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Bridge of Spies

Drama, Thriller

Bridge of Spies

Director: Steven Spielberg
Starring Alan Alda, Amy Ryan, Mark Rylance, Scott Shepherd, Sebastian Koch, Tom Hanks


A dramatic thriller set against the backdrop of a series of historic events, BRIDGE OF SPIES tells the story of James Donovan (Hanks), a Brooklyn lawyer who finds himself thrust into the centre of the Cold War when the CIA sends him on the near-impossible task to negotiate the release of a captured American U-2 pilot. Screenwriters Matt Charman and Ethan Coen & Joel Coen have woven this remarkable experience in Donovan's life into a story inspired by true events that captures the essence of a man who risked everything and vividly brings his personal journey to life.