R | | Action, Biography, Drama
Navy S.E.A.L. sniper Chris Kyle's pinpoint accuracy saves countless lives on the battlefield and turns him into a legend. Back home to his wife and kids after four tours of duty, however, Chris finds that it is the war he can't leave behind.
Jaimie Alexander, Kate Mara, and Evangeline Lilly were considered to play Taya. Mara chose to do Fantastic Four (2015), and Lilly chose Ant-Man (2015).
It's a fuckin' hot-box.
soldier: The fuckin' dirt here tastes like dog shit.
Chris Kyle: Ah, well you'd know, wouldn't you?
The drone that does a flyby has the engine sound from a Cessna 172.
The opening credit also rolls in silence. There is no sound whatsoever until Chris Kyle is about to start his dialogue.
$345,859 (Portugal) (15 January 2015)
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