With Cusack's help, Barfoed holds your interest without resorting to car chases, a rarity in a contemporary thriller.
Lou Lumenick, New York Post, 2013-04-26
There are some decent shootouts, but the movie's strongest assets are the soulful performances ...
Chuck Wilson, Village Voice, 2013-04-23
John Cusack replays his role as a lethal operative with occupational angst for a routine thriller with a female cryptographer at secret CIA site. Dire workplace issues ensue.
Bill Stamets, Chicago Sun-Times, 2013-05-11
A predictable hodgepodge of uninteresting psychological cat-and-mouse, dimly lighted action filmed by director Kasper Barfoed in standard-operating shaky-cam ...
Robert Abele, Los Angeles Times, 2013-04-26
This dreary spy drama is as flat and airless as the concrete bunker in which it unfolds.
Jeannette Catsoulis, New York Times, 2013-04-25
Akerman does work hard to keep up the energy level. Cusack, though, seems bored by the superficial proceedings, which don't even offer the distraction of a real romantic connection or a suspenseful confrontation.
Elizabeth Weitzman, New York Daily News, 2013-04-25
Cusack and Akerman scramble down a series of dimly lit, identical-looking passageways. The setting is as ill-defined as the characters.
A.A. Dowd, AV Club, 2013-04-25