Company commander Claus Pedersen (Pilou Asbæk) and his men are stationed in an Afghan province where they face the unrelenting pressure of fighting the Taliban while trying to protect the local civilians. Meanwhile back home Claus’ wife Maria is trying to hold everything together with a husband at war and three children missing their father. During a routine mission, the soldiers are caught in heavy crossfire and in order to save his men, Claus makes a decision that has grave consequences for him and his family back home.

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Ratings and Reviews

3.8 out of 5
20 Ratings
20 Ratings

91% TOMATOMETER

  • Average 7.8/10
  • Fresh 82
  • Rotten 8

Critics Consensus: Tense, intelligent, and refreshingly low-key, A War is part frontline thriller, part courtroom drama -- and eminently effective in both regards.

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Studio
Magnolia Pictures
Genre
Drama
Released
Copyright
© 2015 Nordisk Film Production A/S

Languages

Primary
Danish (Stereo, Dolby 5.1)
Additional
English (Subtitles), English (United States) (Stereo)

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