McAdams stars alongside Tim Robbins and Michael Peña in this war drama. Skipping the conflict itself, the film picks up with the trio when they return home from a tour of duty, and unite for something of a road trip.
It skirts close to cliché at times, but it's good to see a tougher, ballsier side of McAdams, and the cast do have a winning rapport. It went the way of most contemporary war movies at the box office when it tanked though.
There's her boyfriend, killed in action, who she discovers wasn't all he claimed to be, and there's also a soupçon of chemistry between her and Peña.