The Russia House Poster

Release Date: May 1st, 2005

DVD Release Date: December 26th, 2001

R|2 hr 3 min

Plot Summary
While visiting Moscow, British publisher Barley Blair (Sean Connery) learns of a manuscript detailing the Soviet Union's nuclear missile capabilities. British intelligence and the CIA consider the book to contain crucial information and recruit Blair to investigate its editor, Katya Orlova (Michelle Pfeiffer). As Blair learns the origin of the manuscript and discovers Russian military secrets, he falls in love with Katya and fights to protect her family.

Cast: Sean Connery, Michelle Pfeiffer, Roy Scheider, James Fox, John Mahoney, Michael Kitchen, J.T. Walsh, Ken Russell

Director: Fred Schepisi

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Pathé Entertainment

Keywords: Love, Gripping, 1990s


Nominated Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama