Bridge of Spies

In a world on the brink, the difference between war and peac was one honest man.


Bridge of Spies
Based on true events, with some artistic licence. We follow a Brooklyn lawyer (who actually had ties to the forerunner of the CIA) who finds himself thrust into the center of the Cold War when the CIA sends him to Berlin to negotiate with the Russians for the release of a captured American U-2 pilot.

141 minutes.
Parental Guidance 10-12.
Biographical, Drama, Period piece, Thriller.

Showtimes

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Credits

Cast
Tom Hanks, Mark Rylance, Amy Ryan, Alan Alda
Director
Steven Spielberg
ScreenplayMatt Charman, Ethan Coen, Joel Coen
MusicThomas Newman
CinematographyJanusz Kaminski
EditingMichael Kahn
Sound formatsDolby Digital, Datasat
SoundtrackAvailable
Made in2015
Produced byAmblin Entertainment, DreamWorks SKG, Fox 2000 Pictures, Marc Platt Productions, Participant Media, Reliance Entertainment, Studio Babelsberg, TSG Entertainment

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Film and Publications Board (FPB) Report (SA)

GenreThriller
LanguageMild impact and infrequent
NudityNone
SexNone
ViolenceMild to moderate, infrequent
PrejudiceNone
BlasphemyNone
Drug abuseNone
Comments
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ScreenIt Report (USA)

Sex / Nudity
1
Violence
4
Blood / Gore / Gross
0
Guns / Weapons
4
Profanity
4
Alcohol / Drugs
3
Smoking
4
Disrespectful / Bad Attitude
4
Imitative Behaviour
1
Frightening / Tense Scenes
4
Jump Scenes
3
Tense Family Scenes
3
Music (Scary/Tense)
4
Music (Inappropriate)
0
Topics to talk about
4

CommonSenseMedia Report (USA)

Suggested age limit
13 +
Positive messages
3
Positive role models
3
Violence
3
Sex
0
Language
3
Consumerism
0
Drinking, drugs, smoking
2

Ratings

Scale (Max)20

What the Critics say

Cape Argus / The Star
Lara de Matos quote iconIt got heated in the Cold War.
10
Die Burger
Paul Boekkooi quote iconKoue Oorlog kry weer lewe of skerm. Spielberg en Hanks hier op hul stukke.
20
Cape Times
Todd McCarthy quote iconIntriguing spy games.
15
ScreenIt
Jim Judy quote iconA solidly told but never quite spectacular cinematic offering.
13
Metacritic.com
46 critics
16
Rottentomatoes critics
199 critics
16
Rottentomatoes tomatometer
Tomatometer quote icon Bridge of Spies finds new life in Hollywood's classic Cold War espionage thriller formula, thanks to reliably outstanding work from Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks.
18
Movie Review Query Engine
MRQE critics quote icon
15
CommonSenseMedia
Staff evaluation quote iconCold War thriller focuses on tension over action.
15

What the People say

Metacritic.com users
108 users
16
Rottentomatoes users
28258 users
16
Internet
13384 Netizens
16

Average .. 78%

16

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