Director: Peter Berg
Based on the best-selling memoir by former U.S. Navy SEAL Marcus Luttrell, “Lone Survivor” is a depiction of Operation Red Wing, a doomed reconnaissance operation in Afghanistan where a four-man SEAL team was ambushed by a Taliban force about 10 times its number. Regardless of your feelings about the Afghan conflict, “Lone Survivor” captures the chaos of a desperate firefight like few other films have managed.
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