Unknown Reviews

Page 1 of 3
June 21, 2011
May eventually surrender to convention and implausibility in equal measure, but until then, Collet-Serra grounds the conspiracy with a proper sense of mystery and mood.
March 7, 2011
Enjoy it and then forget it...
March 4, 2011
A nifty final twist, but it is so joyless and heavy-handed I found it impossible to like.
March 3, 2011
If this all sounds rather like déjà vu, then consider yourself one step ahead of the game.
March 2, 2011
The movie rather crumbles when it eventually has to deliver its secrets.
March 1, 2011
For about an hour or so, "Unknown" is intriguing.
February 18, 2011
Neeson's comforting intelligence (and a marvelous turn by Bruno Ganz as an ailing former member of the East German secret police), are not enough to prevent the film from choking on obviousness and directorial fumbling.
February 18, 2011
Unknown" obviously knows its limitations, and it doesn't bother to rise above them. It just keeps throwing the punches the audience wants and expects. It won't cure world hunger, but chances are it will sell a lot of popcorn.
February 18, 2011
The cat-and-mouse game that the filmmakers are playing with us is only partially successful because this thriller is only intermittently thrilling. Instead of being captivated by the twist and turns, we're more likely to be rankled.
February 18, 2011
The snow and haze that Spanish director Jaume Collet-Serra keeps pumping into the street scenes seem to have drifted into the script as well.
Page 1 of 3