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13 Hours is a movie based on the book, 13 Hours, written by Mitchell Zuckoff. The film is a nonfictional war movie that was directed and co-produced by Michael Bay and written by ChuckHogan. Dion Beebe is the director of photography.

The film follows and gives the accounts of six members of a security team who fight to protect and guard the American compound in Benghazi after a series of terrorist attacks on September 11, 2012. 13 Hours shows the point of view from three of the men on the ground who fought back during this Battle to defend the US State Department and a nearby Annex in Benghazi, Libya.

These men, along with others, fought to hold off the attackers and protect the Americans stationed there. Those men went beyond the call of duty, to prevent a tragedy that could have been much larger. This is their personal account of what happened during the thirteen hours of that now- well-known attack.
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There are a few glitches here and there, but aside from those disapprovals, this film had a surprisingly good script and great action sequences.

Despite all of Bay’s accomplishments, many critics hold his film to low esteem. Many feel this movie in particular was too long, but they also state that it is just Michael Bay's film and shooting style. His films use very technical visuals, special effects and include numerous explosions, which make them unmistakable. 13 Hours is an excellent Michael Bay movie for all these reasons, but still a Michael Bay movie, nothing else, meaning that it is an action film.

Michael Bay wanted this film to show the terrorist attack by Israel militants at the American compound in Benghazi, Libya that lasted for 13 hours, on September 11, 2012. Bay’s film is a story from the point of view of the compound's guards, and does not report any of the political debate surrounding the
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