Source Code

Make every second count


Source Code
Hollywood takes a step back to serious sci-fi. Based on time travel, our hero is a soldier who is sent back time and again onto a train which explodes. His task is to find the terrorist responsible, but he only has eight minutes on each mission to find the culprit. Each trip brings him closer to the truth, but what happens if he manages to prevent the explosion altogether?

93 minutes.
No persons under 13 (Violence).
Detective/Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller.

Showtimes

Now what?
Now what?

Credits

Cast
Jake Gyllenhaal, Michelle Monaghan, Vera Farmiga, Jeffrey Wright, Michael Arden, Cas Anvar, Russell Peters
Director
Duncan Jones
ScreenplayBen Ripley
MusicChris Bacon
CinematographyDon Burgess
EditingPaul HIrsch
Sound formatsDolby Digital, DTS
SoundtrackAvailable
SA distributorNu Metro
Made in2011
Produced byVendôme Pictures. The Mark Gordon Company

Official Site | IMDB page | FPB Report | ScreenIt Report
Scroll down for embedded trailer

Film and Publications Board (FPB) Report (SA)

GenreScience fiction, thriller
LanguageInfrequent, mild
NudityNone
SexNone
ViolenceInfrequent, moderate
PrejudiceNone
BlasphemyNone
Drug abuseNone
CommentsNone
These details are supplied by the FPB. If you have a problem with any of the above, please take it up directly with the FPB. Read the Classification Guidelines.

ScreenIt Report (USA)

Sex / Nudity
3
Violence
5
Blood / Gore / Gross
4
Guns / Weapons
5
Profanity
4
Alcohol / Drugs
1
Smoking
0
Disrespectful / Bad Attitude
5
Imitative Behaviour
4
Frightening / Tense Scenes
4
Jump Scenes
2
Tense Family Scenes
4
Music (Scary/Tense)
4
Music (Inappropriate)
0
Topics to talk about
4


Ratings

Scale (Max)20

What the Critics say

Cape Argus / The Star
Latoya Newman quote iconTime travel for the thinking man
10
Die Burger
Jeanne Calitz quote iconVergeet van verstaan, geniet liefs die aksie
10
Cape Times
Christy Lemire quote iconTrain of thought jumps track
10
Box Office
Pete Hammond quote iconA Hitchcockian thriller with a bit of Unstoppable and a little Unknown, Source Code is a pulse-pounding flick.
13
Chicago Sunday Times
Roger Ebert quote iconHere's a movie where you forgive the preposterous because it takes you to the perplexing.
18
eye Weekly
Jason Anderson quote iconSource Code is too messy and convoluted to satisfy as a synapse-scrambler on the order of its own unofficial source material.
5
ReelViews
James Berardinelli quote iconSource Code is what might happen if one cross-bred Groundhog Day with 24 and The Matrix.
15
ScreenIt
C. Fuchs
15
Metacritic.com
41 critics
15
Rottentomatoes critics
215 critics
15
Rottentomatoes tomatometer
Tomatometer quote iconFinding the human story amidst the action, director Duncan Jones and charming Jake Gyllenhaal craft a smart, satisfying sci-fi thriller.
18

What the People say

Internet
22103 Netizens
14

Average .. 66%

13

Trailer






Xax International logo
 Xax International
 2019
 All rights reserved.