The Yellow Birds

The Yellow Birds (2017)

There Are Moments That Test Us And Choices That Define Us

  • Genre: War, Drama
  • Release Date: 2017-01-21
  • User Rating: 5.8/10 from 78 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 36min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Cinelou Films
  • Production Country: United States of America
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Two young soldiers, Bartle and Murph, navigate the terrors of the Iraq war under the command of the older, troubled Sergeant Sterling. All the while, Bartle is tortured by a promise he made to Murph's mother before their deployment.

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  • Tye Sheridan

    as Daniel Murphy
  • Alden Ehrenreich

    as Brandon Bartle
  • Jennifer Aniston

    as Maureen Murphy
  • Jack Huston

    as Sergeant Sterling
  • Jason Patric

    as Captain Anderson
  • Toni Collette

    as Amy Bartle
  • Lee Tergesen

    as Jim Murphy
  • Aylin Tezel

    as Claudia
  • Olivia Crocicchia

    as Tess
  • Carrie Wampler

    as Jenny Smith
  • Rhoda Griffis

    as Sheryl
Production Jeffrey Sharp Producer
Production Jennifer Aniston Executive Producer
Costume & Make-Up Ann Roth Costume Design
Art Annie Beauchamp Production Design
Production Mark Canton Producer
Production Courtney Solomon Producer
Editing Joe Klotz Editor
Camera Daniel Landin Director of Photography
Writing David Lowery Screenplay
Directing Alexandre Moors Director
Writing R.F.I. Porto Screenplay
Costume & Make-Up Donna Maloney Costume Design
Sound Laura Katz Music Supervisor
Writing Kevin Powers Novel
Sound Adam Wiltzie Original Music Composer