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Eye in the Sky

Director: Gavin Hood; Starring: Helen Mirren, Aaron Paul, Alan Rickman;
Genre: Drama. Thriller. War;
Age: +18;
Time: 102min

Eye in the Sky stars Helen Mirren as Colonel Katherine Powell, a UK-based military officer in command of a top secret drone operation to capture terrorists in Kenya. Through remote surveillance and on-the-ground intel, Powell discovers the targets are planning a suicide bombing and the mission escalates from “capture” to “kill.” But as American pilot Steve Watts (Aaron Paul) is about to engage, a nine-year old girl enters the kill zone triggering an international dispute, reaching the highest levels of US and British government.