R | | Action, Drama, Thriller
A court-martialed General rallies together twelve hundred inmates to rise against the corrupt system that put him away.
10 October 2004 | bob the moo
None of it really amounts to much but it is watchable if not totally worthy of the heavyweights involved
Stripped of his rank and sentenced to 10 years in a military prison, Lt. General Irwin's reputation is still very much...
James Gandolfini reportedly was reluctant to accept the role of Colonel Winter, because he didn't understand the story, and had never served in the military himself. He committed largely on the strength of a lengthy speech Winter delivered in the original script. ... ...
Cpl. Ramon Aguilar:
That was a salute.
Irwin: A sa... Oh, no.
Irwin: I don't think so. You know where saluting comes from?
Cpl. Ramon Aguilar: No, sir.
Irwin: It comes from medieval times. Two knights would approach each other on horseback. They would raise their visors and show their faces. It's like they're...
During the first firing of the trebuchet, the filmmakers reversed the image. It shows Tower #4 and the smokestack behind the trebuchet and it firing the stone to the left. If this was true, they would be shooting the rock away from the admin building.
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