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R| 1 hr. 33 min.

Plot Summary
Photographer Tim Hetherington and journalist Sebastian Junger allow the realities of war to speak for themselves in this unnarrated documentary about a U.S. platoon in Afghanistan. The men of Second Platoon, Battle Company, 173rd Airborne Brigade teeter from naivete to weariness as months of alternating boredom and fighting take their toll. The loss of medic Juan "Doc" Restrepo leads the platoon to name an outpost in the remote Korengal Valley after him.


Directors: Tim Hetherington , Sebastian Junger

Genres: Documentary, War

Distributor: National Geographic

Restrepo (2010)

Release Date: June 25th, 2010|1 hr. 33 min.

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  • May 14, 2011 pachecolily
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    this movie makes me wonder .....who has the heart to someone elses son, brother, husband, or close member of the family and not want to hate the situation.. is all this killing and trauma for life to the solders out there worth it at the end....I DON\'T THINK SO...

  • January 01, 2011 BlackOPPSXOXO
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    This was definitely the best documentary i have ever seen!! You will Love it!

  • December 18, 2010 CorbalisKyle
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    awesome movie real eyeopener since im joining the army gives a reality check true brothers in arms just an awesome movie highly highly recommend...

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BREAKING: 'Restrepo' Director Tim Hetherington Killed in Libya

Posted by
The Editors at IndieWire on April 20, 2011

From indieWire: Academy Award–nominated documentary filmmaker Tim Hetherington has been killed in Libya alongside photographer Chris Hondros, as reported by Business Insider. The tragic n...

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'Best in Blu-ray' is a weekly column that recommends newly-released titles for both the Blu-ray veteran and newbie, as well as the most intriguing rental. This week's edition includes a special se...

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