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July 30, 2013 Preposterous but still thoroughly involving, this tense, kinetic, ingenious thriller is the thinking fan's action movie.Read in Source
August 13, 2014 Directed by Wolfgang Petersen, In the Line of Fire builds a palpable tension between the Eastwood and Malkovich characters.Read in Source
July 30, 2013 Eerie assassin and protector are perfectly balanced in this classy entertainment.Read in Source
July 30, 2013 Director Wolfgang Petersen moves the story along, but his real job is to simply stay out of the way of his two racehorse lead actors. And he does.Read in Source
July 30, 2013 Between them, director Petersen and screenwriter Jeff Maguire do a memorable job developing their characters in this story of personal and professional redemption.Read in Source
July 30, 2013 Despite the presence of all these action-flick cliches, In the Line of Fire works. Sure, it's no more than a formula movie, but it's an effective formula movie.Read in Source
July 30, 2013 It just builds, relationship by relationship, detail by detail, clever stroke by clever stroke, taking you in and making you its own. It ought to wear a sign: Danger. Professionals At Work.Read in Source
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July 30, 2013 Every part of this film trades so heavily on Eastwood's presence that it is impossible to imagine it with anyone else in the starring role.Read in Source
July 30, 2013 Petersen directs his film in a straightforward, workmanlike fashion-few surprises here -- and, curiously, for most of the film is better at establishing a kind of amiability than a hard tension.Read in Source
July 30, 2013 The movie has a clear, simple thriller logic that's far more satisfying than the static variations-on-a-massacre construction of Eastwood's Dirty Harry pictures and spaghetti Westerns.Read in Source
July 30, 2013 What separates In The Line Of Fire from the rest of the bog-standard good-guy/bad-guy set-up is the clear implication throughout that these two sworn enemies have more in common than they may think.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
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