• Army of One (2016)

Army of One

Release Date: November 4th, 2016

DVD Release Date: November 15th, 2016

R |1 hr 33 min

Plot Summary

Gary Faulkner (Nicolas Cage), an ex-con, unemployed handyman, and modern day Don Quixote receives a vision from God telling him to capture Osama bin Laden. Armed with only a single sword purchased from a home-shopping network, Gary travels to Pakistan to complete his mission. While on his quest, Gary encounters old friends back home in Colorado, new friends he makes in Pakistan, the enemies he makes at the CIA -- and even God and Osama themselves.

Cast: Nicolas Cage, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Russell Brand, Denis O'Hare, Rainn Wilson, Will Sasso, Paul Scheer, Amer Chadha-Patel

Director: Larry Charles

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Endgame Entertainment, Kasbah-Film Tanger

Keywords: Hilarious, Charming, Car, Girlfriend, 2000s, Quest, Cheeky

Ratings & Reviews

  • 20
    Matt DonatoWe Got This Covered

    Army Of One is a waste of talent across the board. show more

  • 30
    John DeForeThe Hollywood Reporter

    It's one of the worst performances Cage has given — and perversely, since he's playing a madman, it contains none of the unabashed weirdness that has made some bad Cage performances guilty pleasures. show more

  • 67
    Blake GobleConsequence of Sound

    Army of One recounts Faulkner, through Quixotan whimsy and geo-political smart aleck humor, which amounts to a quick screwball comedy about a loveable fuckup. show more

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