Sign up for your 2 week free trial

The International (2008)


Rent 'The International' today with Screenclick
Login to rate this movie
Genres:

Languages:
English

Reviews:

Released:

Format:
DVD & Blu-ray

Ex-rental:
€4.99

Director


Write review

4 out of 10 Excellent
Gerard from Cork, 16 Jul 2009
This is a typical Clive Owen film, scruffy hero type stuff. The difference here is that the story is pretty good and the action is excellent. If you've read Naomi Kleins 'Shock Doctrine' then you should see this film. It showcases the power of the international banks in driving debt onto countries that can ill afford it.
Was this review helpful to you? 
1 people out of 1 found this review helpful
0 Comments...      leave a comment
3.5 out of 10 Stylish Designer Movie
Lyn from Cork, 06 Sep 2009
This has all the right ingredients for a good movie but somehow it lacks heart. Alot of movies with Clive Owen in make me feel like that, so maybe that's it. The sets and background cities are wonderful but none of this made me really care about the plot or the characters.
Was this review helpful to you? 
1 people out of 1 found this review helpful
0 Comments...      leave a comment
3.5 out of 10 The International.
Alan from Dublin, 24 Nov 2009
A fairly good thriller about an international bank becoming involved in arms dealing. The only thing that spoiled my enjoyment of this was the disk skipping right in the middle of the big action sequence and again towards the end of the movie.
Was this review helpful to you? 
1 people out of 1 found this review helpful
0 Comments...      leave a comment
2 out of 10 Bourne Identity it is not..
Linda from Cork, 26 Jul 2009
I was really looking forward to this film but was disappointed. The plot is flimsy and I found the actors just really stiff. Some good action scenes, esp in the Guggenheim Museum but that's all. Huge shame as could have been a great film.
Was this review helpful to you? 
0 people out of 1 found this review helpful
0 Comments...      leave a comment
2.5 out of 10 ITS OK
Alan from Offaly, 15 Oct 2010
Is an aveerage film if you loik banks and get all that then you might get it for me there was only a one good scene that was all the fighting in the bank but even that did not make sense . Its an avertage film .
Was this review helpful to you? 
0 people out of 0 found this review helpful
0 Comments...      leave a comment
  

What's it about....
RUN LOLA RUN and PERFUME director Tom Tykwer assembles a fine international cast for this thriller that spans continents. Clive Owen (CHILDREN OF MEN, SHOOT 'EM UP) and Naomi Watts (FUNNY GAMES, EASTERN PROMISES) stars as a besieged pair who encounter many obstacles as they try to expose a bank's criminal activities to the world.








CUSTOMER ALSO RENTED
  • View Snowtown (Blu-ray)
  • View Zathura
  • View Welcome To The Dollhouse
  • View Tron: Legacy (Blu-ray)
  • View Red Riding Hood (Blu-ray)
  • View Skyfall
  • View Gravity (3D) (Blu-ray)
  • View The Way Back (Blu-ray)
  • View This Means War (Blu-ray)
  • View Alien Autopsy
  • View Dom Hemingway
  • View The Veteran
  • View New Years Eve (Blu-ray)
  • View The Man Who Fell To Earth
  • View Smallville Season 4
  • View Goon (Blu-ray)
  • View G.I. Joe 2: Retaliation
  • View Chronicle (Blu-ray)
  • View Cats And Dogs 2: Revenge Of The Kitty Galore
  • View Spooks: Season 8
  • View Strangers with Candy
  • View All The Boys Love Mandy Lane (Blu-ray)
  • View 44 Inch Chest (Blu-ray)
  • View American Graffiti
  • View Goal
  • View Beowulf
  • View Boogie Beebies: Little Dreamer And Other Stories
  • View Kung Fu Panda 2
  • View Black Death
  • View Johnny English Reborn (Blu-ray)
  • View Die Hard
  • View Blue Valentine
  • View Requiem For a Dream
  • View Night Of The Living Dead
  • View Scrubs Season 8
  • View Fast and Furious 6
  • View Fast Girls
  • View How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr Foster?
  • View The Other Guys (Blu-ray)
  • View Book of Eli