Feb 21, 2009 · Directed by Ross Katz. With Kevin Bacon, Tom Aldredge, Nicholas Art, Blanche Baker. Based on real-life events, Lt. Col. Michael Strobl, a volunteer military escort officer, accompanies the body of 19-year-old Marine Chance Phelps back to his hometown of Dubois, Wyoming.7.4/10(12.4K). "Taking Chance" is the name of the movie in which Kevin Bacon's military character escorted a deceased soldier to his family's home.
Taking Chance is a 2009 American historical drama television film directed by Ross Katz.It is based upon the experiences of Marine Colonel Michael Strobl (played by Kevin Bacon), who escorted the body of a fallen Marine, PFC Chance Phelps (posthumously promoted to lance corporal), back to his hometown from the Iraq War.. The film was selected for showing at the 2009 Sundance Film Festival and Directed by: Ross Katz. Taking Chance is an incredible picture starring Kevin Bacon that tells the true story of Lieutenant Colonel Michael Strobl who volunteered to escort the remains of Chance Phelps, a Marine killed 57%.
Dec 05, 2016 · I have seen Kevin Bacon in a lot of good movies before but I think that this is the best part he has ever played--he was so perfect and believable in it--I could really feel his heart in the part that he played. This movie was out of my norm because I usually pick movies that make me laugh--comedies, but I am glad that I watched this one tonight.4.8/5(6K). Taking Chance (TV Movie 2009) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more.