• The Catcher Was a Spy (2018)

The Catcher Was a Spy

Release Date: June 22nd, 2018

DVD Release Date: October 2nd, 2018

R |1 hr 34 min

Plot Summary

Major League Baseball player Moe Berg lives a double life as a spy for the Office of Strategic Services during World War II.

Cast: Paul Rudd, Mark Strong, Guy Pearce, Paul Giamatti, Sienna Miller, Jeff Daniels, Tom Wilkinson, Giancarlo Giannini

Director: Ben Lewin

Genres: Thriller , Historical drama , Biography

Production Co: Animus Films, PalmStar Media, Serena Films

Ratings & Reviews

  • 45
    Film Journal International

    The game plan seems to be to make the film as impenetrable as possible so no one will notice it is actually flatlining over pretty familiar turf. show more

  • 49
    William BibbianiTheWrap

    Berg’s life is a natural for the movies, but it’s difficult to imagine how the film we got out of it turned out so dramatically inert. show more

  • 70
    John DeForeThe Hollywood Reporter

    This is a very enjoyable middle-of-the-road adventure, especially for moviegoers willing to see just about anything starring Rudd. show more

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