It’s something most of us have
known all of our lives. What we all
wanted. It’s in our blood.
heard many team guys speak of this.
A burning. A river. A drive.
Chunk of an ear missing. Heartbeat monitor. Weak pulse.
streaming down cheeks, a hand scrawled map on a left thigh,
focused eyes of surgeons. Admirals’ pace in the hallway.
Tight on HEART MONITOR: FLATLINE
volume. The loud fight. The
loudest, coldest, hottest, most
unpleasant of the unpleasant
“FIVE DAYS EARLIER”
mountains. Bottomless valleys. Cold and dry.
FOUR HELICOPTERS. Two MH-47s transport. Two security Apaches.
IN THE CHOPPER:
Clearly ready for war.
TF-160 aviator door gunner.
Airmen, and 12 SEALs.
Whistles quietly to himself.
I don’t see anything but steep. I
could be wrong. Hope I’m wrong. If
Just put your feet where I put my
feet. All day long. You’re gonna
I’m real interested in the pitch.
She does not need a Arabic horse.
How do you know about that?
I know everything Murphy.
Lone Survivor (2013)
Synopsis: In 2005 Afghanistan, Navy SEALs Marcus Luttrell (Mark Wahlberg), Michael Murphy (Taylor Kitsch), Danny Dietz (Emile Hirsch) and Matthew "Axe" Axelson (Ben Foster) deploy on a mission of surveillance and to take out Taliban leader Ahmad Shah. Though spotted by goatherds, Luttrell and his team decide not to kill them. But one of the Afghans alerts a group of Taliban fighters to the invaders, and a terrible battle ensues, in which the SEALs find themselves hopelessly outnumbered and outgunned.