American Sniper Featurette - Taya Kyle, Clint Eastwood and the Actors

This American Sniper featurette features Taya Kyle, wife of Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle, reflecting on the movie. Clint Eastwood, Bradley Cooper and Sienna Miller are also featured. The screenwriter reveals that he turned in the American Sniper script just two days before he learned of Chris Kyle's death. Taya Kyle called him a week later and told him that if the movie was going to be made, they needed to do it right.

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Clint Eastwood directs Bradley Cooper in American Sniper, the story of Chris Kyle, the most lethal sniper in U.S. military history. The U.S. Navy SEAL is sent to Iraq to protect his brothers-in-arms, and his pinpoint accuracy saves countless lives, soon earning him the nickname "Legend." After serving four harrowing tours in Iraq, he returns home to find that he can't escape the war.

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