Peter Hubbard is a "sleeper". A KGB agent operating in the U.S. He steals top secret computer microchips to pass over to KGB, but decides to defect and use the microchips to bargain a deal instead. Soon he's caught in a tangled web, were both sides are willing to do everything to get the microchip and the information he possess.
Did You Know?
Early on the movie states that Peter Hubbard is 3rd generation KGB but later in the hotel room he says his father was a welder. See more