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Defence of the Realm (1985)  link to Defence of the Realm on IMDb  

Number: 114

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IMDb Rating:
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6.7/10

Country: UK, 96 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Thriller

Director(s): David Drury

Cast: Gabriel Byrne, Greta Scacchi, Denholm Elliott, Ian Bannen, Fulton Mackay, Bill Paterson, David Calder, Frederick Treves, Robbie Coltrane, Annabel Leventon

Medium: Original DVD,

Plot Outline: A reporter Mullen 'stumbles' on a story linking a prominent Member of Parliament to a KGB agent. In fact it is also linked to a near Nuclear disaster involving a teenage runaway and an Americal USAF base. Has there been a Government cover-up,Mullen teams up with Vernon Bayliss, an old hack, and Nina Beckam the MP's assistant to find out the truth.

Comments: Daily Mail Freebie

Location: Library

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1