Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk is based on 19-year-old Billy Lynn who is brought home for a victory tour after a harrowing Iraq battle. Through flashbacks the film shows what really happened to his squad – contrasting the realities of war with America’s perceptions.
Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk directed by Ang Lee and written by Simon Beaufoy and Jean-Christophe Castelli, based on the novel of the same name by Ben Fountain. The film stars Joe Alwyn, Garrett Hedlund,Kristen Stewart, Vin Diesel, Steve Martin, and Chris Tucker.
The film is scheduled to be released on November 11, 2016, by TriStar Pictures.