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.
Although much of the filming took place near White Sands Missile Range, the scenes involving military encampments were not part of an actual Army installation. The structures were leased from AKS Military for filming, a private manufacturer who also... ...
The most important thing you take into battle, is the reason why.
When the SF members are dropping in at night, they all put on PVS14 night vision devices on. Now when they do that in movie you see a green glow from the front all the way to the eye piece. This is very incorrect because the PVS14 does glow green from the front lens. The idea of NVGs are they take light from the front lens and amplify the light and give a green image through the eye piece. You might be able to see the green glow on the operators eye depending on the angle you look at him. You will never be able to see a green glow if you look at NODs from the front.
In the closing credits, a photograph of the real team is shown.
English, Pushto, Russian
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