The Man From U.N.C.L.E.
The Man From U.N.C.L.E. (2015)

Henry Cavill ("Man of Steel") stars as Napoleon Solo opposite Armie Hammer ("The Social Network") as Illya Kuryakin in director Guy Ritchie's "The Man from U.N.C.L.E.," a fresh take on the hugely popular… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: August 14, 2015
DVD Release Date: November 17, 2015
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Critic Score: 67% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: The Man from U.N.C.L.E. tries to distract from an unremarkable story with charismatic stars and fizzy set pieces, adding up to an uneven action thriller with just enough style to overcome its lack of substance.

Wesley Morris
Grantland

Exactly no one was asking for this. So it's a surprise to discover that the bar for this movie is low enough to conga under.

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James Berardinelli
ReelViews

This is one of those rare instances when a sequel wouldn't just be warranted - it would be welcomed.

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Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

Though the buddy cop aesthetic is old hat, Cavil and Hammer keep the film afloat...

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Anthony Lane
New Yorker

As for Cavill, let us just say that the line between phlegmatic suavity and downright dullness is rather more easily breached than the Berlin Wall.

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Adam Graham
Detroit News

While it looks good - Ritchie has always been a slick visual stylist - it's ultimately as passive as an old rerun.

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Max Weiss
Baltimore Magazine

I enjoyed The Man from U.N.C.L.E well enough, and I suspect you will, too.

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David Edelstein
New York Magazine/Vulture

It's breezy and elegant - so breezily elegant it can make you laugh out loud from frame to frame.

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Mara Reinstein
Us Weekly

There's still time this summer for another adaptation of a 1960s TV spy series. Generating the same amount of thrills, however, proves to be a true mission impossible.

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Mark Jackson
Epoch Times

It all ends up sounding a bit like The Matrix's Agent Smith doing Roger Moore doing James Bond.

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Flixster Audience Score: 73% Flixster User Reviews
Carlos Magalhães
In a year full of post-modern spy movies, it is so refreshing to see a delicious and stylish old-fashioned espionage film, not only technically sensational… More
Tony Gandía
Guy Ritchie puts his stylish stamp all over this adaptation of "The Man of U.N.C.L.E." but it fails to cover up the lack of an interesting plot.… More
Alice Shen
My goodness, Elizabeth Debicki must be made of Jell-O. She just slinks down to the ground so smoothly, I might as well kill myself. Anyhoo, Alicia Vikander is a… More
Jarrad Climpson
Based on the 1964 television series of the same name, Guy Ritchie's The Man from U.N.C.L.E pits Man of Steel's Henry Cavill and The Lone Ranger's… More
Christian C
Suave, stylish and entertaining. I hope there's more to come!
Drake Tsui
Fast, fun and full of beautiful people to look at. The Man from UNCLE is an action thriller that is all style over substance. Which isn't a bad thing… More