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R| 1 hr. 46 min.

Plot Summary
Stephen Ward (John Hurt) regularly employs attractive young women as professional party guests to impress his influential friends in the British government. One of these women (Joanne Whalley-Kilmer) has affairs with both Britain's Minister of War John Profumo (Ian McKellen) and Eugene Ivanov (Jeroen Krabbe), a supposed spy for the Soviet Union. When the affairs are made public, the resulting scandal costs many people their political careers, and someone's life. Based on a true story.

Cast: John Hurt , Joanne Whalley-Kilmer , Bridget Fonda , Ian McKellen , Leslie Phillips , Britt Ekland , Roland Gift , Jeroen Krabbe

Director: Michael Caton-Jones

Genres: Docudrama

Scandal (1989)

Release Date: April 28th, 1989|1 hr. 46 min.

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