'71 (2014)

A young and disoriented British soldier is accidentally abandoned by his unit following a riot on the deadly streets of Belfast in 1971.

MPAA Rating:
R for strong violence, disturbing images, and language throughout
Runtime:
99 Minutes
Genre(s):
Action, Drama, Thriller
Director(s):
Yann Demange
Writer(s):
Gregory Burke

Northwest Military's Review

Richard Roeper on March 18th, 2015

Jack O'Connell (Unbroken) gives a stirring performance as a green recruit with the British Army deployed to Belfast in 1971 and caught up in a riot. This is one of those intense war thrillers where you know it's fiction, you know it's not a documentary, and yet every performance and every conflict feels true to the history and the events of the time. - Three and a half stars

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