The Courier

The Courier (2021)

"Based on the incredible true story of a businessman turned spy."
TMDb Score
73
PG-13 1 hr 52 minMar 19th, 2021Drama, Thriller

In this true-life spy thriller, an unassuming British businessman Greville Wynne (Benedict Cumberbatch) is recruited into one of the greatest international conflicts in history. At the behest of the UK’s MI-6 and a CIA operative (Rachel Brosnahan), he forms a covert, dangerous partnership with Soviet officer Oleg Penkovsky (Merab Ninidze) in an effort to provide crucial intelligence needed to prevent a nuclear confrontation and defuse the Cuban Missile Crisis.

Director
Dominic Cooke
Starring
Benedict Cumberbatchas Greville Wynne
Merab Ninidzeas Oleg Penkovsky
Rachel Brosnahanas Emily Donovan