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December 15, 2014

On Set With American Sniper The Movie

I know everyone is excited to see Clint Eastwood’s upcoming film, American Sniper, based on the life of my former SEAL TEAM 3 teammate Chris Kyle.

I can tell you that it’s going to be great movie and takes a look at the complications of being a sniper on and off the battlefield. Eastwood, Cooper and Warner Brothers did a fantastic job with this one.

The last photo is of my teammate and friend Elliot Miller who was severely injured in combat operations in Iraq. Elliot is a fighter, and it was great to see Clint and the boys go out of their way to spend some time with him. Special thanks to Scott McEwen for sharing a few of his photos. Be sure to check out Scott’s work on his Facebook.


American Sniper, The Movie
American Sniper, The Movie
On Set With American Sniper The Movie

If you’re interested in more about Navy SEAL Snipers, and SEAL sniper school, check out these three books:

The Red Circle, by Brandon Webb

Modern American Snipers, by Chris Martin

Target America, by Scott McEwen


About the Author

is a former U.S. Navy SEAL with combat deployments to Afghanistan, and Iraq. During his last tour he served as the west coast sniper Course Manager at the Naval Special Warfare Center. He is CEO of Force12 Media , a SOFREP contributing editor, and a New York Times best selling author (The Red Circle & Benghazi: The Definitive Report). Follow Brandon on Facebook, Twitter or his website.

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  • Recon6

    ColonelProp  LOL, recall those nights, and a trunk full of idiots with a couple of girls up front as decoys, good times bro....6

  • ColonelProp

    Hehe 6... 5x5 here.... Or a pickup truck full of lunatics on $5 car night!!!!!

  • ColonelProp

    Oh heck....that makes much more sense....a smoking section.....yes we had those! Just another great bit of daily life from Rhodesia that we can not get here in the states...thanks for sharing that YP... The notes on the moviegoers....priceless

  • LawyerHandle

    I'll also say in that second trailer it is almost creepy how much Bradley Cooper sounds just like CK- and looks like him a bit too, though not as big.

  • LawyerHandle

    Thank you. That link was dead but I found it on YouTube