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History Is Made at Night (1999)

R  |   |  Action, Comedy, Romance  |  22 October 1999 (Finland)
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A romantic suspense-comedy about CIA agent Harry (Bill Pullman) and SVR agent Natasha (Irene Jacob) fighting to save the world, their lives and secret love in the post cold war Helsinki.

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Romanov (as Feodor Atkine)
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A romantic suspense-comedy about CIA agent Harry (Bill Pullman) and SVR agent Natasha (Irene Jacob) fighting to save the world, their lives and secret love in the post cold war Helsinki.

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Rated R for strong sexuality, and for violence and language | See all certifications »
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Great Fun movie
9 January 2003 | by (san francisco, california) – See all my reviews

This is one of the most enjoyable movies I have seen in a long time. Also great scenes of real Finland, not some other place pretending to be Finland. Bill Pullman and and Irene Jacob have great chemistry.


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