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Lone Survivor

Afghan Hero Of 'Lone Survivor' Now In Danger

The Huffington Post | Sam Levine | Posted 06.27.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- An Afghan man who saved the life of a U.S. Navy Seal and was featured in a blockbuster film that grossed millions of dollars says that h...

Dinner With 'Lone Survivor' Marcus Luttrell, A Hero of Another Name

Aaron Sagers | Posted 08.04.2014 | Entertainment
Aaron Sagers

I don't want to call Marcus Luttrell a hero. After a day spent "playing" at being a Navy SEAL with machine guns, a rappelling wall and helicopter, I'm sitting across from the real deal in a fancy dining room overlooking the White House in Washington D.C. on Memorial Day weekend.

'Lone Survivor'

Michael Jones | Posted 03.17.2014 | Chicago
Michael Jones

Lone Survivor proves that Hollywood has gotten better at war movies. We sat riveted by the story of Marcus Luttrell, a big, shambling Texan who was the lone survivor of a botched mission in the mountains of Afghanistan.

Lone Survivor: Why I'm Happy I Saw This Excellent Movie With a Real Audience and Tall Tough Guy

Tony Potts | Posted 03.15.2014 | Entertainment
Tony Potts

I quite like Lone Survivor. Clearly, so do most of you. It appears you will make it the number one movie in the country when everything is counted Sunday night. And it's for good reason.

'Lone Survivor' Makes A Huge Debut

Reuters | Posted 03.14.2014 | Entertainment

By Ronald Grover and Chris Michaud LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK, Jan 12 (Reuters) - "Lone Survivor," the true story of a fail...

ReThink Review: Lone Survivor -- What Makes a War Hero?

Jonathan Kim | Posted 03.12.2014 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

Do acts of bravery by the Taliban deserve movies celebrating, honoring, and fetishizing them? Are they also heroes? Or, when it comes to non-Americans, do we hold those fighters to a different standard, now claiming that context really does matter? Watching a movie like Lone Survivor, I can't help thinking about issues like these.

What's The Word On 'Lone Survivor'?

AP | JAKE COYLE | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment

NEW YORK (AP) — Marcus Luttrell, the former Navy SEAL whose deadly mission in Afghanistan has been turned into the film "Lone Survivor," strides int...

'Lone Survivor' Boasts Superb Action Sequences

AP | JOCELYN NOVECK | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment

With all the talk about fact-based films and how accurate they should or shouldn't be, it's worth noting that some stories are best brought to screen ...

Movie review: Lone Survivor

Marshall Fine | Posted 02.22.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Peter Berg's Lone Survivor opens at the end of the film on a harrowing moment about the title character, then jumps back in time to the beginning o...

Mark Wahlberg in Lone Survivor: The Rules of Engagement

Regina Weinreich | Posted 02.21.2014 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Not all soldiers are heroes, but in Lone Survivor, director Peter Berg's film based on the book by Marcus Luttrell, heroism is in full display.

Mike Ryan

Peter Berg Recalls How His First Movie Made A Woman Barf‬

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Ryan | Posted 12.20.2013 | Entertainment

It's fascinating that Peter Berg directed "Lone Survivor." Fascinating only in the respect that Berg's previous movie, "Battleship," was also a milita...

Mike Ryan

Why Mark Wahlberg Ditched Marky Mark

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Ryan | Posted 01.25.2014 | Entertainment

The first thing I noticed about Mark Wahlberg was that he was wearing a large icepack around his neck. Wahlberg claims that he slept on it wrong one n...

Mark Wahlberg To Complaining Actors: 'How F--king Dare You'

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 11.13.2013 | Entertainment

Following a screening of "Lone Survivor" on Tuesday night, an emotional Mark Wahlberg unleashed a torrent of expletives directed at actors who discuss...

Where Is The Best Picture Front-Runner?

Christopher Rosen | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Christopher Rosen

This may all be but a prelude to a winter when sentiment finally gels around 12 Years as the most deserving best picture possibility, but there's also a chance that American Hustle -- or some other late entry -- could swing in and take the lead.

Moving First Trailer For 'Lone Survivor' Debuts

Posted 08.01.2013 | Entertainment

You are never out of the fight: HuffPost Entertainment and sister site Moviefone are happy to premiere the first trailer for "Lone Survivor," a new dr...

The Lone Survivor of SEAL Team 10

Don Meyer, Ph.D. | Posted 06.30.2013 | College
Don Meyer, Ph.D.

For almost 75 minutes, nearly 1,600 of us sat spellbound hearing him tell his story. It was like we were frozen in place as he walked us through his journey from his home in Houston, Texas to that fateful day nearly 30 years later in Afghanistan.

Writing Lone Survivor: The Honor and the Anguish

Patrick Robinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Patrick Robinson

In the beginning, it was a long series of novels I had already written, involving the SEALs, which caused the United States Navy to choose me to ghost-write the story of Marcus Luttrell.