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In the Valley of Elah

Rated R for violent and disturbing content, language and some sexuality/nudity.

R 121min.
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When a model soldier who recently returned to the U.S. from the front lines of Iraq goes AWOL, his veteran father enlists the aid of a dedicated police detective in seeking out his son's true fate in director/screenwriter Paul Haggis' follow up to ... Read More
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Hank Deerfield
Det. Emily Sanders
Lt. Kirklander
Joan Deerfield
Sgt. Dan Carnelli
Arnold Bickman
Chief Buckwald
Cpl. Steve Penning
Spc. Gordon Bonner
April 12, 2013
Crazy and unhinged anti-military propaganda posing as a movie.
September 19, 2009
Paul Haggis, how dare you fly my flag upside down. You piece of ****! Tommy Lee. You are supposed to be a serious actor. Why did you sign up to partake in this mockery of a movie.
February 21, 2009
Some great acting, but a more dishonorable and slanted story line than anyone could imagine. It does a terrible disservice to our service people who put their lives on the line for our freedom. Just more in a long and sad line of Hollyweird propaganda. War is hell, but warriors deserve better than this garbage.
December 01, 2008
This is a beautiful movie and among the most moving I have seen in a long time. Tommy Lee Jones is a brilliant actor and brings subtle quietness but determination to this role. The upside down flag symbolization is truly dramatic. I can't believe this movie was passed over and that stupid "No Country for Old Men" won a best picture oscar. This was by far a better movie.
May 22, 2008
I'm a shamed of Tommy Lee Jones for making such a mockery ofour serviceman. All our soldiers and our president deserve our respect and admiration for a very hard job.

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