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The Yellow Birds has a strong cast and a worthy message, but they're both lost in this war drama's rote, clichéd story. Read critic reviews

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Two young soldiers, Bartle and Murph, navigate the terrors of the Gulf War under the command of the older, troubled Sgt. Sterling. All the while, Bartle is tortured by a promise he made to Murph's mother before their deployment.

Cast & Crew

Alden Ehrenreich
Brandon Bartle
Tye Sheridan
Daniel Murphy
Jennifer Aniston
Maureen Murphy
Jack Huston
Sergeant Sterling
Jason Patric
Captain Anderson
Lee Tergesen
Jim Murphy
Renée Willett
Claire
David Lowery
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R.F.I. Porto
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Jennifer Aniston
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Wayne Marc Godfrey
Executive Producer
Evan Hayes
Executive Producer
Jim Kohlberg
Executive Producer
Kristin Hahn
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