan Stunt Double
Writing Charles Leavitt Story
Writing C. Gaby Mitchell Story
Production Len Amato Executive Producer
Production Kevin De La Noy Executive Producer
Production Ben Waisbren Executive Producer
Production Josh Gummersall Producer
Production Genevieve Hofmeyr Producer
Production Philip Key Producer
Art Daran Fulham Art Direction
Visual Effects Jeffrey A. Okun Visual Effects Supervisor
Production Moonyeenn Lee Casting
Costume & Make-Up Rae Donnelly Costume Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up Pip Lingard Costume Supervisor
Art Peter Wenham Supervising Art Director
Art Ray Chan Supervising Art Director
Production Alan Shearer Production Manager
Art Jana Chovancova Art Department Coordinator
Art Sarah Moudjebeur Assistant Art Director
Art Clive Pollick Construction Coordinator
Crew Liz van den Berg Scenic Artist
Art Andy Garner Sculptor
Sound Harry Cohen Sound Effects Editor
Sound Jon Title Sound Designer
Sound Anna Behlmer Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Andy Nelson Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Karen Vassar Triest Sound Effects Editor
Sound Pamela Kahn Foley
Sound Alyson Dee Moore Foley
Sound John Roesch Foley
Sound Damien Smith Foley
Sound Kerry Dean Williams ADR & Dubbing
Visual Effects Thomas Boland Visual Effects Producer
Crew Neil Greenberg Visual Effects Editor
Visual Effects George Macri Visual Effects Producer
Crew Alex Meddick Visual Effects Editor
Visual Effects Emily Wallin Visual Effects Producer
Visual Effects William Mesa Visual Effects Supervisor
Visual Effects Ray McIntyre Jr. Visual Effects Supervisor
Visual Effects Gregory D. Liegey Visual Effects Supervisor
Visual Effects Tony Clark Visual Effects Supervisor
Crew Paul Jennings Stunt Coordinator
Camera Klemens Becker Camera Operator
Camera Leigh Mackenzie Camera Operator
Camera Mike Proudfoot Camera Operator
Camera Sarel Pretorius Steadicam Operator
Camera Adam Dale Helicopter Camera
Camera Jaap Buitendijk Still Photographer
Editing Curtis Lindersmith Digital Intermediate
Editing Donnie Creighton Digital Intermediate
Sound David Olson Music Editor
Sound Jay B. Richardson Music Editor
Crew Brian Baverstock Transportation Coordinator
Crew Paul Fisher Transportation Coordinator
Crew Mark Hardy Transportation Coordinator
Directing Jayne-Ann Tenggren Script Supervisor
Production Mick Snell Location Manager
Crew Rob Harris Unit Publicist
Crew Tim Monich Dialect Coach
Sound Blake R. Cornett Sound Recordist
Art Nick Turnbull Property Master
Art Paul Hedges Property Master
Sound John C. Stuver Dialogue Editor
Sound Laura Harris Atkinson Dialogue Editor
Sound Jim Weidman Supervising Music Editor