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Introduction: Andrew Niccol shows his ambition with this look at the US Air force’s use of weaponised drones against terrorism in Good Kill. Florence Walker… 687 more words


Good Kill

Drones are a hot topic at this point in time, so it’s hardly surprising that they are making their way onto the big screen.   702 more words


"Good Kill" and contemporary drone warfare

Image source: Screenshot from the film Good Kill

On 10 April Good Kill, Andrew Niccol’s latest film, has been released in the UK. The film is the story of Major Thomas Egan (Ethan Hawke), a drone operator, that from the comfort of an armchair goes to war. 93 more words

Film Review: Good Kill (2014)

Director: Andrew Niccol

Writer: Andrew Niccol

Stars:  Ethan Hawke, January Jones, Bruce Greenwood, Zoë Kravitz

Far from perfect, but an important entry into the post-9/11 war movie conversation. 1,031 more words

Good Kill

Starring Ethan Hawke, Zoë Kravitz and January Jones.
Written and Directed by Andrew Niccol

Synopsis: A Las Vegas-based fighter pilot turned drone pilot fights the Taliban by remote control for 12 hours a day, then goes home to the suburbs and feuds with his wife and kids for the other 12.

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Cinema Review - Good Kill

Experienced wartime pilot Tom Egan (Ethan Hawke) begins to question his reasons for doing his job, when his job evolves into that of a drone pilot. 342 more words


Is it stealing if it's already stolen?

1,000 Cillian Murphy Movies

In Time 2011

The Justin Timberlake, Amanda Seyfried, Olivia Wilde, Cillian Murphy movie In Time is a fun science fiction popcorn flick that strives to spotlight a deeper message about uneven wealth distribution and the powerful few that run our country. 288 more words