- 111 min
- Directed by: Boaz Yakin
- Written by: Boaz Yakin, Sheldon Lettich
- Cast: Thomas Haden Church, Josh Wiggins, Luke Kleintank
- UK release: 7 August 2015
When US Marine dog Max's handler Kyle (Amell) is killed in action in Afghanistan, the Marine Corps discards Max, who suffers from PTSD; but Kyle's family take the dog instead. Sentimental and ham-fisted family drama which entirely fails to rise to the level of scathing commentary on violence and corruption that it aspires to.
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Max3 Aug 2015
Well-intentioned but clumsy canine drama, with Thomas Haden Church
Filmmaker Boaz Yakin impressed Sundance with his debut feature Fresh back in 1994. Set in a Brooklyn housing project, it focused on everyday occurrences of gun crime, as seen through the eyes of a young black boy. Over 20 years later and Yakin is still…
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