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12 Ratings

The Yellow Birds

Directed by Alexandre Moors
United States, 2017
War, Drama


Two young soldiers, Bartle (21) and Murph (18) navigate the terrors of the Iraq war under the command of the older, troubled Sergeant Sterling. All the while, Bartle is tortured by a promise he made to Murph’s mother before their deployment.

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The Yellow Birds Directed by Alexandre Moors

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  • Erica Narduzzi's rating of the film The Yellow Birds

    Uno dei migliori film di guerra che abbia mai visto, con scene dai dettagli interessanti, specialmente attorno alla figura del sergente. Il racconto è equilibrato tra passato e presente, non mostra solo sparatorie, ma anche la vita di Bartle dopo il ritorno a casa, forse più importante. Inoltre il centro della storia è il mistero attorno alla scomparsa di Murphy, che separa nettamente questo film da altri simili.

  • Mcpeer's rating of the film The Yellow Birds

    One of the better Iraq war and PTSD films in recent memory. The performances by Sheridan and Ehrenreich are stellar. It's nice seeing Jennifer Aniston step out of her comfort zone and help get a project like this off the ground. Too bad she's a major distraction - an unnaturally gorgeous woman who is so beautiful that she strips away all authenticity. The cinematography is eye-popping as is the score and ending.

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