NEW YORK — On Oscar weekend, the active-duty Navy SEALs action flick “Act of Valor” stormed the box office, earning $24.7 million according to studio estimates Sunday. That was a strong opening for the film, which stars real Navy SEALs.
NEW YORK — On Oscar weekend, the active-duty Navy SEALs action flick “Act of Valor” stormed [...]
Act of Valor turned out to be surprisingly entertaining, and very well made. The production qualities are excellent, and it uses some familiar quick-cut techniques in the battle scenes that enhance the action, but otherwise uses
'Act of Valor' stars active duty Navy SEALs and brings a new level of realism to the Hollywood military genre [...]
The military-endorsed film is safely in the lead at the Friday box office and could earn in the $9 million to $10 million for the day.
We talk to 'Act of Valor' directors Mike McCoy and Scott Waugh about why they made a film about Navy SEAL operations using real SEALs, weapons, tactics and battle stories, [...]