Loosely based on Stephen Hunter's Point of Impact
, Antoine Fuqua's taut thriller harks back to the paranoid heyday of THE PARALLAX VIEW (1974) and THREE DAYS OF THE CONDOR (1975).
Top-notch Marine sniper Bob Lee Swagger (Mark Wahlberg) retired from military service and the world after a covert mission in Ethiopia went very wrong, killing Swagger's spotter (Lane Garrison, Prison Break's Tweener) and stranding Swagger behind enemy lines to die. Swagger came back with his patriotic ideals in tatters and retreated to an isolated mountain cabin and the company of a good ol' mutt named Sam. But skills like Swagger's are in short supply, ...