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Metascore
85

Universal acclaim - based on 33 Critics

User Score
7.7

Generally favorable reviews- based on 70 Ratings

Summary: A feature-length documentary that chronicles the deployment of a platoon of U.S. soliders in Afghanisatn'ss Korengal Valley. The movie focuses on a remote 15-man outpost, Restrepo, named after a platoon medic who was killed in action. It was considered one of the most dangerous postings in the US military. This is an entirely experiential film: the cameras never leave the valley: there are no interviews with the generals or diplomats. The only goal is to make viewers feel as if they have just been through a 90-minute deployment. This is war, full stop. The conclusions are up to you. (Passion Pictures)
Runtime: 93 min
Rating: Rated R for language throughout including some descriptions of violence.
Production: Passion Pictures
Genres: War, Documentary
Country: USA
Language: English
Home Release Date: Dec 7, 2010
Director Credit
Sebastian Junger Director
Tim Hetherington Director
Producer Credit
John Battsek Executive Producer
Nick Quested Executive Producer
Sebastian Junger Producer
Tim Hetherington Producer
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