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Title:
12 strong
Other title(s):
Twelve strong
Edition:
[English/French version].
Publication:
Hollywood, CA : Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, [2018]
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (130 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
General Note:
Based on the book "Horse soldiers" by Doug Stanton.

Special features : 12 strong: the making of an impossible mission ; Monumental effort: building America's response monument.

Originally released as a motion picture in 2018.

Wide screen (16x9, 2.4:1).
Summary:
Set in the days following 9/11 when a U.S. Special Forces team is chosen to be the first U.S. troops sent into Afghanistan for an extremely dangerous mission. There, in the rugged mountains, they must convince the Northern Alliance to join forces with them to fight the Taliban and their Al Qaeda allies. In addition to overcoming mutual distrust and a vast cultural divide, the Americans must adopt the rudimentary tactics of the Afghan horse soldiers.
Reading Level:
MPAA rating: R; for war violence and language throughout CHV rating: 14A.
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Container of (work) : 12 strong (Motion picture)

Container of (expression) : 12 strong (Motion picture). French.
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Set in the days following September eleventh when a U.S. Special Forces team is chosen to be the first U.S. troops sent into Afghanistan for an extremely dangerous mission. There, in the rugged mountains, they must convince the Northern Alliance to join forces with them to fight the Taliban and their Al Qaeda allies. In addition to overcoming mutual distrust and a vast cultural divide, the Americans, must adopt the rudimentary tactics of the Afghan horse soldiers.