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Francis Gary Powers: The True Story of the U-2 Spy Incident (1976)

TV Movie  -   -  Biography | Drama | History  -  29 September 1976 (USA)
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The story of Francis Gary Powers, a U-2 pilot for the CIA who was shot down in his spy plane over Russia, captured and imprisoned.

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Oliver Powers
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Rudenko
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Barbara Powers
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Bissell
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James Donovan
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Ivan Vasilev
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David Opatoshu ...
Grinev
Charles Robinson ...
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Ida Powers
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The story of Francis Gary Powers, a U-2 pilot for the CIA who was shot down in his spy plane over Russia, captured and imprisoned.

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Low budget but good true story. Shown on the same night as Gulag and shows some true stuff from the Soviet block during the Cold War. Both films worth it.


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