R | | Biography, Drama, History
WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people, and becomes the first man in American history to receive the Medal of Honor without firing a shot.
One aspect that appealed to Mel Gibson in making this movie was that it contained a "real" superhero without spandex.
Have you not heard? The Lord is the everlasting God, the Creator of the ends of the Earth. He will not grow tired or weary, and His understanding no one can fathom. He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak. Even youths grow...
In the opening scene, Desmond is heard reading Isaiah 40:28-31. The translation he is quoting is from the New International Version, first published in the 1970s.
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