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Black Hawk Down (2001)  link to Black Hawk Down on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 194

poster Black Hawk Down

IMDb Rating:
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7.7/10 (342334 votes)

Country: USA, 144 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, Arabic

Genre(s): Drama, History, War

Director(s): Ridley Scott

Storyline:
Action/war drama based on the best-selling book detailing a near-disastrous mission in Somalia on October 3, 1993. On this date nearly 100 U.S. Army Rangers, commanded by Capt. Mike Steele, were dropped by helicopter deep into the capital city of Mogadishu to capture two top lieutenants of a Somali warlord. This led to a large and drawn-out firefight between the Army Ranges, US Special Forces, and hundreds of Somali gunmen; resulting in the destruction of two U.S. Black Hawk helicopters. The film focuses on the heroic efforts of various Rangers to get to the downed black hawks, centering on SSG Eversmann, leading the Ranger unit Chalk Four to the first black hawk crash site, Chief Warrant Officer Durant who was captured after being the only survivor of the second black hawk crash, as well as many others who were involved.

Cast:

photo Josh Hartnett Josh Hartnett Eversmann
photo Ewan McGregor Ewan McGregor Grimes
photo Tom Sizemore Tom Sizemore McKnight
photo Eric Bana Eric Bana Hoot
photo William Fichtner William Fichtner Sanderson

Medium: Media file,

Location: [Seagate Expansion Drive]G:\Movies\B\Black Hawk Down (2002).avi

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.55:1