Directed by: Antoine Fuqua
Starring: Bruce Willis, Monica Bellucci, Cole Hauser, Eamonn Walker, Johnny Messner, Nick Chinlund, Charles Ingram, Paul Francis, Chad Smith, Tom Skerritt, Malick Bowens, Sammi Rotibi
Synopsis: Navy SEALs, charged with retrieving American citizens from a village in Nigeria, end up trying to take all the refugees to safety.
I found parts of this movie difficult to watch, partly because of the subject matter (ethnic cleansing and torture) and partly because of the images. It really was horrifying.
Willis puts up an amazing performance and the rest of the cast does their job well. The scenery, rain and music successfully set the tone for this film. It is difficult, almost painful to watch, but really very good.Added 19 July 2003 at 6:06 PM
The story is interesting and the acting is good but, yes, it's a hard movie to watch. Don't let that stop you though. It's very, very good.
Recommended.Added 08 September 2003 at 9:11 AM