Beirut

2018

Crime / Drama / Thriller

60
Rotten Tomatoes Critics - Certified Fresh 77%
Rotten Tomatoes Audience - Spilled 56%
IMDb Rating 6.4 10 9857

Synopsis


Uploaded By: FREEMAN
Downloaded 405,313 times
June 27, 2018 at 01:08 AM

Director

Cast

Rosamund Pike as Sandy Crowder
Jon Hamm as Mason Skiles
Dean Norris as Donald Gaines
720p.BLU 1080p.BLU 720p.WEB 1080p.WEB
936.04 MB
1280*534
English
R
23.976 fps
12hr 0 min
P/S 20 / 132
1.76 GB
1920*800
English
R
23.976 fps
12hr 0 min
P/S 16 / 167
929.6 MB
1280*534
English
R
23.976 fps
12hr 0 min
P/S 17 / 279
1.75 GB
1920*800
English
R
23.976 fps
12hr 0 min
P/S 21 / 181

Movie Reviews

Reviewed by esther70 8 / 10

Not another spy thriller

I don't care it is not filmed in Beirut. It is a good spy thriller that is unlike most others. It does not have car chases or thousands of bullets flying or naked men & women decorating the screen. It has depth and is thought provoking. A wife died and the husband grieved. A child lost his mentor and he seeked another, who led him to a totally different path. There are deceptions but there are also trust and friendship. It is a movie that keeps your brain churning instead of your adrenaline rushing.

Reviewed by rbolepdx 8 / 10

A Solid Thriller, Enjoyable, Should be on Your List

As a movie this is a solid, dependable thriller with a really solid performance by Jon Hamm, as well as by a range of supporting players who turn in good, taunt performances. The one exception is Rosamund Pike whom is a great actor, but is ill-used. I suspect there were a number of scenes left on the editing floor.

This movie will be controversial because of its depictions of Beirut, as well as lack of agency of the Lebanese people. These criticisms are valid, but at the same time it is very hard for Hollywood, let alone a Western director and writer to get the right nuance and tension of the period AND make a successful movie. To the critics, you have a point, but this is a thriller, not a documentary.

If you are looking for a modern spy/espionage movie, this should be on your list. Plus I would love to see more Jon Hamm in these types of roles...well done.

Reviewed by karimnn 1 / 10

Cheesy Propaganda

I am Lebanese, and lived in Lebanon in the 1970s and 1980s. First of all, this movie wasn't shot in Beirut. Beirut didn't look like this pile of ruble even during the 70s and 80s. The yellowish filter used in the movie does a great job! This movie is neither entertaining, nor is it historically accurate, so what is it really? A good propaganda film that delivers everything it promises. There was no Islamic militias during that period, all militias were secular in West Beirut, and to link the Munich Olympics massacre and real events to some fictitious character (Farid Abu Rajal) in Beirut takes the propaganda to a higher level.

All in all, I found this movie too simplistic, it is a cheesy propaganda that only simple minded people can enjoy.

Enjoy!

Read more IMDb reviews

9 Comments

Be the first to leave a comment