Inside the Dire! On-Air Review of ‘Outside the Wire’

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CHICAGO – Patrick McDonald of appears on “The Morning Mess” with Dan Baker on WBGR-FM (Monroe, Wisconsin) on January 15th, 2020, reviewing the new film “Outside the Wire,” streaming on Netflix beginning January 15th, 2021.

The year is 2036 and Eastern Europe is in chaos. A warlord is seeking control of old Russian nukes, with the codes locked in a vault in the Ukraine. When a drone pilot named Harp (Damon Idris) kills Marines during an air strike, he is reassigned to Captain Leo (Anthony Mackie), whose secret is he’s a robot android designed for warfare. Together they have to infiltrate the warlord’s headquarters “outside the wire,” with the help of an insider informant (Emily Beecham).

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Patrick McDonald of reviewed “Outside the Wire” during the Morning Mess with Dan Baker on WBGR-FM, Monroe, Wisconsin, January 14th, 2020, …

“Outside the Wire” is available to stream on Netflix beginning January 15th. Featuring Anthony Mackie, Damon Idris, Emily Beecham, Michael Kelly and Pilou Asbaek. Written by Rowan Athale and Rob Yescombe. Directed by Michael Hafstrom. Rated “R” senior staff writer Patrick McDonald

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