12 Strong tells the story of the first Special Forces team deployed to Afghanistan after 9/11; under the leadership of a new captain, the team must work with an Afghan warlord to take down the Taliban.

Director:

Nicolai Fuglsig
Reviews
Popularity
1,784 ( 404)
3 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Chris Hemsworth ... Captain Mitch Nelson
Michael Shannon ... Hal Spencer
Michael Peña ... Sam Diller
Navid Negahban ... General Dostum
Trevante Rhodes ... Ben Milo
Geoff Stults ... Sean Coffers
Thad Luckinbill ... Vern Michaels
Austin Hébert ... Pat Essex
Austin Stowell ... Fred Falls
Ben O'Toole ... Scott Black
Kenneth Miller ... Kevin Jackson
Kenny Sheard ... Bill Bennett
Jack Kesy ... Charles Jones
Rob Riggle ... Lt. Colonel Bowers
William Fichtner ... Colonel Mulholland
Edit

Storyline

The True Story of the Army's Special Forces "Green Berets", who within weeks responded to the 9-11 attack. Green Berets, with the help of the 160th SOAR(A), took over the country and allowed other Special Forces and the rest of the conventional military to begin the more publicly visible war. Written by Oso

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Inside every soldier hides a warrior. See more »

Genres:

Action | Drama | History | War

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

rated R for war violence and language throughout | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The B-52s making the bombing run are from Barksdale AFB, Louisiana. This is indicated by the "LA" tail designation on the bomber. See more »

Goofs

There's a clip of the BM-21 firing missiles where two soldiers' weapons appears be recoiling from firing multiple shots, however, there's no muzzle flash nor any sounds of gunfire. This very same clip is used two times throughout the fight. See more »

Quotes

Colonel Mulholland: The most important thing you take into battle, is the reason why.
See more »

Crazy Credits

In the closing credits, a photograph of the real team is shown. See more »


Soundtracks

Azan
Performed by 'Jamal Farraki
Traditional, Arranged by Pat Jabbar
Courtesy of Barraka El Farnatshi Productions
See more »

User Reviews

Dumb
21 February 2021 | by mkellymercSee all my reviews

Totally asinine and unrealistic. I've been to Afghanistan. The Afghans act nothing like these actors. And real soldiers SF or not don't act like the Americans portrayed here. This movie is worse than old 80's Goran and Globus action flicks. Don't waste your time. This flick SUCKS!


5 of 6 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 398 user reviews »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.
Edit

Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English | Dari | Russian | Spanish | Uzbek

Release Date:

19 January 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Horse Soldiers See more »

Filming Locations:

Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA See more »

Edit

Box Office

Budget:

$35,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$15,815,025, 21 January 2018

Gross USA:

$45,819,713

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$67,450,815
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Surround 7.1

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
See full technical specs »

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed