A BOX OFFICE COMPARISON
The movie Act of Valor, which debuted in late February and has picked up $58.7 million in ticket sales as of 16 March, has been a box office hit. This film, which lacked A-list stars and featured Navy SEALs as the actors, was centered on a War on Terror theme and portrayed American troops as heroes.
To put this film’s success into perspective, here are the box office figures for a number of films that had Hollywood
A-listers that took a less-supportive view of the War on Terror:
Green Zone (starring Matt Damon): $35.05 million