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 Jeremy Coward / ... (4 episodes, 1991)
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 Albert Robinson / ... (4 episodes, 1991)
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 Victor Chekhov (4 episodes, 1991)
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 Andrei Zorin (4 episodes, 1991)
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 Maj. Nina Grishina (4 episodes, 1991)
Christopher Rozycki ...
 Oleg Petrovski (4 episodes, 1991)
Richard Huw ...
 Igor Kostov (4 episodes, 1991)
Alan David ...
 K1 (4 episodes, 1991)
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 George Wetherby (4 episodes, 1991)
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 Bill Sullivan (4 episodes, 1991)
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 Karl Richfield (4 episodes, 1991)
Annie Hulley ...
 Sandra Robinson (4 episodes, 1991)
Candida Gubbins ...
 Alison (4 episodes, 1991)
Jane Nash ...
 Serena (4 episodes, 1991)
Tara Moohan ...
 Sharon Robinson (4 episodes, 1991)
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 Elsie (3 episodes, 1991)
Andrzej Borkowski ...
 Doctor (3 episodes, 1991)
Ian Taylor ...
 Gary Robinson (3 episodes, 1991)
Spencer Ridgway ...
 Wayne Robinson (3 episodes, 1991)
Paul Maxwell ...
 Barrington Cabot (2 episodes, 1991)
James Smith ...
 Roger Stanley (2 episodes, 1991)
John Flanagan ...
 Bob Riley (2 episodes, 1991)
Andrew McCulloch ...
 Donald (2 episodes, 1991)
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 Rev. David Bancroft (2 episodes, 1991)
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 Policeman (2 episodes, 1991)
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Amidst the thaw of glasnost, the Kremlin discovers that two Soviet agents, sent to England under deep cover in 1965, have been "lost." A beautiful and ambitious Russian agent, sent to London to track them down, becomes embroiled in a tangle of CIA, KGB and MI-5 plots and counter-plots as the two lost agents, now utterly assimilated, try to avoid detection. Written by Karen Green <klg19@columbia.edu>

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One of the best mini-series I've ever seen. When, O when will it be available on DVD?
31 August 2002 | by (Perth., Western Australia) – See all my reviews

This miniseries regarding the cold war is probable the best you are ever likely to see. It is both serious and hilarious at the same time. The stars are all excellent, particularly Michael Gough. I do not know of any other serious-comedy that can hold your attention. make you laugh; keep you under suspense, all at the same time.


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