13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi – Official Trailer
13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi – “The Men Who Lived It” Featurette – Paramount Pictures
2016 ‧ Drama film/Thriller ‧ 2h 24m
Six members of the Annex Security Team defend the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, from an attack by Islamic militants.
An experiential tour de force but a contextual blur, a shrewdly dumb movie that captures, and perhaps too readily embraces, the extreme confusion of the events as they unfolded on the ground.Full review
13 Hours has elements of a lean and efficient action/thriller, but is bloated and overblown thanks to Michael Bay’s directorial approach.Full review
Given the level of official ineptitude that “13 Hours” depicts, this incendiary thriller is sure to fan the still roaring flames of political controversy.Full review
The director of a trilogy of Transformers twaddle still gets more jacked up by machines than people.Full review
Based on the book 13 Hours: The Inside Account of What Really Happened in Benghazi.