Come for the action, leave with a good sense of appreciation.
"Act of Valor" can be typified as a real-life Call of Duty or a Hollywood pat-on-the-back for the armed forces. And in some ways, these tags do apply, but more so to the close-minded or politically paranoid. This film's core mission, to simply exhibit and make use of select Navy ...
Cliche Plot and Weak Acting, but Great Action!
If you never saw (or even heard of) Act of Valor, it would be understandable. The film stars a cast of unknowns and opened during the late winter/early spring dead zone of movie releasing.The plot is ridiculously simplistic, and can be reduced to simply 'get the terrorists'. And the acting ...
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POSSIBLE SPOILERSMy basic reaction to Act Of Valor was just as the title says....meh.The action scenes are good, and it's interesting to see how Navy Seals actually work. Although there is one big complaint and a one minor complaint I had with this movie.The big one is the last act, ...
Trailer 5: Act Of Valor
Between five separate trailers (!) and four 30-second commercials in the Super Bowl, it's fair to say that someone wants you to know about Act of Valor.
Trailer 3: Act Of Valor
Navy Seals as actors? From most word of mouth, they're pretty bad as thespians, but the action is fairly decent. We'll find out in February.
Trailer 2: Act Of Valor
"What do you mean we can't get the rights to Call of Duty? We already made the damn movie! Ah, hell, just...just call it Act of Valor, or something."
Trailer: Act Of Valor
An action film shot with real, active-duty Navy SEALS, depicting what it claims are the realities of combat.
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