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  (in credits order)

Curtis Morgan ... Spc. Tyler Jackson

Zan Calabretta ... Sgt. Delvecchio
Jordan Brown ... Spc. Cohen

Eddie Della Siepe ... Pfc. Roy Pena

Paul Sturino ... Pfc. Dowdy

Ben Gilbank ... Pfc. Aikens
Shaun Taylor ... Sgt. Ron Stalker (as Shaun Garrett)

Brett Ryan ... Spc. Romeo
Philippe Buckland ... Spc. Carver
Michael Belisaro ... Pfc. Johnson (as Michael Belisario)
Vince Salonia ... Lt. Ahmed

James Gilbert ... 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
Jesse Ryder Hughes ... National Guard Spc. Cooper (as Jesse Hughes)
Danny Kharazmi ... Insurgent
Rashid Al Switi ... Bad Cop (as Rashid Al-Switti)
Omar Balika ... Fedayeen Leader
Mohamed Safi ... Doctor #1
Michael Challenor ... Doctor #2
Sergio de la Rocha ... CIA Contractor
Kevin Jake Walker ... Aide (as Kevin Walker)

Andrea Drepaul ... Station Nurse
Saeideh Mohajer ... Nurse #2

Rachael Ancheril ... Nurse #3 (as Rachel Ancheril)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Karl Brown ... 2X Driver

Directed by
Sidney J. Furie 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Greg Mellott  screenplay

Produced by
Sidney J. Furie .... producer
Gary Howsam .... executive producer
Paul Lees .... line producer
Eli Necakov .... associate producer
Curtis Petersen .... producer
Christopher Petzel .... executive producer
Lewin Webb .... executive producer
Original Music by
Cinematography by
Curtis Petersen 
Film Editing by
Eduardo Martinez 
Casting by
Marjorie Lecker 
Costume Design by
Soo Luen Tom 
Makeup Department
Randy Daudlin .... makeup supervisor
Matthew Dewilde .... makeup effects technician
Daniel Lee .... assistant makeup artist
Daniel Lee .... special makeup effects artist
Sheilagh McGrory .... prosthetics technician (uncredited)
Production Management
Aaron Barnett .... production manager
Deanna Strong .... post-production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
J. Michael Dawson .... second assistant director
Ariel Fingrut .... trainee assistant director
Richard Keating .... third assistant director
Nicole Pead .... trainee assistant director
Adele Reeves .... trainee assistant director
Art Department
Rich Boylan .... set dresser
Ray Wong .... assistant set designer
Sound Department
Mark Beck .... supervising sound effects editor
Ben Burke .... assistant sound editor
Richard Calistan .... adr engineer
Alan deGraaf .... sound re-recording mixer
John Dykstra .... foley recordist
John Gare .... sound re-recording mixer
Jonas Kuhnemann .... supervising dialogue editor
Sid Lieberman .... foley artist
Joe Mancuso .... dialogue editor
Dan Sexton .... sound effects editor
Special Effects by
Karl Brown .... special effects crew
Visual Effects by
Larry Adlon .... digital effects artist
Matt Hansen .... lead 3D animator
Rainy Venne .... digital compositor
Richard Collier .... utility stunts
Don Gough .... utility stunts
David Kynaston .... utility stunts
Valentin Nedialkov .... stunt coordinator
Valentin Nedialkov .... stunts
Jay Perino .... utility stunts
Geoff Scovell .... stunt double
Michael Cameron .... utility stunts (uncredited)
Camera and Electrical Department
Paul Begin .... first assistant camera
Angela Chao .... second assistant camera
Dave Mitchell .... camera operator
Barry Newton .... first assistant camera
Curtis Petersen .... camera operator
Suresh Rohin .... camera operator
Suresh Rohin .... second unit
Casting Department
William Riley .... extras casting
Costume and Wardrobe Department
William Ng .... first wardrobe assistant
Editorial Department
Gord Ventura .... dailies colorist
Transportation Department
Karl Brown .... transportation coordinator
Lisa Zozzolotto .... transportation coordinator
Other crew
Kim Altbaum .... production coordinator
Karl Brown .... set mechanic
Marco Di Venanzo .... assistant location manager (as Marco 'Ratboy' Di Venanzo)
Claude Forest .... insurance broker
Matti Huhta .... script supervisor
Vivian Lin .... assistant production coordinator
Quincy Morgan .... location manager
Valentin Nedialkov .... military and technical advisor
Desmond Paes .... production accountant
Al Vrkljan .... armorer
Ron White .... production assistant
Ray Wong .... set supervisor

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"American Soldiers: Dateline Iraq" - Philippines (English title)
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Rated R for pervasive war violence and language
Australia:103 min | Philippines:110 min (cut)
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Revealing mistakes: The ammo belts on the belt-fed weapons never move.See more »
Movie Connections:
References Scarface (1983)See more »


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54 out of 74 people found the following review useful.
Very poor acting, 31 January 2006
Author: (octahexx) from Sweden

I love war movies. I watch them all and have probably covered 80% av all the war movies on no matter how they are rated because some people just have bad taste. I watch black and white war movies and foreign movies you name it.

But this movie is horrible. The acting is like watching bay watch but in Iraq.

they have all the gear and the environment but they cant perform at all. the plot is thin even for a war movie.

You cant connect to anyone in the movie at all.

Its also lacking realism they stand 2 meters from each other and fire rpgs and saw machine guns for like 5 minutes but don't hit anything.

I think this is the worst war movie i have ever seen.

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