Walk on Water
Walk on Water (2005)

An Israeli agent with a license to kill is thrown off his game by two people who challenge his deeply held assumptions in this drama. Eyal (Lior Ashkenazi) is an agent with Mossad, the Israeli intelligence and security force. A man capable… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: March 4, 2005
DVD Release Date: August 30, 2005
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Critic Score: 72% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Politically complex and ambitious, Walk on Water delivers a memorable story of guilt, revenge, and human connectivity.

Roger Moore
Orlando Sentinel

Terrific Israeli drama.

Jeff Strickler
Minneapolis Star Tribune

This movie already has enough topics on the table. As a result, none gets the attention it deserves.

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Prairie Miller
Long Island Press

The negotiation of each character's burdensome collective history as they try to figure out how to proceed into a more rational future, makes for engaging and articulate multinational storytelling.

Marta Barber
Miami Herald

The film deals with many serious issues, some of them only superficially, but Fox places them all in the context of the growing friendship between the two opposites.

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Tom Long
Detroit News

If there are no simple solutions offered to calm Israel's troubles, there is still hope in this fine portrait of a country torn too many ways.

Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall

Israeli filmmaker Fox and his cast create vivid, recognisable characters who dare to grapple with untouchable topics.

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Kerry Lengel
Arizona Republic

Affecting performances by the cast place those abstract issues firmly in the human world.

Michael O'Sullivan
Washington Post

Fox's film seems to say that the kind of saintly purity that would enable one to walk on water -- or to kill with impunity and without repercussions -- doesn't exist.

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Tony Medley

An entertaining, sensitive thriller highlighted by Lior Ashkenazi, a babe magnet if there ever was one, that only falls apart with its simplistic, feel-good climax.

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Flixster Audience Score: 87% Flixster User Reviews
Cynthia S.
Beautiful scenery. Great story. Well done foreign film.
John Ballantine
A great thriller and Nazi pursuit...perhaps the best crafted thus far.
jay nixon
Interesting premise, well executed, excellent performances.
Walter M.
[font=Century Gothic]"Walk on Water" starts with a macho Israeli government assassin, Eyal(Lior Ashkenazi), returning after the completion of a… More