R | | Biography, Crime, Drama
The true story of a disillusioned military contractor employee and his drug pusher childhood friend who became walk-in spies for the Soviet Union.
The picture has been notable and memorable for featuring the David Bowie sung song "This Is Not America" which was written and performed by Bowie and the Pat Metheny Group (See Pat Metheny).
Can't you admit that just once, I was right about something?
At the border crossing, "Snowman's" Mustang has the license plate "213-IMW" but on the computer terminal in the field marked "plate number" the U.S. border guard enters "NRQ410" (echoed back on the screen as "NNRRQQ441100") which is clearly the wrong plate. NRQ could stand for "NARCOTICS" as sort of an in joke by the producers.
$2,358,846 (USA) (27 January 1985)