Five Days Of War
Five Days Of War TrailerThe About face: A drama set centered around the war between Russia and Georgia, and focused on an American journalist, his cameraman, and a Georgian native who become caught in the crossfire.
The Wild side: 5 Days Of War is an action-packed international thriller from once famous director, Renny Harlin (Die Hard 2, Cliffhanger), who also used to be married to the once famous - and still - Oscar winner Geena Davis. Based on true events, this intense film is a vivid account of a renegade American journalist, his cameraman and a local woman caught behind enemy lines, and determined to not only survive, but tell the world what was happening, during the swift but devastating 5 day war between Russian and the Georgian Republic in 2008.
Curiously, as of June 1, 2011, the movie the film received a 5.8/10 rating on IMDB, based on 1,723 votes. Reaction to the film is extremely divided, with almost 50 percent of the rating 10 out of 10, and approximately 20 percent of the rating 1 out of 10. So, chances are, you'll either LOVE or HATE the movie.
In Europe, the movie was released under the title Five Days Of August, as is evidenced by the European website for the film.
Cast: Rupert Friend, Val Kilmer, Andy Garcia, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Dean Cain, Richard Coyle, Heather Graham
Director: Renny Harlin
Movie Studio: Anchor Bay Films
Rating: R (For violence, language, adult situations)
Running Time: 113 minutes