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Valley of the Wolves: Iraq (2006)
"Kurtlar vadisi - Irak" (original title)

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The film covers through fiction real-life events like the occupation of Iraq, the execution of Daniel Pearl, the Hood event and the Abu Ghraib torture scandal.

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Necati Sasmaz ...
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Sam William Marshall
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Abdurrahman Halis Karuki (sheikh)
Gürkan Uygun ...
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Leyla
Kenan Çoban ...
Abdülhey Çoban
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Dante, Sam's assistant
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Doctor
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George Baltimore, journalist
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American Major Commander 2
Nusret Senay ...
Turkish Commander
Tayfun Eraslan ...
SÜLEYMAN ASLAN
Ismet Hürmüzlü ...
Abu Tarik, arab leader
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KURDISH LEADER (as Jihad Abdou)
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The film covers through fiction real-life events like the occupation of Iraq, the execution of Daniel Pearl, the Hood event and the Abu Ghraib torture scandal.

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Some Men Are Born to be Heroes

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Release Date:

3 February 2006 (Turkey)  »

Also Known As:

Tal der Wölfe - Irak  »

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Budget:

$8,300,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$3,223,975 (Turkey) (10 February 2006)

Gross:

$197,959 (Netherlands) (10 February 2006)
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This film was the the subject of heated discussions in Germany. Originally it was rated "Not under 18" by the FSK, but distributor Maxximum appealed this decision which resulted in a "Not under 16" rating. Then the film became a success, especially amongst turkish teenagers. The success resulted in massive media coverage. This in turn resulted in broad discussions from politicians (especially from the Bavarian conservative CSU party), youth organisations etc. about the films "Anti-American statements" and their influence on youngsters. After another appeal (from the minister for family and integration from Northrhine Westphalia) the FSK raised the rating back to the original "Not under 18". See more »

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Some Americans are seen firing their M16s on full automatic, when in fact the current version of the M16 only allows for 3-round bursts. See more »

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My salute to the producer
21 May 2006 | by (Singapore) – See all my reviews

The making itself is not that great as most viewers have said. However, the action is entertaining enough. But I think what is more important is the subject of the movie. I'm glad that someone is finally has the gut to make a movie on the real injustice that committed by the America. It's amazing how many narrow minded people actually refuse to accept the truth about US army in Iraq. The massacre of civilian by US solder has already been reported by Time magazine and now the US defend department finally bowed to public pressure to investigate. Here's a report by US newspaper so no more arguments about the fact behind this movie. www.registerguard.com /news /2006 /05 /20 /a3.nat.iraqprobe.0520.p1.php?section=nation_world. (you need to remove the spaces in between to form a valid url)

I just hope we have a real hero like in the movie as well.


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