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125 min.
Rated: 12 Movie-rating:: 7 of 10
Genres: Biography, Drama, War,
Director: Sam Mendes
Writer: William Broyles Jr.
Anthony Swofford
Music: Thomas Newman
Cast: Jake Gyllenhaal, Jamie Fox, Scott MacDonald, Peter Sarsgaard, Lucas Black, Brian Geraghty, Chris Cooper,
Keywords: desert, storm, sniper, boot, camp, soldier,

Story:The story of Anthony Swofford, a teen from Sacramento who enlisted in the Marine Corps and went to Saudi Arabia during the Gulf War. He gets to learn the true meaning of being a soldier: Running in order to wait, and waiting in order to run.


Awards:Satellite Award Nomination Outstanding Actor Drama (2005) - Jake Gyllenhaal
Satellite Award Nomination Outstanding Actor Drama Support (2005) - Peter Sarsgaard
Satellite Award Nomination Outstanding Film Editing (2005) - Walter Murch
Satellite Award Nomination Outstanding Screenplay adapted (2005) - William Broyles Jr.
Production Companies:Universal Pictures
Red Wagon Productions
Neal Street Productions
Motion Picture KAPPA Produktionsgesellschaft
Budget:70 Mio. USD
Box Office Gross:62.64754 Mio. USD
Box Office Weekend:27.72621 Mio. USD
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