The Hornet's Nest

Opening Date:

May 9, 2014


Mike Boettcher, Carlos Boettcher, Kalen M. Waite


David Salzberg, Christian Tureaud



Run Time:

1 hr. 33 min.

MPAA Rating:

R for some western violence


Armed only with their cameras, Peabody and Emmy Award-Winning conflict Journalist Mike Boettcher, and his son, Carlos, provide unprecedented access into the longest war in U.S. history. Mike and Carlos are embedded with U.S. Forces fighting on the front lines in Afghanistan, amidst the constant threat of the Taliban. Their journey, "The Hornet's Nest', unfolds a true story of survival not only for the soldiers but for a father and son who seek to rekindle their relationship under the most harrowing of circumstances.