Strong themes and frequent coarse language
From May 2007 to July 2008 Battle Company of the 173rd Airborne Brigade was stationed in the remote Korengal Valley of Afghanistan - considered one of the most dangerous postings of the war. The soldiers of Second Platoon built and manned a strategic outpost that they named 'Restrepo' in honour of their medic Juan Restrepo who was killed in action. This is their story in their words.
The Real 'Hurt Locker'