An American soldier questions his government’s reasons for going to war and embarks on a desperate race to confirm his darkest suspicions in Green Zone
, director Paul Greengrass’ frantic Iraq War action thriller. Gripping in its early scenes and involving as the increasingly skeptical soldier stumbles across evidence of a massive cover-up, the film falters only during the insufferably jarring climax, when Greengrass’ trademark handheld camerawork becomes so disorienting that it goes beyond conveying the chaos of warfare and devolves into a tiresome, unintelligible eyesore.
Baghdad, Iraq: 2003. Chief Warrant Officer Roy Miller (Matt Damon) and his men...