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War Machine Clip: You Got Your Troops!

In War Machine writer-director David Michôd (Animal Kingdom) recreates a U.S. General’s roller-coaster rise and fall as part reality, part savage parody – raising the specter of just where the line between them lies today.

Netflix has released a new video that finds General McMahon in the unique position of needing more troops than he’s got.

War Machine will premiere on Netflix on May 26th.

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Behave Like a Leader Trailer: War Machine!

Inspired by Michael Hastings’ book The Operators: The Wild & Terrifying Inside Story of America’s War in Afghanistan, War Machine ‘recreates a U.S. General’s roller-coaster rise and fall as part reality, part savage parody – raising the specter of just where the line between them lies today.’

Brad Pitt stars as General Glen McMahon, who jumps at the chance   to command coalition forces in Afghanistan and is undone by his own hubris.

Netflix’s War Machine premieres this Memorial Day weekend.

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Manage This Trailer: War Machine!

War Machine – General Glen McMahon (Brad Pitt), President Karzai (Sir Ben Kingsley) – Photo by Lucian Capellaro/Courtesy of Netflix

In War Machine writer-director David Michôd (Animal Kingdom) recreates a U.S. General’s roller-coaster rise and fall as part reality, part savage parody – raising the specter of just where the line between them lies today.

Netflix’s War Machine will premiere on May 26th.

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Hotshot General on the Treadmill of War Trailer: War Machine!

WAR MACHINE – Brad Pitt, Sir Ben Kingsley – Photo by Lucian Capellaro/Courtesy of Netflix

Netflix presents the First Look at the feature film War Machine, starring Brad Pitt, Emory Cohen, Topher Grace, Anthony Michael Hall, Will Poulter, Lakeith Stanfield, Meg Tilly, Tilda Swinton, and Sir Ben Kingsley.  This absurdist tale and pitch-black war story takes on hot-shot General Glenn McMahon, a man caught up in a modern war machine that keeps on churning, seemingly to no end.

War Machine is the latest feature film from acclaimed director David Michôd (Animal Kingdom). It will be released globally on Netflix on May 26, 2017.

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Starz Signs Animal Kingdom Director for Flesh and Bone Pilot!

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David Michôd, director of Australia’s global hit film Animal Kingdom has been signed to direct the pilot for Flesh and Bone, the ballet drama from former Breaking Bad co-executive producer/writer Moira Walley-Beckett.

The series – which has cast acclaimed dancer Sarah Hay in the lead role as a young ballet dancer with a distinctly troubled past, as she joins a prestigious ballet company in New York – begins filming in New York this spring.  Check out the press release after the jump. Michôd’s latest film, The Rover – starring Robert Pattinson and Guy Pearce – will be released later this summer.

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