Man on a String Poster

Release Date: 1960

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 32 min

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

Keywords: Transformation, Quest, Gritty, 1960s, Office, Dark