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Snowden is a movie starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Shailene Woodley, and Melissa Leo. The NSA's illegal surveillance techniques are leaked to the public by one of the agency's employees, Edward Snowden, in the form of thousands of...

Other Titles
Snouden, Snoudens, スノーデン, Mat Vu Snowden, Ha'mera'gel Snowden, Snowden: Herói ou Traidor, 神鬼駭客:史諾登, The Snowden Files, Sacha, Σνόουντεν, Snowdenas
Running Time
2 hours 14 minutes
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Drama, Biography, Crime, Thriller
Oliver Stone
Anatoly Kucherena, Kieran Fitzgerald, Luke Harding, Oliver Stone
Shailene Woodley, Zachary Quinto, Melissa Leo, Joseph Gordon-Levitt
France, USA, UK, Germany
Audio Languages
日本語, اللغة_العربية, English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
Japanese, اللغة_العربية, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

In 2013, Edward Snowden arranges a clandestine meeting in Hong Kong with Laura Poitras and journalist Glenn Greenwald. They discuss releasing the classified information in the former's possession regarding illegal mass surveillance conducted by the National Security Agency (NSA). In 2004, Snowden is undergoing basic training, having enlisted in the U.S. Army with intentions of matriculating to the Special Forces. He eventually fractures his tibia, and is informed that he will be receiving an administrative discharge and that he may serve his country in other ways..

Comments about drama «Snowden» (20)

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This movie was a lot better than I thought it would be. I was expecting a movie that would explain the story, or the whole story. I thought the movie would be more about the hero and the power that he gained, but it was more about the lies and the lies he told. I am very interested in the NSA story, but I was disappointed by the ending. It was very abrupt, and it seemed like it was explained way too quickly. The main hero, Snowden, is really a great character, and I liked his sense of humor and his strength. The first half of the movie is very intriguing, and I am really looking forward to the second half. I think that the film was a lot better than what I thought it was going to be.

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Edward Snowden is a fictional character based on the American whistleblower Edward Snowden, portrayed by Oscar winner Michael Douglas. Snowden is an ex-National Security Agency (NSA) employee who leaks classified information to the press and joins the whistleblower organization WikiLeaks to seek information on the NSA's activities. Snowden is portrayed as a charismatic, driven, confident young man who has a strong desire to reveal information that is harmful to the government. However, as the movie progresses, the story reveals that the actions Snowden takes are not as he appears to be. The film's story is well-done, and is paced well. Although it does contain some inaccuracies, the movie portrays Edward Snowden as a person who has truly had an impact on the American government and society. The movie's message is that individuals who act on their own behalf and without any specific legal or government authority can have a greater impact than many would believe. It also highlights that the media and government officials are often unable to act on their own behalf, or to accurately portray themselves. The movie shows the attention that Snowden was given, and the media attention that he received for his leaks. However, Snowden is portrayed as being a hero, and this is the crux of the movie. Edward Snowden is portrayed as someone who has acted on his own behalf, and no one can truly claim that Snowden is a hero or a whistleblower. His actions are not based on the legal authority or ability of the government to act. Edward Snowden is a character who has acted without the proper legal authority to disclose information, and that is the point of the movie. The film also highlights that the media is often unable to accurately portray themselves, and this is the key message that the movie is trying to convey. The movie is very well-done, and does not have any flaws in its storyline. The film is well-paced, and does not drag the viewer to the movie's conclusion. The movie is a very well-made movie, and has a very solid plot, and is not one of those movies that can easily be classified as a thriller. The movie's story is well-written, and the acting is fantastic. Edward Snowden is a very well-made movie. However, the movie does contain some inaccuracies, and the movie could have been better. Edward Snowden is not an accurate portrayal of the real Edward Snowden, and should not be viewed as the story of Edward Snowden.

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Matthew F.

We don't really need to see a political thriller to understand the NSA's tactics of spying on citizens. And they are getting more and more sophisticated, with the Snowden revelations. We just need to know that this kind of illegal spying on citizens is going on. And we also need to know that these citizens have nothing to hide, even if it is illegal spying. As the movie goes on, we learn that the NSA has been doing this for a long time, and that there is a big problem, that the politicians are doing everything possible to cover it up. The problem is, we all know that the government is lying. We all know that the government is doing this sort of thing all the time, even if we don't think about it. And that is what this movie does. It shows the government and how they lie and cover things up. It is very much like a documentary. I like how it shows the "inside" of the NSA. I liked the action scenes very much, with the chase scenes. I also liked the twists in the story. And of course, the ending was very good. If you want to know more about this topic, you should watch this movie. But for those of you who want to know more about it, you should also see "The Snowden Files" and "Zero Days". I recommend that you watch both of those movies.

