Eagle Eye
Eagle Eye (2008)

Shia LaBeouf and Michelle Monaghan star in Disturbia director D.J. Caruso's race-against-time thriller concerning two strangers thrust together by a mysterious telephone call, and their frantic efforts to discover why they have… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: December 27, 2008
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26%
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62%



Critic Score: 26% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Eagle Eye is a preposterously plotted thriller that borrows heavily from other superior films.

Christine Champ
Film.com

A warning about the threat in our own backyard -- but as often is the case with Hollywood blockbusters, the warning comes across more like fear-mongering than constructive social criticism. Personally, I prefer my cinema sans mongering.

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Calvin Wilson
St. Louis Post-Dispatch

What's galling about Eagle Eye is that it could easily have been an entertaining film without constantly yielding to the impulse to blow stuff up.

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Simon Miraudo
Quickflix

In Eagle Eye, we're meant to fear our GPS.

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Ben Mankiewicz
At the Movies

It's going to make you want to take the batteries out of your cell phone.

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Joshua Rothkopf
Time Out New York

To call Eagle Eye derivative is an understatement; the greater sin is how snoozy this Spielberg-produced anxiety drama feels, even with all sorts of objects flying toward your head.

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Ben Rawson-Jones
Digital Spy

As the film drags on, there are several nauseatingly dogmatic moments that make you feel like you're trapped in some kind of uber-liberal rally.

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Ben Lyons
At the Movies

An intelligent nail biter.

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Peter Travers
Rolling Stone

Did everyone involved in this botched thriller OD on speed?

Joshua Starnes
ComingSoon.net

Eagle Eye isn't awful, just trite ... it suffers from the same problem most high concept films have; it's all smoke, but no fire.

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Flixster Audience Score: 62% Flixster User Reviews
Matt Goodman
Seriously great. I loved the action and the mystery and everything.
Steven Carrier
"Eagle Eye" is the type of film where calling it 'action packed' is not a good thing. Films like this: where it's non-stop action, lots… More
Jim Careter
Very dumb, it was cliche, predictable. And chase scenes were boring. The plot was so easy to tell what happens next, and when is Shia Labeof actually gonna be… More
Richard C
Really stupid and impossible. Way over the top. This also has a pretty bad and completely implausable ending. It is entertaining at parts though. It was okay.… More
KJ Proulx
A very well crafted thriller! It is most definitely not the best thriller I have ever seen, but as a film that literally came out of nowhere and just wanted to… More
Emile Tremblay
Decent Shia Laboeuf. Nothing reinvented in this. Some good scenes are spoiled by some other awful moments.

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