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Rated R · 102 minutes · 2016

Drama, Thriller, War
Strong cast, weak writing in director Gavin Hood’s drone warfare drama. Helen Mirren stars as a war hawk British Army colonel, with the late Alan Rickman as a vacillating general, backed up by US drone button-pusher Aaron Paul and a target-spotting Kenyan spy played by Barkhad Abdi from Captain Phillips — all trying to engineer an air strike on suspected terrorists in Nairobi. Together, they’re less dramatically effective than the figure of Alia (Aisha Takow), a nine-year-old Kenyan girl who unwittingly makes herself the focus of possible collateral damage by selling bread outside the target house. Not really much of a nail-biter, unless we count the nails of screenwriter Guy Hibbert. Also with Jeremy Northam and Iain Glen (104 min.).
Official Site: www.bleeckerstreetmedia.com/eyeinthesky
Director: Gavin Hood
Producer: Ged Doherty, Colin Firth, David Lancaster, Xavier Marchand, Benedict Carver, Anne Sheehan, Claudia Bluemhuber, Guy Hibbert and Stephen Wright
Cast: Helen Mirren, Aaron Paul, Alan Rickman, Barkhad Abdi, Iain Glen, Richard McCabe, Jeremy Northam, Phoebe Fox, Carl Beukes, Kim Engelbrecht, Aisha Takow and Lex King

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