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Melissa B.

This movie tells the story of Edward Snowden, the man who leaked details of the NSA spying on Americans to the world, and how the story has made him a man who is wanted by the United States government. The movie is very well made. The acting by all the cast is very good. Julianne Moore and Bradley Cooper are very good in their roles. Overall, I believe the story is good and the acting is excellent. The movie is an important story and it is very important that the story is told in a way that the public can understand. I give this movie a 7 out of 10.

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David Nelson

I really enjoyed this movie. I feel that it is not a very high-budget movie, but it has some good acting, beautiful photography and a really great score. I really feel that it is a movie that everyone should see. The story is about a guy named Edward Snowden, who was the highest-ranking person in the NSA. He was very famous, but also very dangerous. A lot of people are scared of the NSA, because of how secret they are. The story is very realistic, and I think that it is the best thing about this movie. It shows what it is like to live in a society that has an extreme fear of the government and that is not accepting anything that is not being revealed. I think that Edward Snowden is a great person, and I think that he is the person who should be allowed to talk about his story. I also liked that he was portrayed in a very natural way. Edward Snowden is not someone who has a perfect life, he is someone who has to be extremely careful. He doesn't speak too much, and he is very shy and hides his real identity, and I think that is the best thing about him. I think that it was also important that they show the relationship between Snowden and his girlfriend. This relationship was very important to show the relationship between the NSA and the government, and also to show that Snowden was a very strong person who didn't want to reveal anything to the people that he is dealing with. This was also important, because they show how a person would feel after knowing that he is being watched, and how a person would feel if he knew that he is being watched. I really enjoyed the movie and I hope that you do too.

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Lawrence Patel

I found this movie to be quite interesting, I felt it was well directed, thought it was a bit slow, and there were parts where it got a little too dark. I don't mind a movie with a bit of a slow pace, but the action scenes did seem a bit over the top. There were a few parts in this movie that were not as interesting as I thought they would be, but I am not going to go into it too much. The acting was quite good and I thought that Julianne Moore did a great job. I think she played this role very well, I also liked the way she looked in this movie. It was nice to see her in this role, and she definitely did a good job, and her role as well. I thought Bradley Cooper was good in this movie, and he was a good choice to play the part of Edward Snowden. I also thought his character was a bit different from the previous movie, but I thought it was a good choice. I think this movie did have a lot of good points. The story was good, and I liked how it was told, I think it was a good choice to have a different ending from the previous movie. I also liked how this movie showed the big picture of how the NSA did things, and how they did not care about human life, but only wanted to make sure that the security of the country was secure. I think this movie was a good film to watch, and I recommend it to people who like action movies, and I think it is a good movie to watch. 7/10

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Aaron Santos

Even though this film was made before the Snowden affair, it portrays the full consequences of the NSA spying on Americans. Even though it was only a year ago, I was afraid of the government's ability to spy on people. So I was glad to see this film. The two lead characters were both excellent. The story was compelling and made me feel like I was there in Russia in 2005. I liked the perspective of the two main characters and how they thought about their actions. I would recommend this film to anyone who is interested in the political side of the story.

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As a long time admirer of Matt Damon, I was especially excited about this film. I had watched several of his movies including "Good Will Hunting" and "Miracle." But in my opinion, he hasn't had a good film since "Casino" and "Good Will Hunting" was a very good movie. I think this movie is better than "Good Will Hunting." I thought that this movie had a lot of great things going for it. Matt Damon does a fantastic job in this film and this film is definitely a movie you can watch over and over again. The story is very strong and is well thought out and the acting is fantastic. I think that the direction is also great and it's very good. The movie definitely keeps you interested throughout the entire film and at the end of the movie, it keeps you wanting more. I give this movie a solid 7 out of 10.

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Albert B.

Wow, I must have been asleep for a month or so. I watched this movie with low expectations, because I didn't really know what to expect. I was even a bit concerned about this movie being a "Tom Clancy" movie, but I was not at all disappointed. I think it is a great movie, and one of the best I have seen in a long time. I am amazed that this movie got this high of a rating. I am really glad that this movie has made people speak out about this matter. The movie is definitely worth your time, because it is well-done. I'm really surprised that some people have not given this movie a 10, but I think it deserves it.

