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The Messenger

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7.1/10
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77/100
Drama Independent 
Rated: 18+ (R)20091h 53mOn: Free Services Prime Video Hulu 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 Hoopla, and 11 others. It's a drama and independent movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.1 (33,672 votes) and was very well received by critics.

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Available to watch free online (Tubi, Plex, PopcornFlix & 1 other).

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Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video, Hulu, Hoopla & 2 others).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).

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#2,564 Ranked Movie

#24 Ranked in Independent Movies

#39 Ranked in Movies on Sundance Now

#192 Ranked in Military Movies

The Messenger has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.1 (33,672 votes) and was very well received by critics. The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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