The Green Greengrass of Zone

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Apologies for the headline - it was a gift. We have, however, been big fans of director Paul Greengrass (Bloody Sunday, The Bourne Supremacy, United 93, The Bourne Ultimatum) since his days making superb one-off TV dramas (Omagh, The Murder of Stephen Lawrence, etc), so it's only to be expected that his third big screen collaboration with Matt Damon has grabbed our attention.

Green Zone, based on the acclaimed book Imperial Life in The Emerald City: Inside Iraq's Green Zone by Rajiv Chandresekeran, is set in the early days of the Iraqi War. It's scheduled to hit cinemas in March 2010 but we thought you might enjoy this sneak preview...