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Deja Vu (2006)

4 Ratings: 3.5
Action & Adventure and African American Cinema movie directed by Tony Scott

In his most effective thriller sinceEnemy of the State, Tony Scott makes time travel seem plausible. It helps that his New Orleans hero, ATF agent Doug Carlin (Denzel Washington in his third go-round with the director), spends more time in the present … see full wiki

Director: Tony Scott
Genre: Action, African American Cinema, Adventure
4 reviews about Deja Vu (2006)
review by . October 09, 2007
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Denzel Washington is his usual excellent self in this suspenseful movie of whether or not he can change the events of the recent past. Through super-technological advances, Washington is able to view the recent past to try to determine who was responsible for blowing up a ferry.     While viewing the past, Washington begins to get very interesting in a woman that seems to be connected to the bomber. As he views her in the past, he realizes that he is able to affect what she is …
review by . May 01, 2007
This movie was incredible and quite interesting. Despite the fact that many folks seem to embrace Ridley Scott's grandiose directorial style, they often refer to younger brother Tony's work as "amateurish." I on the other hand can't help but be wowed by Tony Scott's flashy, in your face, kinetic editing style. "Déjà vu" would have been "just another thriller" had it not been for Scott's trademark touches. That being said it's Scott's style coupled with some solid performances that are the only things …
review by . April 27, 2007
DÉJÀ VU is a riveting film about time travel in tandem with crime investigation that works on every level. Tony Scott is back in his element as the top director of intrigue/thrillers. Working with a challenging script by Bill Marsilii and Terry Rossio that asks the viewer to accept the possibility of time travel, Scott is able to make the story work clearly despite the interplay of mixing the viewing of the past form the vantage of the present with placing a character into that past to alter it.   &n …
review by . April 24, 2007
'Deja Vu' is a thoughtful, edgy thriller that uses time-travel well. Starring Denzel Washington as FBI Agent Doug Carlin, we find a truly intelligent operation that uses state-of-the-art surveillance equipment to reconstruct the past. Agent Doug works with his skeptic supervisor Pyramarra (Val Kilmer) to put the pieces together for a terrorist attack on a Navy ship. Finding a night before victim, Claire Kuchever (Paula Patton), he is able to trace the crime back to its origins. In pursuit is Timothy …
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