“A Journal for Jordan” is a film based on a real-life story directed by Denzel Washington. The story is about First Sergeant Charles Monroe King, a soldier who was deployed to Iraq.
While stationed there, King keeps a journal for his infant son. The movie is the fourth film directed by Washington. The film is based on the book of the same name, written by New York Times editor Dana Canedy. Washington said he chose the film because of Canedy.
“Her bravery, her strength, their story, their love — I was just glad to be a part of it,” he said.
Canedy said she agreed to have her
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