Eye in the Sky Movie

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Who's Involved:

Guy Hibbert, Phoebe Fox, Ged Doherty, Aaron Paul, Colin Firth, Helen Mirren, Barkhad Abdi, Alan Rickman, Gavin Hood, David Lancaster, Iain Glen, Kim Engelbrecht

Release Date:

Friday, March 11, 2016 (Limited)


Runtime: N/A
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

Helen Mirren stars as Colonel Katherine Powell, a UK-based military officer, who is remotely commanding a top secret drone operation to capture terrorists in Kenya. The missions quickly escalates when news of a deadly suicide mission spreads and American pilot Steve Watts (Aaron Paul) is conflicted when a nine-year old girl walks into the kill zone. With a civilian life at stake and the clock ticking to stop the terrorist attack, EYE IN THE SKY explores the murky landscape of modern warfare and human morality in our present-day fight against terror.

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Who stars in Eye in the Sky: Cast List

... Steve Watts

"Need for Speed" , "Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV"  

... Colonel Katherine Powell

"F9" , "National Treasure 3"  

... Lieutenant General Frank Benson

"Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire" , "Alice in Wonderland"  

... Foreign Secretary James Willett

"Resident Evil: The Final Chapter" , "Black Beauty"  

... Lucy Galvez


"Captain Phillips" , "The Pirates of Somalia"  

"Intrigo: Samaria" , "The Woman in Black 2 Angels of Death"  

Who's making Eye in the Sky: Crew List

A look at the Eye in the Sky behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Gavin Hood last directed Official Secrets and Ender's Game. The film's writer Guy Hibbert last wrote A United Kingdom and Five Minutes of Heaven.


Gavin Hood


Guy Hibbert


Ged Doherty
Colin Firth
David Lancaster

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Production: What we know about Eye in the Sky?

Key Facts

  1. The film was produced by Colin Firth and Ged Doherty’s Raindog Films and eOne, who also handle international sales and directly distribute the film in Canada, the UK, Spain, Benelux and Australia/New Zealand.

Filming Timeline

  1. September 2015: The film was in Completed status.

Eye in the Sky Release Date: When was the film released?

Eye in the Sky was released in 2016 on Friday, March 11, 2016 (Limited release). There were 21 other movies released on the same date, including 10 Cloverfield Lane, The Young Messiah and The Brothers Grimsby.

When will the movie be on Blu-ray & DVD?

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

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