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Saving Jessica Lynch (2003)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama | War  -  9 November 2003 (USA)
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Based on the true story of the rescue of Private Jessica Lynch, by the United States army, in Iraq.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Mohammed Al-Rehaief
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Pfc Jessica Lynch
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Greg Lynch Sr.
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1st Sergeant Robert J. Dowdy
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Pfc Lori Piestewa
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Iman Al-Rehaief
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Spc Shoshana Johnson
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Capt. Troy King
Reed Frerichs ...
Pvt. Dale Nace
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Fedayeen Colonel
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Colonel Curry
Lina Patel ...
Dr. Hamida
Amy Jones ...
Dee Lynch
Rafael Tamayo ...
Spc Edgar Hernandez
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When Mohammed Al-Rehaief, a young Iraqi lawyer, learns that Private first class Jessica Lynch, a 19-year old U.S. soldier from West Virginia, is held as POW in an Iraqi hospital, he wants to find out what a girl the age of his own daughters is doing and why she's being held, both the U.S. troops and his nationalist countrymen start treating him as a suspect- his personal drama is adding itself to hers and countless other ones in post-Saddam Iraq... Written by Anonymous

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In the promos for the movie that NBC would run at the bottom the screen during other shows, the title of the movie, "Saving Jessica Lynch" can be seen first in Arabic that morphs into English. See more »

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When the convoy is driving through Nasiriyah just before they are attacked, Reunion Tower (a major feature of Dallas' downtown skyline) is clearly visible in the background. See more »

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AKA: The Story of Mohammed
10 November 2003 | by (Los Angeles) – See all my reviews

What a howler. The Canadian actress playing American PFC Lynch apparently only worked about three days to get her five minutes of screen time in this laughably inept stinker. Clearly no one involved in this utterly unauthorized fictionalization ever got within a hundred miles of anything military. The family of the dead captain portrayed as a bumbling, incompetent moron should sue NBC. Another embarrassment in search of November sweeps rating points. Those responsible should be ashamed.


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