Released Date
December 4, 2009
Distributor
Lionsgate
Genre
Thriller
Rating
R
Budget
$26,000,000
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$28,544,157 + $14,930,421 = $43,474,578
22

Bailee Madison

as Isabelle Cahill

40

Natalie Portman

as Grace Cahill

40

Jake Gyllenhaal

as Tommy Cahill

46

Tobey Maguire

as Capt. Sam Cahill

36

Carey Mulligan

as Cassie Willis

37

Patrick Flueger

as Pvt. Joe Willis

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Sam Shepard

as Hank Cahill

62

Mare Winningham

as Elsie Cahill

53

Navid Negahban

as Murad

42

Omid Abtahi

as Yusuf

41

Jenny Wade

as Tina

About Brothers

While on tour in Afghanistan, Sam's copter is shot down and he is presumed dead. Back home, it is his screw-up brother who looks after the family. Sam does return, but with a lot of excess baggage.

About

Sam is, presumably, shot down dead while serving in Afghanistan, so his brother, Tommy vows to take care of his wife and his children. 

Trivia

The film was nominated for two Golden Globes. The movie grossed over $43 million worldwide.