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867 Ratings

The Messenger

Directed by Oren Moverman
United States, 2009
Drama, War, Romance


After collecting his medals and recovering from his wounds, Iraq veteran Will Montgomery returns to civilian life. But when he’s assigned to the Casualty Notification Team, emotions and memories he’s tried to suppress begin to surface.

The Messenger Directed by Oren Moverman

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

2009 | 3 wins including: Best Screenplay

Academy Awards

2010 | 2 nominations including: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role

Independent Spirit Awards

2010 | Winner: Best Supporting Male

2010 | 3 nominations including: Best Supporting Female

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