Conclusion. The second half of a biopic of Iraqi president Saddam Hussein (Igal Naor) opens in 1995, when the failure to comply with UN inspections led to sanctions, and depicts his concealment from U.S. forces after the March 2003 invasion, which separated him from his sons, Uday and Qusay, who were killed in July. Mounir Margoum, Philip Arditti.
Part 1 of 2. The first half of a biopic of Iraqi president Saddam Hussein (Igal Naor) covers his rise to power in 1979, the war with Iran in the 1980s and the U.S.-led defense of Kuwait after the invasion of 1990, all while exploring his crumbling marriage to his first wife, Sajida (Shohreh Aghdashloo), his volatile relationship with his ill-tempered eldest son, Uday (Philip Arditti), and incessant demands of loyalty from his underlings.
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