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Release Date: 1987

DVD Release Date: May 16th, 2006

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 37 min

Plot Summary
Canadian expatriate housewife Barbara Jackson (Ellen Burstyn) and her husband, Bob (Ronald Hines), are shocked out of their 1960s suburban malaise when British intelligence agent Stewart (Alan Bates) shows up at their door and wants to use their house for a stakeout. Stewart reveals that their neighbor Helen Schaefer (Teri Garr) and her husband, Peter (Daniel Benzali), are undercover KGB spies, and Barbara must choose between friendship and patriotism. The film is based on real events.

Cast: Ellen Burstyn, Teri Garr, Alan Bates, Sammi Davis, Ronald Hines, Clive Swift, Daniel Benzali, Peter Schofield

Director: Anthony Page

Genres: Drama

Keywords: England, Mystery, Friendship, Husband, Melodramatic, 1960s, Fall, House


Nominated Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie
Nominated Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries, Movie or Dramatic Special