In The Valley Of Elah poster

In The Valley Of Elah

In the Valley of Elah is an Academy Award-nominated 2007 film written and directed by Paul Haggis, starring Tommy Lee Jones, Charlize Theron, and Susan Sarandon. It tells the story of a career officer (Jones) and his wife (Sarandon) that work together with a police detective (Theron) to uncover the truth behind their son's disappearance following his return from a tour of duty in Iraq.