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Based on 34 Critics
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  • Imagine David Mamet rewriting his political satire "Wag the Dog" -- in which a president and his advisers declare war to distract the media from the prez's horn-dog activities -- as a joke-free kidnap drama. show more

  • The film remains, clearly by design, a cold piece, mechanistic and only intermittently involving. show more

  • This is one of those movies in which a strong ending might have made all the difference...But the wrap-up is unsatisfying, with too many questions unanswered. show more

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