(FX Hd, astro Ch 726, 11pm) a platoon of uS soldiers is deployed to what is considered one of the most dangerous postings in the country’s military history, the Korengal Valley in north-eastern afghanistan. this 2010 featurelength documentary brings to light the remote 15-man outpost called restrepo, named so after a platoon medic who was killed in action. the deployment is meant to clear the valley of armed insurgents while also building trust and support with the locals.
(astro Ch 728, 6.30pm) would obviously only consider having an equally rich son-in-law. So ashok plots to deceive his way through, first by getting his good friend Vasu to masquerade as his “affluent father”. the film reportedly became a blockbuster hit of its time. fears. a riveting and emotional tale of loss, hope, loyalty and duty to one’s country, SavingPrivate ryan may have been aired several times previously, but it’s one of the better-produced war films, so there’s no reason why you cannot revisit it if you have nothing up this Saturday night.