The Angel Reviews

January 8, 2019
It's intricately plotted, seriously acted (Yorkshireman Toby Kebbell is convincing as Marwan's Israeli handler) and serves as a brief history lesson that's stranger than fiction.
December 4, 2018
A good introduction to the thorny and complicated relationship between Egypt and Israel, told from the perspective of a real-life hero to both countries.
September 26, 2018
Some violence in fact-based foreign spy thriller.
September 17, 2018
Ultimately The Angel works on its whole, largely on Vromen's excellent direction and the stiff back of Kenzari, who turns in a masterful performance.
September 17, 2018
All in all, [The Angel] is an entertaining look at a little-known story from recent history.
September 15, 2018
Ariel Vromen is a terrific director when it comes to delicately examining complicated characters
September 13, 2018
While clearly told from the Israeli perspective, the film is rather sober in the way it conveys the message. And the pace is more Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, less Jason Bourne.
September 13, 2018
A fascinating tale, delivered with just enough suspense to make it engrossing without feeling over the top.
September 12, 2018
An espionage tale that's more sturdy and intriguing than thrilling, more "Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy" than Netflix's answer to Bourne or Bond.