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The Resource The messenger, director, Oren Moverman ; starring Ben Foster

The messenger, director, Oren Moverman ; starring Ben Foster

Label
The messenger
Title
The messenger
Statement of responsibility
director, Oren Moverman ; starring Ben Foster
Contributor
Actor
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ben Foster, Woody Harrelson and Samantha Morton star in this drama set in the wake of the Iraq war. Three months before he is due to leave the army, injured officer Will Montgomery (Foster) is sent back to the US, where he is partnered with embittered older soldier Lieutenant Anthony Stone (Harrelson) to act as a messenger for the Casualty Notification Team, informing next-of-kin about the soldiers who died in Iraq. Untrained and emotionally ill-equipped for the job, Will struggles with being the bearer of bad news to devastated parents and spouses. Things become further complicated when he becomes involved with Olivia Pitterson (Morton), one of the young widows he has been sent to inform
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.437
Intended audience
BBFC code: 15
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PerformerNote
Cast: Ben Foster, Jena Malone, Eamonn Walker, Woody Harrelson, Yaya DaCosta, Portia, Lisa Joyce, Steve Buscemi, Peter Francis James, Samantha Morton, Paul Diomede, Jahmir Duran-Abreau
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Moverman, Oren
  • Larson, Nathan
  • Foster, Ben
  • Malone, Jena
  • Walker, Eamonn
Target audience
adult
Label
The messenger, director, Oren Moverman ; starring Ben Foster
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
mm00181878
Extent
1 dvd (113 min.).
Other control number
5050582830101
Publisher number
8283010
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(StDuBDSZ)mm00181878
System details
DVD
Label
The messenger, director, Oren Moverman ; starring Ben Foster
Publication
Control code
mm00181878
Extent
1 dvd (113 min.).
Other control number
5050582830101
Publisher number
8283010
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(StDuBDSZ)mm00181878
System details
DVD

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