8.5/10
26
3 user 2 critic

To Be a Soldier (2018)

A British insurance agent enlists the help of an ex-Army ranger to rescue his sister, who has become entangled with ISIS.

Director:

Adam Dufour
Reviews
3 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jacob Dufour Jacob Dufour ... Gregory Kirk
T.L. Bridger T.L. Bridger ... Bryce Daniels
Wayne E. Brown ... Omar Abdulrifi
Julie Streble ... Sophie Kirk
Christian Thesken Christian Thesken ... Mustafa
Miguel Gonzalez Miguel Gonzalez ... Assad
Caleb Martin Caleb Martin ... Bratford
Rachel Casey-Dufour Rachel Casey-Dufour ... Nikki (as Rachel Casey)
Payton Christian ... Heather
Haroon Kahn Haroon Kahn ... Ibrahim
Priscilla Wittman ... Chicken Lady
Diana Schmitt Diana Schmitt ... Polite Vendor
Debbie Sutcliffe ... Aid Worker
Daniel Main Daniel Main ... Lochland
Shelby Taylor Mullins Shelby Taylor Mullins ... Laura Rugg
Learn more

More Like This 

Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

While doing community service at a special needs home, a rebellious teenage girl develops an unlikely friendship with a young mentally handicapped man who lives there.

Director: Adam Dufour
Stars: Shelby Taylor Mullins, Jacob Dufour, Victoria Jackson
Broken Angels (2017)
Action | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

Two teens, both dealing with a harsh home life, find solace in friendship. Lisa is a timid soul, sulking in the loss of her loving mother. Jenny is a tough girl from the streets of Los ... See full summary »

Director: Allyn Camp
Stars: Alyssa Elle Steinacker, Mimi Davila, Sam Lant
Timbertown (2019)
Comedy | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

A logger, a DNR officer, and a widow's lives intertwine as their small backwoods town deals with the aftermath of a local preacher's mysterious death.

Directors: Adam Dufour, Jacob Dufour
Stars: Eleanor Brown, Cory Kays, Adam Dufour
Project 22 (2015)
Documentary | Biography | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

In the United States alone, twenty-two Veterans commit suicide per day. Project 22 follows two combat-wounded Veterans on a mission to find hope. Riding motorcycles from San Francisco to ... See full summary »

Directors: Daniel J. Egbert, Matthew David King
Stars: Tina Bass, Beth Baus, Jon Mark Beilue
Action | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

Ride Hard, Live Free Savagery reigns. The world has been thrown into an unrelenting dystopia of unchecked violence. Governments have dissolved. Survival has been reduced to a more primitive... See full summary »

Director: Tony Mendoza
Stars: Emilio Rivera, R.A. Mihailoff, Lainee Rhodes
Documentary | Action | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.1/10 X  

This is a story of post-colonial intrigue, incompetence and murder. This is the story of the Irish State involvement in Congo affairs as representatives of The United Nations Force. It is ... See full summary »

Directors: Brendan Culleton, Irina Maldea
Lotfi (2015)
Action | Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

The film relates the career of Colonel Lotfi, whose real name is Benali Boudghene, since his beginnings as an activist in Tlemcen where, with his classmates from high school, he posted the ... See full summary »

Director: Ahmed Rachedi
Stars: Youcef Sehairi, Ahmed Rezzak, Hassan Kechache
Black Sheep (2010)
Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

A young woman spends a whole night looking for her sister until she sees her hanging out in a car park with her friend.

Director: Sam Hendi
Stars: Abena Bentum, Tracey Button, Hyette Duffy
Drama | History | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

Sixteen-year-old Arturs goes to war and fights for freedom with his friends, even when no one knows in which side it lies.

Director: Dzintars Dreibergs
Stars: Oto Brantevics, Raimonds Celms, Martins Vilsons
Eleven V (2014)
Documentary | History | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

Eleven surviving WWII Veterans from Carrier Air Group 11 share stories with the grandson of one of their comrade-in-arms.

Director: George Retelas
Stars: Kermit 'Tim' Enander, George Stebbings, Gerry Coeur
The Young (2011)
Action | Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

It follows the story of a man (Cael) who leads a team of survivors through post apocalyptic England - half a century away, in an unforgiving landscape. Everyone is born into hell. After ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Weston
Stars: Laurence Thompson, Alastair Baillie, Mike Barrowman
Documentary | Action | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Seven years in the making and filmed on three continents, The Millionaires' Unit documentary tells the dramatic story of a group of Yale students who were the first to fly for America in WW1, some of them making the ultimate sacrifice.

Directors: Darroch Greer, Ron King, and 1 more credit »
Stars: Bruce Dern, Dan J. Evans, Steven Haworth

Photos

Edit

Storyline

A British insurance agent enlists the help of an ex-Army ranger to rescue his sister, who has become entangled with ISIS.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

In 2014, two people were rescued from the border of Syria, presumed to be victims of the Islamic State. This is their story.

Genres:

Action | Adventure | Drama | War

Certificate:

Not Rated

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

With Sinjar: Valley of the Shadow (2017), Amor Domini Productions continues the trend set in their previous films of featuring the four members of their main team (Adam Dufour, Daniel Cleghorn, Jacob Dufour and T.L. Bridger) in the movie. Jacob and T.L. star as Gregory Kirk and Bryce Daniels, director Adam Dufour is featured as a mercenary playing cards near the beginning and cinematographer Daniel Cleghorn appears in flashbacks as Bryce's father. See more »

User Reviews

 
An intense story of loyalty and love no matter the cost.
7 January 2018 | by vblansettSee all my reviews

In first ten minutes a viewer will be asking "Is the Journalist crazy?" The story is full of tension, intense action along with heartbreaking and eye opening discoveries. The movie is story of a rescue mission full of surprising twist and turns. In the last minutes the viewer will find the answer to the first question. The story has a very surprising twist that leads to an unexpected emotional experience. SInjar is a very well written script. Technically the movie is as well done as any Academy or Golden Globe movie.


3 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 3 user reviews »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Official site

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 January 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Sinjar See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Color:

Color
See full technical specs »

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series



Recently Viewed