4.9/10
1,986
23 user 36 critic

Eyeborgs (2009)

A federal agent investigates when inconsistencies turn up in the photographic evidence of several murders recorded by mobile robotic cameras.

Director:

Reviews

Watch Now

From $3.99 (SD) on Amazon Video

ON DISC
2 wins. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Robert J. 'Gunner' Reynolds
...
Sankur
Mikey Wiseman ...
Gun Dealer
...
Agent Bradley
Kat Munday ...
Tonya (as Katrina Munday)
...
Brandon Cooper
...
G-Man
Aaron Mowrer ...
Punk Rocker
...
Jarett Hewes (as Luke Eberl)
Julie Horner ...
Ronni
...
Ashley
...
Barbara Hawkins
Juan-Carlos Guzman ...
Eric
Robert Westley ...
DHS Agent
...
Jack Romero
Edit

Storyline

Are government surveillance cameras intended to keep us safe actually killing people? Is it a plot by the government to suppress the opposition, or have our terrorist enemies secretly gained control of our security system and are now using it against us? Following another major terrorist attack the US instigates an intense government surveillance program in which every camera in the country is linked into a single, all-seeing network called the ODIN system (for Optical Defense Intelligence Network). The system includes millions of mobile, robotic surveillance cameras known as "Eyeborgs," which watch everyone for suspicious behavior, all in the name of security, law enforcement and keeping America safe. An agent for the Department of Homeland Security grows suspicious of the system after a series of odd murders in which the physical evidence doesn't match up to what the video records show. Now he must work outside the system to find out who is really controlling the Eyeborgs. With the ... Written by RS

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

You Are Being Watched! See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence and some language | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

6 July 2010 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Видеть все!  »

Box Office

Budget:

$3,700,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The lead role of Robert J. 'Gunner' Reynolds was specifically written for Adrian Paul to play. See more »

Goofs

At around 35:30, Jarett is walking down a road while being watched by an eyeborg. On the right side, his speed is stated with 0,7 kilometers per hour. This speed shown is obviously wrong, he is walking normally fast. The average speed of a walking human is about 3,6 kph, approximately five times higher. See more »

Quotes

Barbara Hawkins: [Protesting that her cameraman has died in suspicious circumstances ] But he didn't sound drunk.
See more »

Crazy Credits

No animals (or robots) were harmed in the making of this film. (Well, except that one robot, but you know, he had it coming!) See more »

Connections

References Echelon Conspiracy (2009) See more »

Soundtracks

21st Century (Digital Boy)
Written by Brett Gurewitz
Performed by Bad Religion
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Some real flaws, but still does good job of being creepy.
8 October 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

As a Highlander Series fan I watched this film hoping for good things, but was disappointed.

At a high-level the plot and premise have real potential, but this potential is never realized because the actual script and directing are mediocre at best. Further the story flow is disjointed and uneven. Character development is also weak and you really don't get to know the characters or care about them much.

Adrian Paul's performance was competent, but uninspiring, probably due to mediocre dialog. Likewise, the other actors performances are hard to critique because they really did not have much with which to work.

Somehow, in spite of the above, the ever present cameras and Eyeborgs do create a really creepy atmosphere and made me think I do not want anything even close to a society infested with Eyeborgs.

So in spite of its many flaws, good special effects and just enough of everything else still allows Eyeborgs to achieve its objective of making us question an ends justifies the means approach to fighting terrorism.


11 of 16 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?