October 12, 2012
Studio: Entertainment One
Director: Stephane Rybojad
MPAA Rating: R (for language and some violence)
Screenwriters: Michael Cooper, Stephane Rybojad
Starring: Diane Kruger, Djimon Hounsou, Benoît Magimel, Denis Menochet, Raphaël Personnaz
Copyright Holder: N/A
In Stéphane Rybojad's "Special Forces," war correspondent Elsa Cassanova (Diane Kruger) is taken hostage by the Taliban. Faced with her imminent execution, a Special Forces unit is dispatched to free her. In some of the worlds’ most breathtaking yet hostile landscapes, a relentless pursuit begins between her kidnappers and a group of soldiers (Djimon Hounsou, Benoît Magimel, Denis Ménochet) who risk their lives to bring her home alive.