Special Forces (2011)

Director
Stéphane Rybojad

Main cast
Diane Kruger; Djimon Hounsou; Benoît Magimel; Denis Ménochet; Raphaël Personnaz

Genres
Action, Drama, War

Description
Afghanistan. War correspondent Elsa Casanova is taken hostage by the Taliban. Faced with her imminent execution, a Special Forces unit is dispatched to free her. In some of the world’s most breathtaking yet hostile landscapes, a relentless pursuit begins between her kidnappers who have no intention of letting their prey escape them and a group of soldiers who risk their lives in pursuit of their single aim – to bring her home alive. This strong, independent woman and these men of duty are thrown together and forced to confront situations of great danger that inextricably bind them – emotionally, violently and intimately.


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