The Messenger

The Messenger (2009)

The Scars of War Will Last Forever

  • Genre: Drama, History, War
  • Release Date: 2009-11-13
  • User Rating: 6.8/10 from 186 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 53min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Oscilloscope Laboratories
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director:
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Will Montgomery (Ben Foster), a U.S. Army Staff Sergeant who has returned home from Iraq, is assigned to the Army’s Casualty Notification service. Montgomery is partnered with Captain Tony Stone (Woody Harrelson), to give notice to the families of fallen soldiers. The Sergeant is drawn to Olivia Pitterson (Samantha Morton), to whom he has delivered news of her husband’s death.

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Directing Oren Moverman Director
Writing Alessandro Camon Writer
Writing Oren Moverman Writer
Production Benjamin Goldhirsh Producer
Production Lawrence Inglee Producer
Production Zach Miller Producer
Production Mark Gordon Producer
Editing Alex Hall Editor
Production Bryan Zuriff Executive Producer
Production David Whealy Executive Producer