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Bullet to Beijing (1995)

TV Movie  -   -  Action | Drama | Thriller  -  5 April 1997 (USA)
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A retired British spy is called back into service by his government to help prevent North Korea from getting its hands on a deadly virus called "The Red Death."

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When long-time British agent Harry Palmer loses his job because the Cold War is over, he's promptly approached by a Russian bossman, Alex. In St. Petersburg Alex tells Harry of his plan for Russia's future, which is threatened because a deadly biochemical weapon called the Red Death has been stolen from him. He'll pay Harry handsomely to retrieve it. An ex-spy friend tips Harry off that it's being sent to Beijing by train, aboard which we begin to learn whose side everyone's really on. Written by Anonymous

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death | spy | russian | russia | british spy | See more »

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The Ipcress File's Harry Palmer is back.... and the Cold War is heating up again! See more »

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Action | Drama | Thriller

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Rated R for violence, nudity and language | See all certifications »
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Len Deighton's Bullet to Beijing  »

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Nicolai says his father worked for British Intelligence. Nicolai is played by Jason Connery, whose father Sean Connery became famous as British Intelligence spy, James Bond. See more »

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In the end credits roll at the end, Special Effects is spelled "Special Effets". See more »

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Alexei: I'm not being overly dramatic, Mr. Palmer, when I say the fate of the world is in your hands.
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Follows The Ipcress File (1965) See more »

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Welcome back Harry
27 July 1999 | by (Melbourne, Australia) – See all my reviews

Thankyou, thankyou, Mr Caine. The collapse of the cold war has somewhat put an end to our spy stories, but I was thrilled to get another Harry story. I have a little trouble coping with the slap stick humour in this movie. ( Perhaps I'm just two stiffer upper lip) Regard less loved it.


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