Murph: The Protector

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MURPH: The Protector is a feature-length documentary based on LT Michael Murphy's life of honor, courage and commitment, as told by his friends, family and teammates. Michael was raised in Patchogue, New York, attended Penn State University and then joined the U.S. Navy to serve in the SEAL Teams. Well-known for his selflessness, Michael gave his life for his men in 2005 and was posthumously awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor in 2007. His legacy now lives on in this moving portrait of a real American hero.

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Critic Reviews for Murph: The Protector

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  • A one-note hagiography, no matter how convincing and affecting its portrait of unimpeachable courage.

    April 1, 2013 | Full Review…
  • By celebrating an actual American hero, "Murph" reminds audiences that bells and whistles, budgets and effects aren't necessary so long as filmmakers have human stories of bravery and valor to tell.

    March 22, 2013 | Rating: 3/4 | Full Review…
  • "Murph: The Protector" reminds us of the valor expended on distant front lines and the holes left at home.

    March 21, 2013 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…
  • The story of Lt. Michael P. Murphy's life doesn't need to be hyped, and Murph: The Protector does a good job of staying out of its way.

    July 14, 2016 | Rating: 3/4 | Full Review…
  • ... a documentary with the limited but entirely honorable mission of commemorating the life and sacrifice of Navy Lt. Michael P. Murphy, a Navy SEAL who died in a firefight in the mountains of eastern Afghanistan in June 2005.

    April 26, 2013 | Rating: 87/100 | Full Review…
  • A poignant and inspirational tribute to Lieutenant Michael Patrick Murphy.

    March 28, 2013 | Rating: 7.25/10 | Full Review…

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