The action-packed thriller 5 Days of War has arrived on DVD and Blu-ray from Anchor Bay Entertainment and M&C’s giving away a prize pack that includes a Blu-ray edition of the film along with DVD copies of 13, Law Abiding Citizen, Carjacked, and Kill the Irishman!
The film is from acclaimed director Renny Harlin (Die Hard 2, Cliffhanger) and based on the true events of a renegade American journalist, his cameraman and a local woman caught behind enemy lines during the devastating five day war between Russian and the Georgian Republic.
5 Days of War is an intensely human portrayal of courage under fire, combining heart-pounding action with real human drama. Inspired by the real events of the swift—but devastating—five-day war between Russia and Georgia in 2008, this action-packed international thriller centers around an American journalist (Rupert Friend) and his cameraman (Richard Coyle) caught in the combat zone during the first Russian airstrikes against Georgia.
Rescuing Tatia (Emmanuelle Chriqui), a young Georgian schoolteacher from the attack, the two reporters agree to help reunite her with her family when she loses them in the chaos in exchange for serving as their interpreter. As the three attempt to escape to safety, they witness—and document—the devastation from the full-scale crossfire and cold-blooded murder of innocent civilians.
They desperately attempt to broadcast the footage they’ve captured while under attack from the Russian soldiers and local mercenaries, but are met with resistance from American and international networks either shorthanded from covering the Beijing Olympics or simply fatigued by war news. The trio realizes their survival is paramount, so they can live to broadcast the truth.
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The Prize Pack:
One (1) Grand Prize Winner will receive a Blu-ray edition of 5 Days of War along with DVD copies of 13, Law Abiding Citizen, Carjacked, and Kill the Irishman!
To enter, contestants need to provide a name and e-mail address. Upon notification of winning, contestants will have five days to reply with the name and address of where their prize should be sent.
Sorry, but this competition is open to residents of the USA only.
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