Movie Review: Eye in the Sky confronts morality of modern warfare
Carrie Gershon and Aaron Paul star in a scene from the movie Eye in the Sky. Photo: CNS/Bleecker Street
By Kurt Jensen
The suspenseful military drama Eye in the Sky (Bleecker Street) examines a sprawling topic, the war on terrorism, by focusing on the consequences a single drone operation may have on an individual life.
This is the best adult morality story on the screen since 2015’s 99 Homes and The Big Short examined the damage hucksters could inflict with free-flowing home mortgage money.
Strategic decisions are easy, because the technology here works fine – too perfectly, in fact. Political choices are complicated. But