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How can an actor with such a great voice and great screen presence not win an Oscar for this role? I understand that's hard to do for a man who doesn't have the whole team of his family to help him in his effort, but in the end I think it was an admirable job done by the actor. He is able to convey his character's feelings and make his feelings seem very real. He does that perfectly. He does not exaggerate in any way. The only thing I thought was a little too much was the fact that they had a cast of 3 actors for this part. How can you tell the audience that you have 3 different actors in one scene? It looked like a 2nd or even a 3rd one was coming in. I also think the director should have given more attention to the interviews and more time for the scenes of him writing his "Masterpiece." I know a lot of people have given the movie a high rating, and the film I saw was great, but I do not think it deserves an Oscar. It is a good film, but it is not the masterpiece that it was made out to be. The ending was a little too neat, but I think that it was a better ending than that of the book. If you haven't seen the movie, you should watch it and decide for yourself. It is a good movie, but I feel it did not deserve the Oscar for Best Picture. I rate it a 7/10.

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Howard G.

A film about a man who steals a massive cache of classified documents and leaks them to the press. This is a story about surveillance, secrecy, and the right to privacy. It is also a film about what happens when the government doesn't seem to respect that right. The film is presented in three parts, each of which I will mention separately. The first part is a short history of the Edward Snowden story, which I really enjoyed. There are some great scenes of him talking about his life and the struggles he faced as a child, as well as the interviews he gave to journalists. He also spoke about how he felt about the NSA spying on Americans, and he explained why he wanted to leak the information. It is an interesting story about how an ordinary man becomes a hero, and how his actions will change the world. The second part is more of a political analysis of the story, which I thought was done very well. The political aspects of the story are very interesting, and I think this was done very well. The third part of the film is about the actual events, which I found to be quite interesting, but not as good as the first two. The first two parts of the film are incredibly interesting, but the third part is pretty dry, but it does have some interesting scenes. The ending is somewhat surprising, and it makes me think about the fact that this is probably the most important documentary in American history.

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The movie is based on a true story, but it is very realistic, and does not glorify the American government. It is a very well made movie. The camera work is top notch, as is the acting, the casting, and the production design. The movie is very well paced and has some pretty intense scenes, but it is not over the top. It's also very well acted, as well. It is a very well made movie and I think it deserves a higher rating than it currently has. I give it a 7 out of 10.

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Aaron B.

I watched this movie because it was directed by the first director of the "Snowden" series, Oliver Stone. At first I thought the movie was so boring because of the lack of action scenes, and the characters seemed so cliche. But, Oliver Stone did a great job with this movie. First of all, the characters were interesting and it is very easy to connect to them. The movie takes place in a big city and it is very clear that we are living in a society that is a lot more controlled than in the past, but we are not really aware of it. The plot is very interesting and interesting, it is surprising at times but I found it interesting and not boring. The movie gives a good message about government surveillance and how information is used to destroy the citizens and control the people. This movie is based on the real events and I found it interesting and very realistic. The characters were interesting and it is very hard to hate the main character. The movie is very interesting and the ending was good. Overall, I found the movie very interesting and I would recommend it to anyone who is interested in this subject. I rated it 7/10. 7/10

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Kelly W.

This movie is a thriller but there is no big twist. It is a one-man show and the only thing that makes this movie interesting is the fact that you are being watched by a person, you don't know who that person is, so the movie is not predictable. So the movie has some kind of a real turn because the director is not trying to be a thriller. There is also a good relationship between Snowden and Ewen MacGregor, his speech to the press is well done and the movie is done with some humor. He is more in a dramatic mode and I was expecting something more than a thriller, so that is a good thing. My vote is seven. Title (Brazil): "Eu Blanco de um Diverso" ("The Big Brother of the Deep")

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Julia A.

