Life on the Line Reviews

November 18, 2016
John Travolta dodges downed power lines, but can't escape the clichs.
November 18, 2016
This is one of those "based on true events" movies that give you the distinct feeling that the true events deserved better.
November 17, 2016
A terrible movie about the workers who keep the electrical grid functioning.
November 17, 2016
This is the kind of salt-of-the-earth story that American filmmakers don't bother with much anymore - although frankly, there's not much here to convince anyone they should.
November 17, 2016
"Life on the Line" is supposed to be a moving story about men working electrical lines. Viewers, however, might require a high-voltage shock just to endure it.
November 17, 2016
The country songs that play over the credits offer more arresting detail about life on the line than the film manages in 100 minutes.
November 16, 2016
Movies like Life On The Line ... fancy themselves meat-and-potatoes dramatic thrillers that big studios don't often make anymore. Unfortunately, they're more like gristle mixed in with a couple of burnt french fries.
November 7, 2016
Life may be on the line, but it's in short supply on the screen.