Black Hawk Down is a 2001 American drama war film depicting the Battle of Mogadishu, a raid integral to the United States' effort to capture Somali warlord Mohamed Farrah Aidid. The film is based on the book of the same name by Mark Bowden, which chronicles the events of the battle. It was co-produced and directed by Ridley Scott, the director of Gladiator . The film features a large ensemble cast, including Josh Hartnett, Eric Bana, Ewan McGregor, Tom Sizemore, William Fichtner and Sam Shepard. The film won two Oscars for Best Film Editing and Best Sound at the 74th Academy Awards. The film...
|Release date:||December 18, 2001|
|Directed by:||Ridley Scott|
|Producer:||Jerry Bruckheimer, Ridley Scott|
|Music by:||Hans Zimmer|
|Screenplay by:||Ken Nolan|
|Adapted from:||Black Hawk Down|