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  • Summary: A look behind-the-scenes of war-torn Afghanistan.
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 0 out of 13
  2. Negative: 6 out of 13
  1. The results are often exciting and, except for occa­sional overacting by Calil, feels authentic. But the whole notion of exploiting a war and its victims to shoot a commercial feature is reprehensible.
  2. The movie's heart is in the right place, but it looks and sounds regrettably bogus.
  3. Reviewed by: Pete Vonder Haar
    40
    Boasts some of the best filming seen in today’s so-called “dramatic documentaries,” but an unrefined script and frankly unbelievable ending keep it from becoming something better.
  4. 30
    Intentionally blurs fiction and reality.
  5. 30
    The film outs itself as a shallow indie "Rambo."
  6. The most disingenuous film of the year. A sham. Pathetic. Embarrassing. The people behind this movie, which was made in Afghanistan, should be ashamed of themselves.

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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 4
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 4
  3. Negative: 2 out of 4
  1. Nov 12, 2012
    1
    Exploitative trash.

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