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PG-13| 1 hr. 25 min.

Plot Summary
Filmmaker Michael Tucker makes the journey to war-torn Baghdad to follow the lives of the American troops who make up the 2/3 Field Artillery unit, otherwise known as "The Gunners," as they fight in the Iraq War. Taking up residency in a former palace of Uday Hussein -- Saddam Hussein's son -- the soldiers contemplate their mission while hoping to survive another day as they perform patrols and raids, ever fearful of suspicious packages that could spell their end.


Directors: Petra Epperlein , Michael Tucker

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: Palm Pictures

Gunner Palace (2005)

Release Date: March 4th, 2005|1 hr. 25 min.

critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 1 )
  • 88
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    A riveting and indispensable record of the war in Iraq because it comes from the men who lived it. show more

  • 75
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    The best glimpse yet of what it's like to be in Iraq. show more

  • 90
    Joe Morgenstern Wall Street Journal

    Rousing, provocative film. show more

  • October 11, 2011 iq00000000102935
    Report This User

    A remarkable film. It tells the truth about the war going on from the soldiers perspective.

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