Little Nikita Poster

Release Date: 1988

DVD Release Date: September 17th, 2002

PG|1 hr 38 min

Plot Summary
Roy Parmenter (Sidney Poitier) is an FBI agent with a long-standing vendetta against a Russian spy named Scuba (Richard Lynch). Now, Scuba is blackmailing the Soviet government by tracking down and assassinating their sleeper agents in the United States. Parmenter discovers that high-school student Jeff Grant (River Phoenix) is the son of two such agents (Caroline Kava, Richard Jenkins), which is a total shock to Jeff. Parmenter must try to track Scuba while also protecting the Grants.

Cast: Sidney Poitier, River Phoenix, Richard Jenkins, Caroline Kava, Richard Bradford, Richard Lynch, Loretta Devine, Lucy Deakins

Director: Richard Benjamin

Genres: Thriller

Production Co: Columbia Pictures Corporation

Keywords: Father, Tense, Pursuit, Office, 1980s, Mother