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Taking Chance full movie is released on Feb 21, 2009. Watch Taking Chance online - the English Drama movie from United States. Taking Chance is directed by Ross Katz and created by Michael Strobl with Kevin Bacon and Tom Aldredge. Taking Chance is available online on HBO Max and HBO Max Amazon Channel.

In April, 2004, casualties mount in Iraq. At Quantico, choices focus on increasing troop strength or only replacing casualties. Lt. Col. Michael Strobl crunches numbers. Stung by his superior's rejection of his recommendation because he lacks recent combat experience, Strobl volunteers for escort duty, accompanying the remains Pfc. Chance Phelps, killed at 19. From Dover to Philadelphia by hearse, from there to Minneapolis and on to Billings by plane, and then by car to Phelps' Wyoming home - person after person pays respects. Kind words, small gifts, and gratitude are given Strobl to deliver to the family on this soul-searching journey. What are his own discoveries?

As know as:

護送錢斯, El regreso de un soldado, En soldats sista resa, A lélek útja, A Última Escolta

Release Date (Streaming):

May 12, 2009


United States



Production Companies:

HBO Films, Motion Picture Corporation of America (MPCA), Civil Dawn Pictures


Tom Shales
Washington Post
Taking Chance gives us all the opportunity to render honor.
by rottentomatoes, Oct 16, 2017
Brian Holcomb
Slant Magazine
Lazy filmmaking that fails to engage anyone who doesn't have a personal connection to the story. It's so well-meaning that it ultimately means nothing much at all.
by rottentomatoes, Feb 15, 2009

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