Red Eye Synopsis
Woman is kidnapped on a flight and threatened that if she does not help her captor pull of a murder.
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
The gripping, seat- clutching suspense in this baby will pin you to your seat.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
A good measure of the movie's white-knuckle fun comes from Craven's old-hand familiarity with the way thrillers tick.
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
Murphy, in the boogeyman role, toggles between seductive and sinister with enough conviction to make you forget that his character makes no...
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Chicago Tribune

McAdams, who resembles a more compact and subtle Geena Davis, captures both the strength and the insecurity beneath her sharp-witted...
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New York Daily News

By Jami Bernard
The movie is fun, fun, fun.
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Helped enormously by Rachel McAdams, whose performance is convincing because she keeps it at ground level; thrillers are invitations to...
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Peter Hartlaub
Favoring precision filmmaking over cheap thrills, with a vibe more Alfred Hitchcock than Freddy Krueger, Red Eye establishes two...
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Kirk Honeycutt
Red Eye has a devilish charm. It pulls just about every nail-biting, edge-of-your-seat trick imaginable, yet gets away with it through what...
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Unfortunately, Red Eye goes from being a powerful thriller to a far more predictable story of revenge.
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Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
A one-trick action thriller that feels like a poor cousin of an episode of ''24." Call it ''12."
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Wes Craven- Best in the business at thrills

By redyeah
If Wes Craven puts a movie out, there will be thrills, that's what he does....

Great movie

By movie_freak714
great action and suspense, but the best thing was rachel mcadams performance....

Great Movie

By audreyluvsu3
I love this movie. Its very thrilling. There is a lot of suspence in it and action during the end. Its a cat and mouse movie. Rachel McAdams is great. She really portrays this character with great...

Scary at times, but good

By tjisnmbaone
Good plot, but it should have been a 'R' rated....

Red eye

By Drez_Digital
Things aren't what they seem in this tense thriller set on a plane....

Five Word Review

By MrMomoney
hold your breath action thriller...

By carlopolicarpio
It will keep you from the edge of your seat! It's one of the most entertaining event of the year!...

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Rated PG-13 | For some intense sequences of violence, and language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Pause for kids 13 & under Entertaining thriller for teens and up.
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