eye-in-the-sky

eye-in-the-sky

n. an overhead surveillance camera, usually in a dome; a traffic police helicopter. The cops used an eye-in-the-sky to get the evidence and make the arrest.
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I think it's more scary when you see through the eyes of characters you like, and certainly want to see survive, than see it from what I call the Hollywood Eye-In-The-Sky point of view,'' Spielberg says.