Able Danger
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A guy with an interest in news that slips past the major media outlets stumbles upon the biggest and most dangerous unreported story of the decade in this independent fusion of film noir and political thriller. Tom Flynn (Adam Nee) runs a leftist bookstore and coffee shop in New York, and in his spare time publishes a zine devoted to conspiracy theories relating to the September 11th terrorist attacks. Tom's writings lead him to a meeting with Kasia (Elina L÷wensohn), a beautiful woman from Eastern Europe who has learned more than is safe about the facts behind 9/11. Through Kasia, Tom… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 40%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Modeled on noir and executed on acid, Able Danger is a paranoid fantasy of geek superheroics that lunges desperately for political relevance."
‑ Jeannette Catsoulis, New York Times
"Paul Krik's stylish, darkly comic conspiracy thriller takes its title from a classified military program alleged to have identified four 9/11 hijackers prior to the terrorist attacks, and borrows its gleaming B&W look from The Maltese Falcon."
‑ Ken Fox, TV Guide's Movie Guide
"Able Danger's various generic elements and ambitions, while successful on their own, resist melding into a successful pastiche."
‑ Michelle Orange, Village Voice
"Director Paul Krik would prefer if we all compared his feature-length debut to the practically minimalist The Parallax View, but Able Danger is really a hipster version of Soderbergh's inane The Good German."
‑ Ed Gonzalez, Slant Magazine
"More than just a self-referential lark, Able Danger tells a smart, inventive story."
‑ David Cornelius,
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