Michelle Obama Praises 'American Sniper' at Got Your 6 Event

January 31, 2015 3:30 AM

18 0

Michelle Obama is a fan of "". On Friday, January 30, the First Lady attended a panel at Got Your 6 event which helps expand understanding regarding military veterans through pop culture. At the event, which was also attended by , the First Lady urges people in the entertainment industry to "change the conversation about our veterans and military families," before offering praise to the -directed war movie.

"Just look at the latest box office numbers. The number-one movie in America right now is a complex, emotional depiction of a veteran and his family. And I had a chance to see 'American Sniper' this week on that long flight we took," she said, referring to the recent flight to Saudi Arabia, and prom...

Read more

To category page