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The Messenger

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7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo89%
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Rated: 18+ (R)20091h 53mOn: Prime Video Hulu Fandor Tags: Military War Country: America

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.The Messenger featuring Ben Foster and Woody Harrelson is streaming with subscription on Prime Video, streaming with subscription on Hulu, streaming with subscription on Fandor (Via Prime Video), and 7 others. It's a drama and history movie with a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 89% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.1 (32,855 votes).

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#2,379 Ranked Movie

#28 Ranked in Movies on Sundance Now

#55 Ranked in Independent Movies

#180 Ranked in Military Movies

The Messenger has a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 89% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.1 (32,855 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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