> I was just wondering if any of you took a moment to think about what this
> film was based off from. Those motion pictures were snippets of what
> actually happened in Nigeria.......I know because I was in Cameroon when
> it happened (Cameroon is the country Bruce Willis and his men where trying
> to get to)..... I witnessed those people run for their lives to seek
> refuge in my country......yes....Hans Zimmer is a great composer, and I am
> a huge fan.....but there is more to that movie and soundtrack than you all
> seem to know. Just a thought from an outsider...
No, a lot of that was actually in sierra leone... I know because I MYSELF was trying to leave freetown when the RUF came in. Especially that scene when that poor man running was shot by the rebel right next to him, and when that poor boy was beaten. That, was Sierra Leone.