PG-13 | | Drama, History, Thriller
During the Cold War, an American lawyer is recruited to defend an arrested Soviet spy in court, and then help the CIA facilitate an exchange of the spy for the Soviet captured American U2 spy plane pilot, Francis Gary Powers.
As a child, the 8mm war movies Steven Spielberg made in his backyard, were often set in World War II, a recurring subject in numerous films he would one day direct. Titles ranging from Schindler's List (1993), Saving Private Ryan (1998), and Empire of the Sun (1987), to 1941 (1979) and the "Indiana Jones" films, but until now, none were set in the... ...
You don't even like Powers. Everybody hates Powers. He didn't kill himself and he let the Commies parade him on television. He's the most hated man in America... after Rudolf Abel... and me.
Glienicke Bridge upper portal bracing during the 1960's would had a sign mounted "Brücke Der Einheit," before being removed in 1985.
English, German, Russian
$15,371,203 (USA) (18 October 2015)