Defence of the Realm

Defence of the Realm

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Taut political thriller which presents a disturbing account of British official secrecy. Ambitious journalist Nick Mullen gets the story of a lifetime when an anonymous tip-off leads him to uncover a scandal involving an opposition MP, a call girl and an East German agent. Ultimately it leads Mullen to challenge the Official Secrets Act, propelling him into a sinister government plot.
Starring Gabriel Byrne, Greta Scacchi, Denholm Elliott
Director David Drury