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R| 1 hr. 33 min.

Plot Summary
An account of the Haditha killings of 24 civilians.

Cast: Elliot Ruiz

Director: Nick Broomfield

Genres: Drama, War

Battle for Haditha (2007)

Release Date: May 7th, 2008|1 hr. 33 min.

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  • 63
    Steven Rea Philadelphia Inquirer

    Lacking in subtlety and nuance, Broomfield's nerve-jangling movie nonetheless succeeds in showing the war from various vantage points. And from wherever one's standing, the view is profoundly disturbing. show more

  • 80
    Michael Rechtshaffen The Hollywood Reporter

    With its dialogue largely improvised by many who had seen extensive combat in Iraq, Battle for Haditha has a gripping authenticity lacking in other similarly themed dramas. show more

  • 50
    Ken Fox TV Guide

    Broomfield's film is didactic, awkwardly acted by the cast of former Marines who are meant to lend the film credibility, and clumsily inflammatory. show more

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