12 Strong

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"The declassified true story of the horse soldiers"
  • R
  • 2018
  • 2 hr 10 min
  • 6.5  (83,414)
  • 54

In the war adventure 12 Strong, a team of American special forces soldiers fights against the odds in the hostile environment of Afghanistan. The story follows the typical pattern of post-9/11 patriotic American war movies. Mitch Nelson, a U.S. Army captain with Green Berets Operational Detachment Alpha (ODA) 595, is moving into a new home with his wife and daughter on September 11, 2001, after receiving an assignment to staff duty under Lieutenant Colonel Bowers. As news of the devastating terrorist attacks that day break, Nelson volunteers to lead 595 into Afghanistan. Bowers initially refuses, but veteran soldier CW5 Hal Spencer, previously scheduled to retire, persuades Bowers to give Nelson command of 595 again, as well as volunteering himself for the deployment. After leaving their families, 595 travels to Uzbekistan on October 7, 2001. After being briefed and evaluated by COL Mulholland, Commander of 5th Special Forces Group, Nelson and 595 are picked to fight alongside Northern Alliance leader Abdul Rashid Dostum.

12 Strong
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In the war adventure 12 Strong, a team of American special forces soldiers fights against the odds in the hostile environment of Afghanistan. The story follows the typical pattern of post-9/11 patriotic American war movies. Mitch Nelson, a U.S. Army captain with Green Berets Operational Detachment Alpha (ODA) 595, is moving into a new home with his wife and daughter on September 11, 2001, after receiving an assignment to staff duty under Lieutenant Colonel Bowers. As news of the devastating terrorist attacks that day break, Nelson volunteers to lead 595 into Afghanistan. Bowers initially refuses, but veteran soldier CW5 Hal Spencer, previously scheduled to retire, persuades Bowers to give Nelson command of 595 again, as well as volunteering himself for the deployment. After leaving their families, 595 travels to Uzbekistan on October 7, 2001. After being briefed and evaluated by COL Mulholland, Commander of 5th Special Forces Group, Nelson and 595 are picked to fight alongside Northern Alliance leader Abdul Rashid Dostum.

12 Strong is a 2018 war movie with a runtime of 2 hours and 10 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.5 and a MetaScore of 54.

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  • Release Date
    2018
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    2 hr 10 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.5  (83,414)
  • Metascore
    54