The new film “Megan Leavey” will be released on June 9th, 2017. Before you launch into the movies without knowing a thing about them, learn about this particular plot, and discover why its such a promising movie. The Basic facts you need to know about the movie:
- Directed by is Gabriela Cowperthwaite
- Written by Pamela Gray and help of Annie Mumolo
- The film is based on a real life event about a young female Marine and a dog named Rex.
- The actors are Kate Mara, Edie Falco, Common, Ramón Rodriguez and Tom Felton.
The film is based on real-life events, of a young marine woman who had an excellent relationship with her military combat dog Rex during their deployment in Iraq. The former US Marine served two deployments with her faithful combat dog. Both were first sent to Fallujah in 2005 later Ramadi in 2006 event in which both were wounded by an explosive device. Leavy a girl born and grown up in Valley Cottage in New York was awarded a Purple Heart and the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal for her denoting “V” heroism in war.
Rex developed in 2012 facial palsy, Marine Leavy later adopted the dog who ended up his days on December 22, 2013. Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Megan_Leavey_(film).