Edge of Tomorrow -- The Perfect Parable for Luke 9:23?

This might be hard to believe to some folks, but it's my contention that the filmmakers behind the movie Edge of Tomorrow (#EdgeOfTomorrow, #LiveDieRepeat) unknowingly created the perfect parable to illustrate Luke 9:23, in which Jesus says:

"Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross daily and follow me."

My full review of the film at Rocking God's House will explain why: