A group of U.S. soldiers returning from Iraq struggle to integrate back into family and civilian life, while living with the memory of a war that threatens to destroy them long after they've left the battlefield.
A collection of films grappling with the issues soldiers face returning to civilian life from combat. Make sure to check out 'The Messenger' for a critically-acclaimed drama following one veteran's romance with the wife of a deceased officer.
Miles Teller's acting career can be very neatly divided into two categories - good choices, and bad choices. Personally, we think 'The Spectacular Now' and 'Whiplash' have made up for every poorly received RomCom since!
Movies like 'American Sniper' and 'The Hurt Locker' that take place in contemporary conflicts in the middle-east. War movies don't get more gritty, realistic, and topical than these. Make sure to check out 'The Messenger' for a hidden dramatic gem!