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A War (Blu-ray) R

Duty goes beyond the battlefield.
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item number:  6C4AC
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Blu-ray Details

  • Rated: R
  • Run Time: 1 hours, 55 minutes
  • Video: Color
  • Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
  • Released: June 7, 2016
  • Originally Released: 2015
  • Label: Magnolia

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Entertainment Reviews:

Certified Fresh91%

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Total Count: 92

Upright79%

AUDIENCE SCORE
User Ratings: 1,931
Rating: 4/5 -- A War is an emotionally powerful film, a thought-provoking, intelligent film which looks at both the challenges in the field and at home during wartime. Full Review
We Are Movie Geeks
May 7, 2019
Rating: 3/5 -- Writer-director Tobias Lindholm's latest is a microcosmic and finely wrought war story in which everyone has their reasons. Full Review
San Diego Reader
Feb 26, 2016
Rating: 3.5/5 -- While this isn't anything groundbreaking or earth-shattering, there are a handful of aspects that make A WAR something to see - so long as you don't go out of your way for it. Full Review
Fresh Fiction
Nov 4, 2017
Only in the second half, after the commander is accused of a war crime and returns home to stand trial, do these two worlds merge and their respective realities clash, with sobering results. Full Review
Chicago Reader
Feb 25, 2016
Rating: 4/5 -- Writer and director Tobias Lindholm proves once again how strong of a writer and director he can be and "A War" is one of his strongest films yet. Full Review
Movies with Mae
Apr 4, 2019
While the film fails to plow new ground in the war genre, it's meticulously crafted and wisely interprets pragmatism as a double-edged sword. Full Review
San Diego CityBeat
Nov 3, 2018
Rating: 5/5 -- Lindholm's film is one of the best movies about recent Western interventions into the Middle East, and a great post-9/11 war movie in its own right. Full Review
CineVue
Apr 8, 2019

Product Description:

Company commander Claus Pedersen and his men are stationed in an Afghan province where they face the relentless pressure of fighting the Taliban while trying to protect the local civilians. Meanwhile back home Claus' wife Maria is trying to hold everything together with a husband at war and three children missing their father. During a routine mission, the soldiers are caught in heavy crossfire and in order to save his men, Claus makes a decision that has grave consequences for him - and his family back home.
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  • Sales Rank: 18,120
  • UPC: 876964009607
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