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Man Down (2015)

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In a post-apocalyptic America, former U.S. Marine Gabriel Drummer searches desperately for the whereabouts of his son, accompanied by his best friend and a survivor.

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Counselor Peyton
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Sergeant Miller
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Charles (as Clifton Collins)
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2nd LT. Taylor
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Stanton
Paul Sado ...
Spori
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Officer Walnum
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Officer Osiris
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Swat Captain Perez
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Police Officer
Bill O'Reilly ...
Bill O'Reilly
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Storyline

When a U.S. Marine returns home from Afghanistan, he finds that the place he once called home is no better than the battlefields he fought on overseas. Accompanied by his best friend, he searches desperately for the whereabouts of his estranged son and wife. In their search, the two intercept a man carrying vital information about his family. Written by mandown

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Drama | Thriller

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Rated R for some disturbing violence, and language throughout | See all certifications »
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2 December 2016 (USA)  »

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Hombre Caído  »

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£7 (UK) (1 April 2017)
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Reportedly grossed just 7 Pounds (equivalent of 1 ticket sold) in it's UK premier. See more »

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Captain Peyton has an enlisted Fleet Marine Force badge on his uniform, when he should have the gold-colored officer version. While officers can wear enlisted badges if they are prior service, the FMF badge was only created in the early 2000s and thus he would not have it. See more »

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[first lines]
Gabriel Drummer: [guard dog barking] Devin, I'm at the back entrance. I'm going in...
[now standing over the cot covering the boy's mouth with his hand]
Gabriel Drummer: Okay, it's me.
Johnathan Drummer: Daddy?
Gabriel Drummer: You're okay. Yeah, you're okay. Okay, we're gonna get out of this place now. Come on, baby.
[picks the boy up]
Gabriel Drummer: Hold my hand. Hold my hand...
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Harmonic Pergatory
Written by Jimmy Haun
Performed by Jimmy Haun
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Probably one of the most under-rated films I've seen.
21 February 2017 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Wow the critics went hard on this film and I don't know why.

It's probably one of the most under-rated films I've seen, and I'm glad I did, as it was excellent.

I'm not a huge Shia LaBeouf fan but his performance in this was outstanding! I hope he wins some type of award for his amazing acting.

It was a little slow in the beginning but the back and forth between time lines was interesting enough (and kept getting more interesting) to keep me hooked in. Although I'm not a fan of back and forth time lines (I actually hate too much of it), this was done very well, and it was necessary to keep the viewer guessing and in suspense of what happens next.

The film did very well in getting a strong point across about vets and PTSD.

It's too bad the critics couldn't see the glory in this film - directing, acting, cinematography, score, etc... all top notch!

A well deserved 9/10 and a must see film!


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