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About the Movie
In 1967, during the height of the Cold War, two young CIA agents (Matt Johnson and Owen Williams) go undercover at NASA to investigate a possible Russian mole. In disguise as documentary filmmakers, they tap phones and break into offices while purporting to learn more about the Apollo project. But when they end up uncovering a shocking NASA secret — and a major government cover-up — they decide to embark on a new mission that puts their own lives at risk.
Rotten Tomatoes Movie Reviews
- Reviews Counted: 55
- Fresh: 38
- Rotten: 17
- Average Rating: 6.4/10
Top Critics' Reviews
Fresh: "Operation Avalanche" weaves well-known conspiracy theories into a goofily entertaining satire of youthful ambition co-opted as a tool of government intrigue.
Rotten: Johnson, who's not even 30, is undoubtedly a talent to watch (major studios have already come calling), but Operation Avalanche is a small step rather than a giant leap.
Fresh: It's as dizzying as it sounds, but more the fun-house version of disorienting.
Fresh: Think Christopher Guest crossed with the Jackass guys.
Weird, funny, thrilling
This is a rare flick. Thrilling. Worth the watch!
Underrated and worth the watch
More than just a found footage flick
We need more films like this
Fantastic and infinitely engaging film. There is insane talent behind this movie. The quality is visible regardless of what confusion was to be dealt with in production. A very fun watch, although some people seem to unecessarily take the content to heart. Super awesome, Love it.