Thought-provoking war drama starring Ryan Phillippe. Sgt. Brandon King (Phillippe) has just returned to his hometown in Texas after serving in Iraq. With the support of his family and best friend, Steve Shriver (Channing Tatum), Brandon tries to settle back into normal life. However, his world is turned upside down when the Army orders him back to duty in Iraq. Suddenly thrust back into active service, the disillusioned war veteran begins to question not only his ties to family and friends, but also his capacity for love and sense of honour.