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The Courier (2020)

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PG-13 | | Thriller | 28 August 2020 (USA)
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Releases August 28, 2020
Cold War spy Greville Wynne and his Russian source try to put an end to the Cuban Missile Crisis.

Director:

Dominic Cooke

Writer:

Tom O'Connor
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Credited cast:
Rachel Brosnahan ... Emily Donovan
Benedict Cumberbatch ... Greville Wynne
Jessie Buckley ... Sheila Wynne
Eysteinn Sigurðarson ... Curt
Merab Ninidze ... Oleg Penkovsky
Angus Wright ... Dickie Franks
Bern Collaço ... Sheremetyevo Airport Plane Passenger
Russell Balogh ... US Embassy Marine
Miles Richardson ... Golf Executive
Elina Alminas ... Doctor
Joseph Balderrama ... Robbie
Jonathan Harden ... Leonard
Kirill Pirogov ... Oleg Gribanov
Laurel Lefkow ... Guest at US Embassy
Marian Lorencik ... Vladimir Russian trade delegate

Why Rachel Brosnahan Is All About the Period Piece

Rachel Brosnahan joins director Dominic Cooke and co-star Merab Ninidze to explore the connection between the fantasy and history as they detail their story of a Cold War spy.

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Cold War spy Greville Wynne and his Russian source try to put an end to the Cuban Missile Crisis.

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Rated PG-13 for violence, partial nudity, brief strong language, and smoking throughout | See all certifications »

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My favorite at Sundance
11 February 2020 | by carlzimmermannSee all my reviews

Loved this movie. I saw 28 films this year and this was my favorite. It's always good when it's based on a true story and involves an ordinary guy thrust into an extraordinary role. Qualifications for saving the world? He can drink.


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