Walk on Water Synopsis
Hit man is given mission to track down Alfred Himmelman, an ex Nazi, who might be still alive.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
At times too movieish, yet Ashkenazi creates a memorable figure: a spy who operates - admirably - out of the most unyielding nationalist...
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75

Christian Science Monitor

By David Sterritt
Compassionate and marvelously acted, although a subplot about the gay grandson slows the story down for a while.
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75

Charlotte Observer

By Lawrence Toppman
Remains gripping until the final 15 minutes, when a series of sudden, unjustified plot twists leave us shaking our heads.
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Ruthe Stein
Hits a bulls-eye.
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75

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
There’s something happening here and it isn’t exactly clear. What is clear is that Eytan Fox may yet make a great film for the 21st century.
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63

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Stephen Cole
The Israeli film works best in isolated spots early on as a series of intriguing character studies. Upon reaching to become a lesson to the...
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63

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
The film nearly drowns in earnest morality.
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63

Chicago Tribune

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Despite the film's pat plot turns and instructional tone, there are moments of charm, thanks to the fetching, committed cast.
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63

Miami Herald

By Marta Barber
An unexpected ode to peace.
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60

The Hollywood Reporter

By Sheri Linden
Well-meaning but implausible story.
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"Only the pure of heart...

By taylorbrianedward
...Can walk on water" so can a homophobic Israeli assassin learn to let go of his hate and anger to allow something good in his life? The whole cast is entrancing as we watch eyal deal with his grief...

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