Bridge of Spies
Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg reteam for a true-life espionage tale that premiered at the New York Film Festival. In this historical drama set during the Cold War, a Brooklyn attorney (Tom Hanks) is tasked with negotiating a prisoner exchange between an American pilot who was shot down over the USSR and a Soviet spy serving a 45-year sentence for espionage. Watch the trailer here.
“an absorbing true-life espionage tale very smoothly handled by old pros who know what they’re doing.” -Todd McCarthy –The Hollywood Reporter
“despite the pedigree of those involved, it would be surprising to see this emerge as one of the season’s great successes.” -James Berardinelli –ReelViews