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Watch: Tom Hanks Must Avoid an Act of War in Tense ‘Bridge of Spies’ Clip

Watch: Tom Hanks Must Avoid an Act of War in Tense 'Bridge of Spies' Clip


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With just a week to go before the release of Steven Spielberg’s well-reviewed historical drama “Bridge of Spies,” DreamWorks has unveiled a taut new clip from the film featuring Tom Hanks in master negotiator mode. 

Written by Matt Charman and the Coen brothers, “Spies” is a dramatic wartime thriller that tells the story of James Donovan (Hanks), 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 U2 pilot.

The movie also stars Mark Rylance, Amy Ryan, Alan Alda, Scott Shepard and Billy Magnussen. “Bridge of Spies” opens October 16.

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