Four high school football stars enlist in the Marines and head off to fight in the war in Iraq. When one of them is killed and another wounded, they return home only to find is extremely difficult to pick up the threads of their old lives. The memories of events in Iraq combined with the lack of public support pushes many of these men to the breaking point. Written by
Did You Know?
Corporal Mark O'Brien is a real retired marine who served in Iraq. He was wounded during his second tour of duty, losing his right arm and leg. The flashback scene in the movie is very similar to what actually happened. See more