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Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk


The film is told from the point of view of 19-year-old private Billy Lynn, who, along with his fellow soldiers in Bravo Squad, has been hailed as a hero and brought home for a victory tour after a harrowing Iraq battle. Through flashbacks, culminating at the spectacular halftime show of the Thanksgiving Day football game, the film reveals what really happened to the squad - contrasting the realities of the Iraq conflict with America's celebration back home.
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    MPAA rating:
    R
    for language throughout, some war violence, sexual content, and brief drug use
    Cast:
    Vin Diesel; Garrett Hedlund; Kristen Stewart; Steve Martin; Chris Tucker; Joe Alwyn
    Directed by:
    Ang Lee
    Genre:
    Drama
    Running time:
    01:50
    Release date:
    2016
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