Bridge of Spies
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6 Nominations / 1 Win
Year 2015
Director Steven Spielberg
Writer Matt Charman, Ethan Coen, Joel Coen
Starring Tom Hanks, Mark Rylance, Alan Alda
88th Academy Awards

Bridge of Spies is a 2015 American historical drama film directed by Steven Spielberg from a screenplay written by Matt Charman, Ethan Coen and Joel Coen. The film stars Tom Hanks, Mark Rylance, Scott Shepherd, Amy Ryan, and Alan Alda. The film was released by Touchstone Pictures.




The story of James Donovan, a Brooklyn lawyer who finds himself thrust into the center of the Cold War when the CIA sends him on the near-impossible task to negotiate the release of a captured American U-2 pilot. A story inspired by true events that captures the essence of a man who risked everything and vividly brings his personal journey to life.




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