Release Date: July 9th, 2008
DVD Release Date: September 15th, 2009
Not Yet Rated|1 hr 32 min
American soldiers train in a mock Iraqi village in California's Mojave Desert.
It is up to each viewer to decide if the Mojave project is a stroke of genius or a very expensive boondoggle. show more
The title, by the way, is age-old slang for a soldier's complete combat gear, which for the U.S. soldiers in Iraq -- both real and otherwise -- weighs over 50 pounds. show more
It's all a bit bizarre. One soldier tellingly calls it "one big reality TV show," and the movie never makes clear whether such training does any good. show more