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Mon Aug 1, 2022, 07:58 PM Aug 2022

Coincidentally, I watched "Eye in the Sky" this weekend.

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Eye In the Sky

A lieutenant general (Alan Rickman) and a colonel (Helen Mirren) face political opposition after ordering a drone missile strike to take out a group of suicide bombers in Nairobi, Kenya.
Release date: April 1, 2016 (USA)
Director: Gavin Hood
Starring: Helen Mirren; Aaron Paul; Alan Rickman; Barkhad Abdia, Jeremy Northam; Iain Glen

It was a well done movie, reflecting the steps involved in ordering a drone strike, requiring international cooperation, changes in the mission, and especially, evaluating collateral damage. The techy spy stuff was fun, too.
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Coincidentally, I watched "Eye in the Sky" this weekend. (Original Post) Ilsa Aug 2022 OP
Anyway, I can't help but wonder how much of the movie Ilsa Aug 2022 #1
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