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The Way of War (2009)

R  |   |  Action, Thriller  |  10 February 2009 (USA)
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A paramilitary operative goes on a rampage after discovering a conspiracy to commit war.



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Paramilitary operative David Wolfe stumbles upon an international conspiracy connecting presidential cabinet members to a Middle Eastern terrorist plot. Wanting to expose the truth, Wolfe defies orders and returns to the US as an army of one fighting for American security and integrity. Written by First Look Studios

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He has a single mission. To explore the truth.


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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence and some language | See all certifications »




Release Date:

10 February 2009 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Conspiración militar  »

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$5,000,000 (estimated)

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2.35 : 1
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In the scene at the bus station David is supposed to be in Washington D.C. As the cab is pulling away you see a traffic sign for US Highways 61 & 190. This intersection and the bus station are actually in Baton Rouge, LA and not in Washington D.C. See more »


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References Let's Make a Deal (1963) See more »


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An hour and a half I'll never get back........
8 November 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is one of the worst movies I've seen in a long time. Besides the fact that it didn't make much sense, it seemed to move along terribly slow (makes standing in line at the DMV seem fun), barely made any connections between characters at all, and the directing and production were really, really bad, to the point that one scene actually jumped to another without any transition; just a quick cut while a character was in mid sentence.

Having seen most of Cuba Gooding Jr's movies, I was surprised that after the last few movies he did, which were watchable, he stooped to a new low with another low budget movie.

There are better things to do than waste an hour and a half of your life on this pointless waste of film. Don't believe me? Go ahead, watch it. I'm sure within the first thirty minutes you'll want your money and your time back..... I know I do.

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