After September 11, 2001, the first Special Forces team geared up and set out to start taking down the enemy with the help of an Afghan warlord. That’s the overview of director Nicolai Fuglsig’s 12 Strong starring Chris Hemsworth, Michael Pena and Michael Shannon. Following in the footsteps of important military mission-based films like Black Hawk Down, Lone Survivor and 13 Hours, Fuglsig’s 12 Strong tells story of what 12 soldiers went through right after the 9/11 attack. In the trailer, we see Hemsworth and his fellow soldiers form an alliance with local a warlord and his fighters. Together, they set out to strike back against the Taliban.
12 Strong also stars Elsa Pataky, Taylor Sheridan and Rob Riggle and will make it’s way to theaters this January.
Release Date: January 19, 2018
Directed By: Nicolai Fuglsig
Starring: Chris Hemsworth Michael Pena, Taylor Sheridan, Elsa Pataky, Michael Shannon, Rob Riggle
12 Strong tells the story of the first Special Forces team deployed to Afghanistan after 9/11; under the leadership of a new captain, the team must work with an Afghan warlord to take down the Taliban. — Via IMDb.com