Defense of the Realm (1985)

PG   |    |  Thriller


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After a newspaper reporter helps expose a Member of Parliament as a possible spy, he finds that there's much more to the story than that.

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2 May 2001 | tetsab
7
| Clever stuff
Well put together, and it will not do your paranoia any good at all! (But then, if you're not a bit paranoid, there's something wrong with you!)

Perhaps the characters could do with filling out a little, but on the whole, this is a very well-crafted thriller, to which you have to pay attention, as there are no big info-dumps or exposition: you have to work out a lot for yourself.

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