Released Thursday, the clip features newcomer Joe Alwyn as 19-year-old Billy, as he is being honored during a football halftime show along with Bravo Squad for their efforts during an intense battle with Iraqi forces. As the celebration commences, flashbacks depict Billy's journey from new recruit to battle-hardened solider.
"Through flashbacks, culminating at the spectacular halftime show of the Thanksgiving Day football game, the film reveals what really happened to the squad “ contrasting the realities of the war with America's perceptions," reads the film's official synopsis.
"Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk" marks Ang Lee's first film since helming the Oscar-winning "Life of Pi" from 2012. According to Deadline, Lee shot the film at 120 frames per second, up from the standard 24 frames to create a more immersive viewing experience.
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