War as a film genre may be overdone, but once in a while a film comes that manages to radically alter it. Directed by Nicolai Fuglsig, 12 Strong is a remarkable story of a bunch of soldiers in the initial days of so-called War on Terror launched by the Bush administration in the wake of 9/11 terrorist attacks. “The true story of The Horse Soldiers is remarkable. Hemsworth shared the trailer, which is also out on YouTube, on his Instagram account. I am honored to portray Captain Mitch Nelson. 2017-11-24T20:11:34+00:00″>
Updated: November 24, 2017 8:11 pm
12 Strong will release on January 19. The film is subtitled The Declassified True Story of the Horse Soldiers and is based on journalist Doug Stanton’s book Horse Soldiers. Related News
Thor Ragnarok box office: Chris Hemsworth film doing wonders in India, crosses Rs 50 croreThor: Ragnarok tops A Bad Moms Christmas, Murder on the Orient Express at box officeThor Ragnarok box office collection: The Chris Hemsworth film is winning at the Indian box office with Rs 40.37 croreFresh from the enormous success of Thor: Ragnarok, Chris Hemsworth has now set his sights upon his upcoming film, 12 Strong. Here’s the new trailer for #12StrongMovie,” he captioned the video. Chris Hemsworth stars as Captain Mitch Nelson, leader of the squad. Distributed by Warner Bros Pictures, 12 Strong will hit theaters on January 19 next year. Alongside him is Michael Shannon’s Chief Warrant Officer Cal Spencer. The story of 12 Strong is about the first soldiers who were sent to Afghanistan as America’s answer to the World Trade Center attacks by members of Al-Qaeda. For all the latest Entertainment News, download Indian Express App
© IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd Just like Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirk was centred upon one event, 12 Strong is based on a single unit of soldiers who team up with Afghan soldiers and fight Taliban by unconventional means (one of which involves fighting on horseback). The trailer of 12 Strong suggests it is one of those films and is rather different from the usual stuff.