Release: Paramount Pictures
Director: Breck Eisner
Cast: Matthew McConaughey, Penelope Cruz, Lennie James, Delroy Lindo, William H. Macy, Steve Zahn
Duration: 119 min
The courageous explorer and traveler Dirk Pitt is assigned to find the cause of the epidemic that causes cannibalism and leads to the death of thousands of people. According to intelligence, the microbe responsible for the epidemic is grown in one of the African countries. Dirk must contact Eva Rojas, who heads the UN medical commission, but she disappears in strange circumstances. Dirk and his partner Al van in search of Eva. The companions' adventures lead them to an abandoned gold mine in the Sahara, where the slaves work to the point of exhaustion and where two great historical mysteries open up: a plan to assassinate Abraham Lincoln and the disappearance of the famous woman of the thirties.