Written and directed by first time filmmaker Joseph Castelo, The War Within is the story of Hassan, (Ayad Akhtar in his debut performance), a Pakistani engineering student in Paris who is mistakenly apprehended for terrorist activities and forcibly interrogated by U.S. intelligence services. So shaken by the experience, he vows revenge and joins a terrorist cell based in New York City with plans to begin the ground war in the United States. On the morning the attack is due to take place, all members of the cell are arrested except Hassan and one other member. Ayad Akhtar, Samrat Chakrabarti, Sarita Choudhury star.
Ayad Akhtar,Firdous Bamji,John Ventimiglia,Charles Daniel Sandoval,Wayman Ezell,Ajay Naidu