The Courier

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Release Date: March 26, 2021 (limited)

On DVD/VOD: June 1, 2021

1h 51m | Thriller

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
Studio: Elevation Pictures
Producer(s): Adam Ackland, Ben Browning, Ben Pugh, James Barker, Rory Aitken
Cast: Benedict Cumberbatch, Rachel Brosnahan, Jessie Buckley, Merab Ninidze, Alicia Agneson, Craig Conway, Lee Charles
Writer(s): Tom O'Connor
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