The moment where Maddy and Danny part and the two, who have grown to have a real and moving affection for each other, struggle with their goodbye. Reluctant to leave without a memento Maddy captures Danny, the man whom she initially despised so she has an everlasting memory of him.
Blood Diamond is without a doubt an amazing and powerful movie. It received 5 Oscar nominations and drew in audiences across the world.
It also heightened awareness of a hugely problematic and inhumane trade.
Jennifer Connoly, Leo DiCaprio and Djimon Hounsou all give stirring performances that would draw a tear from the steadiest of film goers.