Babel (2006)

Babel (2006) is a Drama film directed by Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu – 4 interlocking stories all connected by a single gun all converge at the end and reveal a complex and tragic story of the lives of humanity around the world and how we truly aren’t all that different. In Morocco, a troubled married couple are on vacation trying to work out their differences. Meanwhile, a Moroccan herder buys a rifle for his sons so they can keep the jackals away from his herd. A girl in Japan dealing with rejection, the death of her mother, the emotional distance of her father, her own self-consciousness, and a disability among many other issues, deals with modern life in the enormous metropolis of Tokyo, Japan. Then, on the opposite side of the world the married couple’s Mexican nanny takes the couple’s 2 children with her to her son’s wedding in Mexico, only to come into trouble on the return trip. Combined, it provides a powerful story and an equally powerful looking glass into the lives of seemingly random people around the world and it shows just how connected we… IMDB


Directed By – Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu

Genre – Drama

Cast – Brad Pitt , Harriet Walter , Cate Blanchett , Wendy Nottingham , Gael Garcia Bernal , Michael Maloney , Peter Wight , Dermot Crowley , Andre Oumansky , Mohamed Akhzam , Linda Broughton , Trevor Martin , Claudine Acs , Henry Maratray , Georges Bousquet , Matyelok Gibbs

In Theaters – 10 November 2006

Duration – 143 Minutes

MPAA Rating : R

Taglines : If You Want to be Understood…Listen

Story Writers: Guillermo Arriaga

Country: France , USA , Mexico

Language: Japanese , English , French , Spanish , Berber languages , Arabic , Japanese Sign Language , Russian

Production Company : Paramount Pictures , Media Rights Capital , Paramount Vantage , Zeta Film , Anonymous Content , Central Films