• Hyena Road (2016)

Hyena Road

Release Date: March 11th, 2016

R |2 hr 0 min

Plot Summary

During the war in Afghanistan, an intelligence officer (Paul Gross) enlists a sniper (Rossif Sutherland) to track down a legendary freedom fighter.

Cast: Rossif Sutherland, Paul Gross, Christine Horne, Nabil Elouahabi, Allan Hawco, David Richmond-Peck, Karl Campbell, Clark Johnson

Director: Paul Gross

Genres: War , Drama

Production Co: Rhombus Media

Keywords: Engaging, Sacrifice, Intense, Gripping, 2010s, Pursuit, Survival, Soldier, Emotional

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Kate TaylorThe Globe and Mail (Toronto)

    Its war scenes are plenty thrilling, but the film’s real achievement is its quiet authenticity. show more

  • 70
    Justin LoweThe Hollywood Reporter

    Geopolitical speculation aside, Gross makes a persuasive case for the bravery and sacrifice of Canadian troops serving during the Afghanistan conflict. show more

  • 50
    Tim GriersonScreen International

    Hyena Road may be a bit underwhelming in its action set pieces and storytelling urgency, but its heart is certainly in the right place. show more

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