This film was visually stunning. But, I could not fathom that Edward Snowden was actually in the film. Although the film shows the Snowden/NSA corruption, it does not depict the actual Snowden. I am in my mid-20s and I found myself wondering how a 25-year old (or older) American would actually act. But, after seeing the film, I can understand the reason. The Snowden is portrayed as a young, innocent, naive, and naive about how the world works. He is naive about the difference between real-life and computer-based society. He has no clue as to the difference between what is right and wrong and that's what makes the Snowden a fool. He is naive about what is acceptable in society and the systems that govern. But, what I did not like was how the Snowden became so famous. He had a hard time accepting the fact that he was being seen as a hero. He would rather have it be known that he was a traitor. If the Snowden were a real person, he would not have received all the publicity. He would have been treated with less respect than he received in the film. In the end, the film does not tell the Snowden's story and leaves the audience to fill in the blanks. I did not like how the film portrays the Snowden's life. It was not like he lived the life he portrayed in the film. I am not an expert on the subject and I cannot explain how the life of a high-ranking government official would be like. I would not advise anyone to watch this film. I would like to know if this film accurately portrays the life of the NSA whistleblower. I would have to say, it did not.

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Dylan S.

When you read reviews about this movie, it seems like it's going to be a bunch of negative reviews. "They should've been killed, then the government would've been done with it." But I thought this movie was an entertaining movie. It's certainly not a perfect movie, but it's a pretty good movie. What I loved about the movie was how it showed how political machinations affect people. I thought the movie showed a lot of the CIA and their programs. I thought they were portrayed in a pretty good way. The story is a little predictable, but I think it's just how you think a movie like this should be. I think the movie is well made, and the acting is very good. I think the movie is definitely worth seeing. I definitely recommend it.

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This movie is based on the true story of the former NSA employee who leaked the massive amount of classified information about the agency to the press, and who was forced to leave the country after being placed on the agency's most wanted list for being an alleged whistleblower. The story focuses on the events leading up to the events in question, which lead up to the release of the documents, which resulted in the leaks being made public, which resulted in him being forced to leave the country. The movie is definitely worth a watch, although at times, it does feel a bit too slow at times. As I stated, it does get quite boring at times, however, it does get the point across. It has a definite message to be believed, which is about the importance of freedom and the importance of a free press, and the importance of people believing that people who leak the documents are in fact leaking the truth, rather than simply making a good business out of it, which makes them look like it is being made for profit rather than it is actually being made to help the public. The acting is good all around, with a few weak moments, but all in all, the performances were decent. The directing was also very good, with good attention to detail. The movie has its slow moments, but overall, it is a great movie about the topic that was presented in the movie, which I would definitely recommend watching.

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This film is a very difficult film to follow, I do not think that anyone who has not been a journalist will get all the nuances that is going on. The main issue is that there is no clear line of who is guilty. In my opinion, this was a very interesting film and a good story, and I hope that it gets a better release.

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Sean Woods

This is the most boring film I have ever seen. The story is about a man who leaks information about the NSA to the press. It seems to be a typical story. The hero of the film plays the role of the leaker, who just wants to do his job, and is even willing to do some of the stuff that he was doing while he was doing it. The movie is very boring, and has no real plot. It is just a story about the hero who leaks information about the NSA. It was really boring. I don't know why the movie was made. I do not think it would be good for the American audience. I would not recommend this movie to anyone. It was very boring. It is just boring.

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Fincher's "The Game" is the directorial debut of another young up-and-comer, Jake Gyllenhaal, and it shows. Not only does he manage to find the right balance between thriller and drama, he manages to balance it with some really riveting scenes. The movie begins with a fascinating look at the state of play in the world of crime. The world of organized crime is a dark and serious place, and it is through an investigation into a case of a missing child that we are taken back to the harsh reality of that world. The movie has a few moments of pure suspense and terror, and it is interesting to see the dramatic change that occurs as a result of the investigation. "The Game" is not the most realistic of movies, but the dynamic between the characters and the intensity of the movie's events make it a memorable watch. Even though the movie doesn't take place in New York, the setting is still very fitting for the subject matter. With a subject such as this, it is hard to not pick an aspect of the movie that could have been better executed, but there are still some points where I would have liked to have seen more emphasis placed. The main characters are not bad, but they are not good either. I like the contrast between the leaders and the followers, but the actor who plays the leader is not convincing enough to keep me interested. The people behind the scenes of the movie were pretty cool, too. The special effects are well done, and the cinematography is very good, too. The movie's running time is a little bit overlong, but it is not enough to take away from the overall enjoyment of the movie. The character development is a little bit muddled at times, but for the most part I liked the acting and the direction of the movie. I would recommend this movie to anyone who is interested in the subject matter. This movie is interesting, but the subject matter is not very realistic. This movie is also more realistic than some of the movies of its genre, but I would not call this a realistic thriller.