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The Wall (2017)

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Two American Soldiers are trapped by a lethal sniper, with only an unsteady wall between them.

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Doug Liman

Writer:

Dwain Worrell
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Aaron Taylor-Johnson ... Isaac
John Cena ... Matthews
Laith Nakli ... Juba (voice)
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Storyline

During the Iraq War, U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Shane Matthews is a sniper who is sent to investigate a pipeline construction site in the desert of the country, with his spotter, Sergeant Allen Isaac. The pair patiently wait 22 hours on over-watch before determining that the site is clear. Matthews proceeds to investigate the site, but is shot by an Iraqi sniper. Isaac tries to rescue the dying Matthews, but he is also wounded in the right knee and has his radio damaged and his water bottle destroyed in the process..

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sniper | soldier | deception | wound | duel | See All (59) »

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This isn't war. It's a game. See more »

Genres:

Action | Drama | Thriller | War

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 May 2017 (Greece) See more »

Also Known As:

En la mira del francotirador See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$897,955, 14 May 2017

Gross USA:

$1,803,064

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$4,476,705
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Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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The poster for this movie erroneously states that this movies from the director of 'Live Die Repeat'". When in fact the name of that movie is actually "Edge of Tomorrow" and "Live Die Repeat" is that movies tagline, interestingly, The sequel to Edge of Tomorrow was retitled to "Live Die Repeat & Repeat" after finding out audience's were more receptive of the tagline than the title. I'm See more »

Goofs

When Isaac crawls back behind the wall after collecting the radio from the dead marine, the wall with the door opening is completely demolished by the sniper. A moment later the door opening is mysteriously back again. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Matthews: [sighting through his scope from a bush] Nothin'. Hit n' run. Whoever it was they're gone. War's over, he got the memo.
[sighs]
Matthews: Ize?
[bird squawking]
Matthews: Allen? Ize!
Isaac: [on his radio] What?
Matthews: We got no movement, not a sign of a shadow... How long we been here, man? 18, plus?
Isaac: 20.
Matthews: [sighs] Jesus. There's nobody fuckin' out there, man.
[...]
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I'll Make Love to You
Performed by Boyz II Men
Written by Kenneth 'Babyface' Edmonds (as Kenneth Edmonds)
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A film more for Iraqi's then Americans
10 August 2017 | by benjaminhill-30605See all my reviews

I was over in Iraq during the time the real Juba was active and this shi¥bag or shi¥bags was never more then 500 to 800 yards from his targets. I say bag or bags because it was never confirmed that it was more then one guy. More over, 90% of these losers kills were of troops on post or in a convoy. Any troops on foot and this shi¥bags were faraway and running after there first shot. Dudes did what any idiot markmens could do against a large military force in his own back yard. This movie blows them or him up to be some epic sniper who's picking his targets from what looks like 1500 to 2000 yards away with what ? A M24 ? A M90? First off, a M90 is a .50 and those can reach out that far BUT lol it isn't going to wing you. It's going to take arms and legs off you and the real Juba's didn't use a M90. They also didn't use a M24 and the real M24 isn't that accurate or capable of shooting out that far. It's a 800 yard rifle with the .308 and varies between .300 win and .338 lapua.

In short this movie pisses me off because it paints the picture that ANY Iraqi was actually this smart which NONE and let me say that again NONE WERE EVER THAT SMART. The best snipers I saw were mercenaries bought and paid for BY iraqi's.


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