American Sniper (2014)
December 25, 2014 (Limited)
January 16, 2015
Rated R for strong and disturbing war violence, and language throughout including some sexual references
Based on the memoir of Navy SEAL Chris Kyle:
He is the deadliest American sniper ever, called "The Devil" by the enemies he hunted and "The Legend" by his Navy SEAL brothers. From 1999 to 2009, U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle recorded the most career sniper kills in United States Military history. The Pentagon has officially confirmed more then 150 of Kyle's kills (the previous American record was 109), but it has declined to verify the...
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Two war movies were recently released in time for Oscar contention. One was Unbroken
. The other one is actually good. Clint Eastwood’s first quality movie in six years, American Sniper
is a gripping, entertaining drama that depicts the life of Chris Kyle, one of the most decorated snipers in U.S. military history.
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