Movie Review: Hood hones in on drones

11 March 2016 - 02:35 By Tymon Smith

After the disappointing Ender's Game, Gavin Hood returns with Eye in the Sky - a taut and timely exploration of drone warfare and its human costs.Following a group of UK and US soldiers and politicians over the course of one day the story, written by Guy Hibbert, creates a series of chamber pieces where the stakes are heightened once a young girl in Kenya enters the kill zone during an operation to eliminate a group of suicide bombers.

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