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American Soldiers (2005)

 -  Action | Drama | History  -  16 May 2006 (USA)
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A group of U.S. soldiers defy their country when they release mistreated prisoners.

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Spc. Tyler Jackson
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Sgt. Delvecchio
Jordan Brown ...
Spc. Cohen
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Pfc. Roy Pena
Paul Sturino ...
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Sgt. Ron Stalker (as Shaun Garrett)
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Philippe Buckland ...
Spc. Carver
Michael Belisaro ...
Pfc. Johnson (as Michael Belisario)
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Lt. Ahmed
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National Guard Lt. Banning (as Jim Gilbert)
Jason Matheson ...
National Guard Lt. Diggs
Alastair Love ...
National Guard Sgt. Wilkes
Josh Campbell ...
National Guard Pfc. Kelly
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Iraq, 2004: during a routine sortie a US patrol is ambushed and the young soldiers are forced to put their training and skills into action fast. A determined foe with superior local knowledge, the Fedayeen insurgents soon draw them into close quarter combat and a desperate fight for survival. Written by Anonymous

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Rated R for pervasive war violence and language | See all certifications »
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Banging the drum loudly here!! Hello!
7 November 2006 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Eclipsed only by RAISING CAIN for its lack of plot line. The acting was generally good but without any plot this was wasted effort. Some really corny dialogue must have given the actors stitches between takes. Blowed em up real good!

How the hell do you write 10 lines of copy about a movie that isn't worth two? Just another rah, rah blood boiler. They had, for a moment there, a chance for semi-redemption when the squad rescues the Iraqi prisoners from the CIA men. But NO, just another blood 'n'guts incident that leads the viewer nowhere.

Glad this was a loaner cuz I hate to think of wasting the money!


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