Able Danger
Able Danger (2008)

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… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: January 23, 2008
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Critic Score: 40% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Jeannette Catsoulis
New York Times

Modeled on noir and executed on acid, Able Danger is a paranoid fantasy of geek superheroics that lunges desperately for political relevance.

Ken Fox
TV Guide

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.

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Michelle Orange
Village Voice

Able Danger's various generic elements and ambitions, while successful on their own, resist melding into a successful pastiche.

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Ed Gonzalez
Slant Magazine

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.

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David Cornelius

More than just a self-referential lark, Able Danger tells a smart, inventive story.

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Dean McKenna
Strange and sometimes dull story of the indie thriller film with unknown actors & actresses.