About

U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle takes his sole mission—protect his comrades—to heart and becomes one of the most lethal snipers in American history. His pinpoint accuracy not only saves countless lives but also makes him a prime target of insurgents. Despite grave danger and his struggle to be a good husband and father to his family back in the States, Kyle serves four tours of duty in Iraq. However, wh...

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Directed by

Clint Eastwood

Written by

Jason Hall (Writer)
Scott McEwen (Writer)
Chris Kyle (Writer)
Jim DeFelice (Writer)

Runtime

133 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

The most lethal sniper in U.S. history.

Cast

Keywords

biography based on novel or book sniper u.s. soldier iraq navy seal

Photos

Lists

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

Awards

Oscar for Best Achievement in Sound Editing Alan Robert Murray Bub Asman

Oscar nomination for Best Motion Picture of the Year Clint Eastwood Robert Lorenz

Oscar nomination for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role

Oscar nomination for Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay