I don't usually review movies. But I do try to write about things that affect me. Tonight we watched this movie. And although this isn't an "escape from reality"-type movie and it is difficult to watch in many respects, I think that everyone should see it. Have you seen it?
Taking Chance is a movie that made me think about honor, courage, respect, sacrifice. Made me stop and think about war, and my sons, and marines and soldiers everywhere, in a way that I never have before. And sometimes it's good to think about things.
I will admit I think I cried more than I possibly ever have during a movie.
Regardless of what you may think about the US government or policies, military, or stances on any current conflicts - rent this one and see it.
Like a producer said in the behind the scenes, it is important for us all to know that this journey takes place. It's just important for us all to know.