R | | Drama, History, Thriller
During the Iraq War, a Sergeant recently assigned to an army bomb squad is put at odds with his squad mates due to his maverick way of handling his work.
With a small $12 million domestic box office gross, this is the lowest grossing Best Picture winner ever since box office results were regularly counted even without adjusting for inflation. Best picture winners from the 1960s have even out grossed The Hurt Locker (2008)... ...
Staff Sergeant William James:
There's enough bang in there to send us all to Jesus. I'm gonna die, I wanna die comfortable.
The spotter techniques used by all characters are grossly incorrect. There is no range or wind call, and the adjustments are made in meters, instead of mils or moa.
There are no opening credits, not even a title.
$145,352 (USA) (26 June 2009)
$15,700,000 (USA) (5 March 2010)
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