Johnny Rico

I've been a film buff all my life. Although I enjoy all types of films, I've always been especially fond of war and action films. I've always taken cinema seriously, whether its critiquing and reviewing films, excitedly looking to the horizon for the future release schedule, or simply following the careers of my favorite directors and actors.

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I've had two books published by Random House, including a war memoir detailing my time as an infantry soldier in Afghanistan entitled, Blood Makes the Grass Grow Green. I regularly write for a popular men's magazine regarding military related issues, but I've also written for GQ, Salon, and many others on issues related to the military and our wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. 

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