12 Strong Reviews

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January 22, 2018
The Horse Soldiers' story is unconventional, and the film-produced by uber-slickster Jerry Bruckheimer-has been shaped along conventional war-movie lines.
January 22, 2018
Although the characters are all types, the performances are strong enough that we identify with them despite their lack of depth.
January 20, 2018
It's all solid from a technical perspective. Where the film could have used more power is in its narrative momentum.
January 19, 2018
Never delves deep enough to examine the larger involvement of the U.S. and those ramifications, but "12 Strong" manages to infuse heart and character into this adrenaline-fueled war film
January 19, 2018
Fuglsig's feature debut is ultimately less an action movie and more a procedural, one in which incremental gains and minimal casualties are as much as can be hoped for.
January 19, 2018
Shannon and Hemsworth employ all their uncomplicated masculine charisma, and the war scenes are pumped with adrenaline.
January 19, 2018
Put aside your hindsight and at least you'll be rewarded with some invigorating action.
January 19, 2018
"12 Strong" does its best to tell a story of heroism from a dark chapter in our history, but its reality is much more complicated.
January 19, 2018
Combat scenes seem more interested in the faces than the fracas, missions are undertaken with no apparent outcome, and great difficulties loom and then dissolve like mist.
January 18, 2018
What makes "12 Strong" objectionable - and what will also make it appealing to some - is its attempt to induce a kind of amnesia in the audience ...
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