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Act of Valor (movie)

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  • 'Act of Valor' review: War is an action movie?

    'Act of Valor' review: War is an action movie?
    * (out of four) “Act of Valor” began as a small recruiting film. Five years and a script from one of the writers of “300” later, that's still all it is. I definitely don’t understand how the Navy thought the best way to...
  • Recruiting tool wrestles with its gamelike focus in 'Act of Valor' ✭✭

    Recruiting tool wrestles with its gamelike focus in 'Act of Valor' ✭✭
    Made with or without U.S. Department of Defense cooperation, fictional films about the American military favor narratives in which (mostly) men buck authority, risk their necks in bouts of jealous infighting and go the lone-wolf route in pursuit of the...
  • Movie Guide for TownMall in Carroll County, Feb. 26, 2012

    now playing "Act of Valor" (PG-13). Real-life active duty soldiers serve as actors in this fictionalized account of a team of U.S. Navy SEALs racing against the cock to foil a terror attack. TownMall Cinemas (1:20, 4:20, 7:20 p.m.) "Ghost Rider:...
  • Reel Critics: Foreign film nominees come to O.C.

    Reel Critics: Foreign film nominees come to O.C.
    If you love well-told, original stories and good acting, then check out these two Oscar-nominated foreign films that have finally arrived in Orange County: "In Darkness"— The true story of a small group of Polish Jews who hid beneath the Lvov...
  • Movie Guide for TownMall in Carroll County, March 4, 2012

    now playing "Act of Valor" (PG-13). Real-life active duty soldiers serve as actors in this fictionalized account of a team of U.S. Navy SEALs racing against the cock to foil a terror attack. TownMall Cinemas (1:20, 4:20, 7:20 p.m.) "Dr. Seuss' The...
  • Book review: 'American Sniper: The Autobiography of the Most Lethal Sniper in U.S. Military History' by Chris Kyle, Scott McEwen and Jim DeFelice

    Book review: 'American Sniper: The Autobiography of the Most Lethal Sniper in U.S. Military History' by Chris Kyle, Scott McEwen and Jim DeFelice
    This is the season of celebrity for the Navy SEALs. The takedown of Osama bin Laden at his hideout in Pakistan thrust the institutionally secretive SEALs into the modern-media spotlight. Soon the SEALs seemed to become America's favorite warriors:...
  • 'Act of Valor' director Scott Waugh lists Hollywood Hills compound

    'Act of Valor' director Scott Waugh lists Hollywood Hills compound
    Director Scott Waugh has put his compound in Hollywood Hills on the market at $1.099 million. Built in 1915, Casa De Vasquez includes a three-bedroom, two-bathroom main house of 1,332 square feet, a detached office, a two-story guesthouse and a detached...
  • Malibu retreat with four-star pedigree for sale

     Malibu retreat with four-star pedigree for sale
    Actor Nick Nolte has put a Malibu compound up for sale that has seen a galaxy of stars come through its arched entryway. Besides Nolte, other notables to have owned the house include comedian Tommy Chong, Don Felder of the Eagles and music producer...
  • 'Act of Valor': Navy SEALs get their close-up (and Obama moment)

     
    Even before the Navy parachute team dropped out of the sky high above Sunset Boulevard, you had a sense the “Act of Valor” premiere was a different sort of Hollywood event. After all, Tim Tebow had asked to attend. As the screening for the...
  • Movie Projector: 'Act of Valor' to gun down box-office rivals

     
    "Act of Valor" poised to pick off its rivals at the multiplex, claiming the No. 1 position with arout $23 million in ticket sales. The prolific Tyler Perry's latest film, the romantic drama "Good Deeds," will likely follow behind with around $17 million....
  • 'Act of Valor' offers steely action, wooden acting, critics say

     
    "Act of Valor": The new action movie "Act of Valor," about an elite squad of commandos trying to foil a deadly terrorist plot, brings a novel addition to the genre: real Navy SEALs. Movie critics have found the film's action impressive, but not its...