R | | Action, Drama, History
12 Strong tells the story of the first Special Forces team deployed to Afghanistan after 9/11; under the leadership of a new captain, the team must work with an Afghan warlord to take down the Taliban.
Gen. Abdul Rashid Dostum was quoted as saying, "I asked for a few Americans, they brought with them the courage of a whole Army", according to Robert Young Pelton in his March 2002 "National Geographic Adventure" article "The Legend of Heavy D and ... ...
The most important thing you take into battle, is the reason why.
In the description the warlord is called an Afghani. Afghani is the name of the currency of Afghanistan. A person from Afghanistan is called an Afghan.
In the closing credits, a photograph of the real team is shown.
English, Dari, Russian, Spanish
$15,815,025 (USA) (21 January 2018)
$45,495,662 (USA) (28 March 2018)
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