Snowden

7.4

Snowden

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Melissa Leo

Laura Poitras

Zachary Quinto

Glenn Greenwald

Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Edward Snowden

Jaymes Butler

Drill Sergeant

Storyline

SNOWDEN stars Joseph Gordon-Levitt and is written and directed by Oliver Stone. The script is based on the books The Snowden Files: The Inside Story of the World's Most Wanted Man by Luke Harding and Time of the Octopus by Anatoly Kucherena.


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ilovemoviestoo

Karma39791

Grade

B+

A Less engrossing Film than the Documentary28 December 2016

It certainly does not beat watching Citizenfour and seeing it all play out as it happened, so it's fairly unnecessary, although Gordon-Levitt fits the role better than I expected. It is not without its moments of clarity even if it does lack the bite of the actual documentary, and it is sometimes... more

aandcbolt

Karma130478

Grade

A+

great film28 December 2016

A Truly Excellent Film With Surprises -- A Must See

Jacksparrow

Karma3102200

Grade

C+

Exellent movie22 December 2016

Very much of its time like the movies of the seventies and early eighties about respective events, actually enraging and will hold the test of time, hopefully lol and thumbs up all review's.

MrBigglesworth

Karma22266

Grade

B+

SNOWDEN IS A SOLID, YET UNREMARKABLE, PORTRAYAL OF AN INTRIGUING INCIDENT16 December 2016

Snowden is based on the true story of Edward Snowden (Joseph Gordon-Levitt), an employee of the CIA and NSA who in 2013 leaked classified information about the organizations’ morally ambiguous intelligence tactics to the press.

One day, Snowden makes the sobering realization that the United... more

Fawky

Karma67237

Grade

C+

A capably delivered thriller that’s as powerful as it is pertinent.08 December 2016

Aided by a dialled-down Gordon-Levitt, Stone skilfully demystifies one of the Obama era’s most compelling stories. It’s a welcome return to form for a cinematic sleeping giant.

Unable to post full review due to "Too short/too long comments are not allowed on the website as a measure aiming to... more

rooster

Karma148560

Grade

C+

Hey Dave29 November 2016

Thumbs up.

Dave

Karma154070

Grade

A+

Thanks29 November 2016

Might actually check this out! Thanks for the comments

Bic

Karma42691

Grade

B+

Things that make you go Hmm24 November 2016

So this movie is essentially part conspiracy thriller, part relationship drama, and to a certain extent, part cerebral. Overall, I found it to be a riveting film that keeps you engaged and more importantly gets you thinking, which is typical of Oliver Stone's movies. Does the film slants toward... more

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