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The Stoning of Soraya M.

Rating:R (for a disturbing sequence of cruel and brutal violence, and brief strong language)
Release Date:June 26, 2009
Running time:116 minutes
Cast:Shohreh Aghdashloo, Mozhan Marnò, Navid Negahban, Ali Pourtash, David Diaan
Director:Cyrus Nowrasteh
Producer:Stephen McEveety, John Shepherd
Writer:Betsy Giffen Nowrasteh, Cyrus Nowrasteh
Distributor:Roadside Attractions

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Description: "The Stoning of Soraya M" tells the story of what happened to Soraya a kind, spirited woman whose bad marriage leads her cruel, divorce-seeking husband to conspire against her, trumping up charges of infidelity, which carry an unimaginable penalty. Moving through a minefield of scheming, lies and deceit, Soraya and Zahra will attempt to prove Soraya's innocence in a legal system stacked against her. But when all else fails, Zahra will risk everything to use the sole weapon she has left - the fearless, passionate voice that can share Soraya's story with a shocked world.

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