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Home of the Brave (2006)  link to Home of the Brave on IMDb  

Number: 417

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IMDb Rating:
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5.6/10

Country: USA, 106 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, Spanish, Arabic

Genre(s): Action, Drama, War

Director(s): Irwin Winkler

Cast: Samuel L. Jackson, Jessica Biel, Brian Presley, 50 Cent, Christina Ricci

Medium: Unknown,

Plot Outline: The day after they get the word they'll go home in two weeks, a group of soldiers from Spokane are ambushed in an Iraqi city. Back stateside we follow four of them - a surgeon who saw too much, a teacher who's a single mom and who lost a hand in the ambush, an infantry man whose best friend died that day, and a soldier who keeps reliving the moment he killed a civilian woman. Each of the four has come home changed, each feels dislocation. Group therapy, V.A. services, halting gestures from family and colleagues, and regular flashbacks keep the war front and center in their minds. They're angry, touchy, and explosive: can a warrior find peace back home?

Location: 491

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.35:1