Eye in the SkyComplications arise when a lieutenant general (Alan Rickman) and a colonel (Helen Mirren) order a drone missile strike to take out a group of terrorists in Nairobi, Kenya but a girl enters the kill zone triggering an international dispute.
Actors of "Eye in the Sky"
Characters of "Eye in the Sky"
Directors of "Eye in the Sky"Gavin HoodBirthdate: 12 May 1963, Johannesburg, South Africa
Creators of "Eye in the Sky"Guy HibbertBirthdate: 27 July 1950, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, UK
Critic Reviews of "Eye in the Sky"Associated PressApril 27, 2016
It's a lean, Lumet-like thriller that puts the moral calculus of drone warfare in its crosshairs.Philadelphia InquirerMarch 27, 2016
Eye in the Sky is disturbing, but it's also balanced and ambivalent about what is right.ReelViewsMarch 27, 2016
Eye in the Sky is compelling, offering the best elements of a drama and a thriller.Globe and MailMarch 25, 2016
The military and covert war-wagers are getting better and better at killing from farther and farther away, and filmmakers seem to be getting better and better in the drone-warfare genre.Detroit NewsMarch 25, 2016
Hood keeps the action tense throughout this nail-biter, which unfolds like a taut stage play. It offers no easy answers, only difficult questions about following orders and the cost of war.Toronto SunMarch 24, 2016
Watching battle organized at arm's length is a strange and surreal experience, steeped in dread. When Eye in the Sky eventually touches down to put a viewer right into the centre of the action, emotionally speaking, it's a jarring transition.Film Ireland MagazineJanuary 03, 2017
Mirren and Rickman bring real authority to the proceedings, while Jeremy Northam is effective as a conflicted cabinet minister.MetroActiveDecember 31, 2016
Hood shows us the war on terror as a literal world war, being strategized everywhere from the dust to the heavens.Financial TimesDecember 27, 2016
Director Gavin Hood works the tension and the moral uncertainty to good effect but at times the film feels schematic and too much like revision.Sunday Times (UK)December 18, 2016
A gripping war thriller.Movie HabitDecember 12, 2016
Taut and chastening, Eye in The Sky leaves you saddened and shaken.National Newspaper Publishers AssociationNovember 08, 2016
It's hard to watch the film and not vacillate between wanting them to act, and wanting them to stand down.
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