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Plot Summary
During the height of the Cold War, espionage between the United States and the Soviet Union runs rampant. In the middle of it all, Boris Mitrov (Ernest Borgnine) -- who was born in Russia but became a U.S. citizen -- turns against his adopted country to become a spy for the communists. However, Mitrov's spy network is compromised, leading the CIA to easily capture him. Fortunately for Mitrov, the CIA wants to use his abilities to make him a counterspy for the U.S.

Cast: Ernest Borgnine , Kerwin Mathews , Colleen Dewhurst , Alexander Scourby , Glenn Corbett , Hanna Landy , Vladimir Sokoloff , Friedrich Joloff

Director: Andre de Toth

Genres: Thriller

Man on a String (1960)

Release Date: January 1st, 1960|1 hr. 32 min.

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