“American Sniper” thrives in book and film 1

“American Sniper” is directed and produced by Clint Eastwood and stars Bradley Cooper in a controversial war film adaptation of the book by the same name by Chris Kyle.  (photo courtesy of teaser-trailer.com)

“American Sniper” is directed and produced by Clint Eastwood and stars Bradley Cooper in
a controversial war film adaptation of the book by the same name by Chris Kyle. (photo courtesy of teaser-trailer.com)

By Tim Kelleher1851 Staff

“American Sniper,” a memoir by Chris Kyle reflecting on his military career, and the film adaptation, directed and produced by Clint Eastwood, starring Bradley Cooper, chronicles everything from joining the military to being in firefights to returning back to civilian life. More…