|There is a
beauty in this film, Act of Valor, that you'll never
experience in any Hollywood action movie.
The sound mix is suspensefully quiet, while you
marvel at what perfect amphibians the Seals are,
after falling through the night sky.
Where else would you find men who keep big American
flag folded in their pockets?
If you like military-style action films, I'm sure
you'll enjoy this tribute to a worthy subject.
You'll be glad they're on your side: the Navy Seals.
intended as a recruitment film, Act of Valor
is a patriotic melodrama that plays more like a
The action sequences are intense, but thanks to
quick cutting are nearly impossible to
The coolest thing about the movie is the military
If there is a political message, it is lost in the
bad screenplay and terrible acting.
|The film presents a
realistic look at people and scenes as they actually
The work of Navy Seals so true to fact and life that
it stars 8 real Seals (along with a small group of
Shot in many locations, the fictional flick, which
follows Seals as they try to stop an international
terrorist plot, is made up of action sequences that
are based on real missions.
The skillful maneuvering and weaponry are also
Even the bullets were real. A lot of fighting used
This is a movie
that you've never seen before and that's what I
liked; a picture unlike anything else.