Bridge of Spies

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Bridge of Spies (2015)

PG-13 141 min - Thriller, Drama - 15 October 2015

During the Cold War, the Soviet Union captures U.S. pilot Francis Gary Powers after shooting down his U-2 spy plane. Sentenced to 10 years in prison, Powers' only hope is New York lawyer James Donovan, recruited by a CIA operative to negotiate his release. Donovan boards a plane to Berlin, hoping to win the young man's freedom through a prisoner exchange. If all goes well, the Russians would get Rudolf Abel, the convicted spy who Donovan defended in court.

Director:  Steven Spielberg
Writers:  Joel Coen, Ethan Coen, Matt Charman

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Storyline

During the Cold War, the Soviet Union captures U.S. pilot Francis Gary Powers after shooting down his U-2 spy plane. Sentenced to 10 years in prison, Powers' only hope is New York lawyer James Donovan, recruited by a CIA operative to negotiate his release. Donovan boards a plane to Berlin, hoping to win the young man's freedom through a prisoner exchange. If all goes well, the Russians would get Rudolf Abel, the convicted spy who Donovan defended in court.


Collections: Steven Spielberg

Tagline: In the shadow of war, one man showed the world what we stood for.

Genres: Thriller, Drama

Details

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Country:   India United States of America Germany
Language:  Russian, English, German
Release Date:  15 October 2015

Box Office

Budget:  $40,000,000
Revenue:  $165,478,348

Technical Specs

Runtime:  2 h 21 min

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