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When U.S. Rangers and an elite Delta Force team attempt to kidnap two underlings of a Somali warlord, their Black Hawk helicopters are shot down, and the Americans suffer heavy casualties, facing intense fighting from the militia on the ground.

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Directed by

Ridley Scott

Written by

Ken Nolan (Screenplay)
Mark Bowden (Novel)
René Brar (Story Editor)

Runtime

144 minutes

Country

United States of America, United Kingdom

Language

English

Tagline

Leave No Man Behind.

Cast

Keywords

prisoner of war famine somalia rescue operation delta force wound warlord

Photos

Lists

#353 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

Awards

Oscar for Best Sound Michael Minkler

Oscar for Best Film Editing Pietro Scalia

Oscar nomination for Best Director Ridley Scott

Oscar nomination for Best Cinematography