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Movie / TV A MUST see movie - Lone Survivor

Discussion in 'All other military discussion' started by John A Silkstone, Feb 7, 2014.


  1. John A Silkstone United Kingdom

    John A Silkstone Mi General MI.Net Member

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    Movie ‘Lone Surviver’

    This movie is about the failed Operation ‘Red Wings’ in 2005 in which 18 members of the US Armed Forces were killed in action and delivers a heavy handed patriotic look inside what happened during those fateful hours.
    The film starts with by introducing us to Navy SEALs, Marcus, Mike, Axe, and Danny, played brilliantly by Mark Wahlberg, Taylor Kitsch, Emile Hirsch, and Ben Foster.
    This is all shown in the first hour but is a little slow in action and then the next forty five minute shows what a battle is really like. There is a large shootout with the team against a very large number of the Taliban force.

    silky
     
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  2. Bombardier

    Bombardier Admin & Arbiter Staff Member Site Admin

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    My mate was telling me about 'lone Survivor' at work yesterday.
    I need to watch it, is it on at the flicks?
     
  3. Bombardier

    Bombardier Admin & Arbiter Staff Member Site Admin

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    Here is the official trailer for Lone survivor

    [video=youtube_share;dmb33VPQXLA]http://youtu.be/dmb33VPQXLA[/video]
     
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    Bombardier Admin & Arbiter Staff Member Site Admin

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    Nice speaking with you on the phone today Silky
    Glad all is well with you ;)
     
  5. Bombardier

    Bombardier Admin & Arbiter Staff Member Site Admin

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    Just watched this movie.
    Without spoiling it for anybody all I should say it is well worth the watch.
    A great story based on a real event.

    Nice meeting up with you again today Silky.
     
  6. John A Silkstone United Kingdom

    John A Silkstone Mi General MI.Net Member

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    Thanks Andy, got back home okay, much less traffic in the afternoon.

    Silky
     
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    Matzos Mi Captain MI.Net Member

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    Juts seen it, the film was excellent and I did like the images on the end credits
     
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