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A riveting tale in which a British publisher and a beautiful Russian editor are sucked into the deadly world of espionage.
Genres Drama, Action, Romance
Director Fred Schepisi
Starring Sean Connery, Michelle Pfeiffer, Roy Scheider, James Fox View More
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Movie Summary

A riveting tale in which a British publisher and a beautiful Russian editor are sucked into the deadly world of espionage.
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Movie Details

Genres Drama, Action, Romance
Director Fred Schepisi
Starring Sean Connery, Michelle Pfeiffer, Roy Scheider, James Fox, John Mahoney, Klaus Maria Brandauer, Michael Kitchen, Ken Russell, J.T. Walsh
Studio Name MGM
Release Date 1990
VUDU Release Date 10/23/2008
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Running Time 123 minutes
Language English
Audio Tracks SD/Enhanced Widescreen, Dolby Digital

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