Unrealistic action movie doesn't carry the weight it wants to, critics say
, starring Jamie Foxx and directed by Peter Berg, wants to be a thoughtful action movie about terrorism—part Rambo
, part Syriana
, muses the Washington Post
. Instead, Newsday
says, it's a “clamorous and patronizing” popcorn flick, that EW
calls “shameless” in pushing audiences’ buttons.