• Source Code (2011)

Source Code

Release Date: April 1st, 2011

DVD Release Date: July 26th, 2011

PG-13 |1 hr 29 min

Plot Summary

Helicopter pilot Colter Stevens (Jake Gyllenhaal) is part of a top-secret military operation that enables him to experience the last few minutes in the life of Sean Fentress, a man who died in a commuter-train explosion. The purpose of Colter's mission is to learn the identity of the bomber and prevent a similar catastrophe. As Colter lives Sean's final moments, he becomes more certain that he can prevent the first tragedy from occurring -- as long as he doesn't run out of time.

Cast: Jake Gyllenhaal, Michelle Monaghan, Vera Farmiga, Jeffrey Wright, Brent Skagford, Cas Anvar, Russell Peters, Michael Arden

Director: Duncan Jones

Genres: Action , Thriller , Science fiction

Production Co: Mark Gordon Productions

Distributors: Summit Entertainment

Keywords: 2010s , Sacrifice , Pursuit , Suspenseful , Father , Death , Love

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    David HiltbrandPhiladelphia Inquirer

    Gyllenhaal is particularly unsuited to this role, his saucer eyes flashing from calm to crazed. show more

  • 40

    Somewhere under all that bloat is the greatest short subject of all time. show more

  • 60
    Kirk HoneycuttThe Hollywood Reporter

    The movie boils down to one character, acting under enormous pressures of space and time, racing to solve a mystery. In this case, that may be good enough. show more

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