British agents fight terrorists and assassins in two thrilling spy dramas
In these two complete dramas, the British intelligence service takes on some of its most implacable foes--international terrorists and the Soviet bloc.
The Glory Boys: A joint Palestinian-IRA hit team sets out to kill an Israeli nuclear scientist (Oscar®-winner Rod Steiger, In the Heat of the Night) visiting London--and a British agent (Anthony Perkins, Psycho) is charged with stopping them. Tension builds throughout this finely honed thriller, as hunter becomes hunted and predator turns prey. Joanna Lumley (Shirley Valentine) and Alfred Burke (Public Eye) give terrific supporting performances. Seen on TBS.
The Contract: The British intelligence office calls a former operative back into service to help the Soviets’ leading missile designer escape to the West. In this riveting Cold War drama, the action heats up when family loyalties prove as important as politics. Starring Kevin McNally (Pirates of the Caribbean), Bernard Hepton (Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy), and James Faulkner (The Bank Job).
The Glory Boys contains violence and graphic scenes