Ratings

TMDB Rating 6.5
IMDB Rating 6.6
RottenTomatoes Rating 100%

Financials

Revenue: $750,000

Budget: $0

Profit: + $750,000


Movie Details

Tag Line: Just how far will a government go to hide the truth?

Status: Released

Average Rating: 7

Release Date: Sep 6, 1986

Rating: PG

Run Time: 1h 36m

Original Language: English

Website: -

Production Countries: United Kingdom

Production Companies: Enigma Productions , The Rank Organisation , National Film Finance Corporation (NFFC) , Hemdale


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Synopsis

A reporter Mullen 'stumbles' on a story linking a prominent Member of Parliament to a KGB agent. In fact it is also linked to a near Nuclear disaster involving a teenage runaway and an Americal USAF base. Has there been a Government cover-up,Mullen teams up with Vernon Bayliss, an old hack, and Nina Beckam the MP's assistant to find out the truth.


Main Cast

Gabriel Byrne

Gabriel Byrne

Nicholas 'Nick' Mullen

Age : 70 | Popularity : 18%

Greta Scacchi

Greta Scacchi

Nina Beckman

Age : 60 | Popularity : 14%

Denholm Elliott

Denholm Elliott

Vernon Bayliss

Age : 70 | Popularity : 7%

Ian Bannen

Ian Bannen

Dennis Markham

Age : 71 | Popularity : 7%

Fulton Mackay

Fulton Mackay

Victor Kingsbrook

Age : 64 | Popularity : 3%

Bill Paterson

Bill Paterson

Jack Macleod

Age : 74 | Popularity : 13%

David Calder

David Calder

Harry Champion

Age : 73 | Popularity : 16%

Frederick Treves

Frederick Treves

Arnold Reece

Age : N/A | Popularity : 3%


Crew

Department Role Name
Camera Director of Photography
Roger Deakins
Roger Deakins
Still Photographer
Stephen Morley
Stephen Morley
Production Casting
Mary Selway
Mary Selway
Executive Producer
David Puttnam
David Puttnam
Producer
Lynda Myles
Lynda Myles
Robin Douet
Robin Douet
Writing Writer
Martin Stellman
Martin Stellman
Costume & Make-Up Costume Design
Louise Frogley
Louise Frogley
Art Production Design
Roger Murray-Leach
Roger Murray-Leach
Set Decoration
Harry Cordwell
Harry Cordwell
Art Direction
Diana Charnley
Diana Charnley
Directing Director
David Drury
David Drury
Script Supervisor
Ene Watts
Ene Watts
Crew Driver
Geoff King
Geoff King
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