The Looming Tower

In the late 1990s there is growing evidence of an imminent attack on the USA. The domestic and foreign security agencies, the FBI and the CIA, engage in a disastrous rivalry that prevents the timely detection of an act of terrorism.
by Dan Futterman, Alex Gibney, Lawrence Wright
with Jeff Daniels, Tahar Rahim, Peter Sarsgaard, Wrenn Schmidt, Bill Camp, Michael Stuhlbarg, Ella Rae Peck, Alec Baldwin
USA 2017 English 100’ Colour


  • Jeff Daniels (John O’Neill)
  • Tahar Rahim (Ali Soufan)
  • Peter Sarsgaard (Martin Schmidt)
  • Wrenn Schmidt (Diane Marsh)
  • Bill Camp (Robert Chesney)
  • Michael Stuhlbarg (Richard Clarke)
  • Ella Rae Peck (Heather)
  • Alec Baldwin (George Tenet)


Creators Dan Futterman, Alex Gibney, Lawrence Wright
Showrunner Dan Futterman
Director Alex Gibney
Screenplay Dan Futterman based on a book by Lawrence Wright
Executive Producers Dan Futterman, Alex Gibney, Lawrence Wright, Craig Zisk, Adam Rapp
Broadcaster Amazon Prime Video Seattle
Hulu Santa Monica

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