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Oscar Nominated Movie ‘Hacksaw Ridge’ Becomes U.S iTunes #1

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Oscar Nominated Movie ‘Hacksaw Ridge’ Becomes U.S iTunes #1

Despite not being available to rent until February 21, six-times Oscar nominated film Hacksaw Ridge has risen to the top of the U.S iTunes movie chart – this week.

Based on the extraordinary true story of Desmond Doss -who, in Okinawa during the bloodiest battle of WWII, saved 75 men without firing or carrying a gun- Doss was considered the only American soldier in WWII to fight on the front lines without a weapon, as he believed that while the war was justified, killing was nevertheless wrong.

As an army medic, he single-handedly evacuated the wounded from behind enemy lines, braved fire while tending to soldiers and was wounded by a grenade and hit by snipers. Doss was the first conscientious objector awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor.

Starring Andrew Garfield, alongside Sam Worthington, Luke Bracey and Teresa Palmer -and featuring on-screen direction by the Academy Award winning, Mel GibsonHacksaw Ridge is available to own today for $14.99 HD.

Currently ranking at #1 on the iTunes U.S Movie Chart, the film is tailed by recent family-favourite: Trolls, and the “mesmerising” sci-fi rollercoaster that is: The Arrival.

Get it on Amazon: Hacksaw Ridge (£9.99)

In an attempt to merge the worlds of music, design and journalism, Arron is perhaps best known for founding online news brand: RazorianFly; a hobby which grew to attract a monthly audience of 120K.





Today he can be found designing and writing for RAZMAG.com whilst also managing #THEHOTLIST - a weekly updating playlist of the hottest new artists, now streaming on Apple Music.





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Perhaps best known for founding online news brand RazorianFly, Cheshire digital creative Arron Hirst lives for discovering new artists.
Experimenting in alt-synth vibes through his own side project - STARRHINO, today his focus is rooted in the user's experience.





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