The Spy Who Came in from the Cold | reviewed by: Lee Weber | October 29, 2013
entertainment value
#Criterion does it again with this superb choice. Dark and ruthless, this spy film is one of the best I have ever seen.
genre Drama | Thriller
synopsis British agent Alec Leamas refuses to come in from the cold war during the 1960s, choosing to face another mission, which may prove to be his final one.
lead actors Richard Burton | Claire Bloom | Oskar Werner | Sam Wanamaker | Jiří Voskovec | Rupert Davies | Cyril Cusack | Peter van Eyck | Michael Hordern | Robert Hardy | Bernard Lee | Beatrix Lehmann | Esmond Knight | Niall MacGinnis | Scott Finch | Anne Blake | George Mikell | Richard Marner | Warren Mitchell | Steve Plytas | Tom Stern
director Martin Ritt