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Yuri Nosenko, KGB (1986)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  7 September 1986 (USA)
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This film tells the true-life story of Yuri Nosenko, a top Soviet KGB agent who defected to the West at the height of the Cold War in 1962.

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Steve Daley
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Jerry Tyler
Oleg Rudnik ...
Yuri Nosenko
Edwin M. Adams ...
John Collins (as Edwin Adams)
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Don Fisher
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Guard
Dani Dalain ...
Interpreter
Michael DeSanto ...
Counsel
Dan Dimmick ...
Guard
Phil Gaines ...
Chairman
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David Hammond ...
CIA Escort
David Healy ...
Newscaster
James Hornbeck ...
James McDonald
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This film tells the true-life story of Yuri Nosenko, a top Soviet KGB agent who defected to the West at the height of the Cold War in 1962.

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Very good Cold War spy thriller.

This well directed spy drama is based on the transcripts of public hearings, interviews, and published sources relating to the defection of KGB agent Yuri Nosenko in 1962. The gaps where direct evidence was unavailable were filled in by the film makers. Tommy Lee Jones gives a tremendous performance as CIA agent Steve Daley. Oleg Rudnik is also good as Nesenko.


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