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.
Tom Hanks said of his co-star Mark Rylance: "What Mark brings to the role is a completely-realized self-assuredness. Mark will not take a moment and throw it completely out, and come in and completely redo it. What Mark will do instead, is construct the character in the... ...
Jim, you should be careful. Careful.
In the 1960's the East Germany government called the Glienicke Bridge for the "Bridge of Unity" or "Brücke Der Einheit", In 1980 the West Berlin government repaired its half of the bridge, and in 1985 the West Berlin government paid two million West German Marks for repairs to the East German half of the bridge in exchange for formally renaming the bridge "Glienicke Bridge" from "Bridge of Unity."
English, German, Russian
$15,371,203 (USA) (18 October 2015)