12 Strong is a 2018 American action-war film directed by Nicolai Fuglsig and written by Ted Tally and Peter Craig. The film is based on Doug Stanton's non-fiction book Horse Soldiers, which tells the story of U.S. Army Special Forces sent to Afghanistan immediately after the September 11 attacks. The film stars Chris Hemsworth, Michael Shannon, Michael Peña, Navid Negahban, Trevante Rhodes, Geoff Stults, Thad Luckinbill, William Fichtner, and Rob Riggle. Principal photography began in ...
Jan 19, 2018 · Directed by Nicolai Fuglsig. With Chris Hemsworth, Michael Shannon, Michael Peña, Navid Negahban. 12 Strong tells the story of the first Special Forces team deployed to Afghanistan after 9/11; under the leadership of a new captain, the team must work with an Afghan warlord to take down the Taliban.
- Nicolai Fuglsig
Jan 19, 2018 · Based on an incredible true story, 12 Strong is a compelling and inspirational war film. In the aftermath of the 2001 September 11th terrorist attacks on America an elite US Special Forces team is...
- Action & Adventure, Drama
The 12 Strong movie has Chris Hemsworth's character (Mark Nutsch in real life) being given the candy-bar-sized piece of metal by Colonel Mulholland. In Doug Stanton's book Horse Soldiers , it was Colonel Max Bowers, portrayed by Rob Riggle, who brought a piece of steel with him from the World Trade Center to Afghanistan.
In 12 STRONG, a Special Forces unit of 12 Americans (including soldiers played by Chris Hemsworth, Michael Shannon, Michael Peña, and Travante Rhodes of Moonlight) is sent to Afghanistan shortly after 9/11 to assist a Northern Alliance general (Naveed Negahban). The team's overarching objective is to help take a Taliban stronghold city.
- Michael Ordona
May 05, 2018 Jason Ball rated it really liked it. “12 Strong” is a novel based on a true story, composed by Doug Stanton that exposes the events of American soldiers’ lives before and after 9/11. The perspective of the story is in third person omniscient.
Jan 27, 2018 · But that’s changing, with the release of a new Warner Bros. movie, “12 Strong,” that depicts the actions of the first Special Forces soldiers to enter Afghanistan in the weeks following the 9/11...
SYNOPSIS. Chris Hemsworth (“Thor”) and Oscar nominee Michael Shannon (“Nocturnal Animals,” “The Shape of Water”) star in “12 Strong,” a powerful new war drama from Alcon Entertainment, Black Label Media and Jerry Bruckheimer Films that tells the declassified true story of the first American soldiers sent into Afghanistan after 9/11.
Jan 19, 2018 · The new film 12 Strong isn't your average war movie. The film tells the story of the so-called "horse soldiers" — the special ops forces who were among the first on the ground in Afghanistan...
Jan 18, 2018 · Retired Lt. Gen. John Mulholland led a team of Green Berets and is among the main characters depicted in the film "12 Strong." “That was intimidating, yeah, and of course you realize you’re...