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Restrepo (2010)

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The Men of Battle Company 2nd of the 503rd Infantry Regiment 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team The Men of Battle Company 2nd of the 503rd Infantry Regiment 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team ... Themselves
Juan 'Doc Restrepo ... Self (archive footage)
Dan Kearney ... Self
LaMonta Caldwell ... Self
Aron Hijar ... Self
Misha Pemble-Belkin ... Self
Miguel Cortez ... Self
Sterling Jones ... Self
Brendan O'Byrne ... Self
Joshua McDonough ... Self
Kyle Steiner ... Self
Angel Toves ... Self
Mark Patterson ... Self
Stephen Gillespie ... Self
Marc Solowski ... Self
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Storyline

Sebastian Junger and Tim Hetherington's year dug in with the Second Platoon in one of Afghanistan's most strategically crucial valleys reveals extraordinary insight into the surreal combination of back breaking labor, deadly firefights, and camaraderie as the soldiers painfully push back the Taliban. Written by Sundance Film Festival

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One platoon, one valley, one year


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Rated R for language throughout including some descriptions of violence | See all certifications »

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The movie's title comes from Private First Class Juan "Doc" Restrepo, whose memory is also honored in the company's isolated base camp, OP Restrepo. See more »

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Joshua McDonough: They're gathering intel right now, basically, on how to deal with us because they haven't - - there's no real research or intel on how to treat us right now because they haven't had to deal with people like us since WWII and Vietnam, you know, dealing with guys that are coming back from 15 month deployments with as much fighting, you know, as we went through.
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Izlel ye Delyo Haydutin
Written by Traditional
Performed by Valya Balkanska
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Forward Outpost Restrepo
27 September 2013 | by ronan411-476-136854See all my reviews

I completely disagree with the above review. If the Junger and Hetherington want to make a documentary - they are perfectly entitled to make it the way they see fit, and if they chose not to become the immersed in politics of the conflict then so be it. If you want to see that kind of documentary - switch on the History Channel any night of the week. The viewer gets right into the action in 'Restrepo' with the soldiers and it has given many a young person second thoughts about joining the military. That in itself is praise enough for this awesome documentary on man's inhumanity to man. The action shots are superb and real - you do not want any of the soldiers to be hurt because you get to know them as the film progresses.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 August 2010 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Afghanistan

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$35,581, 27 June 2010

Gross USA:

$1,330,894

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,436,391
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Dolby Digital

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Color

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1.78 : 1
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