Dominic Cooper doubles up in a bizarre true-life tale as both Saddam Hussein's volatile son Uday... and Latif Yahia, the man ordered to act as the tyrant's body double.
Why We're Excited:
Cooper isn't the most obvious choice as an Iraqi, but he's thrown himself into a role - or roles - that should displace memories of
. Similarly, director Lee Tamahori desperately needs to atone for
Die Another Day
... so a return to the violent machismo of his classic debut,
Once Were Warriors
, seems a smart move.