When long-time British agent Harry Palmer loses his job because the Cold War is over, a Russian boss man, Alex, promptly approaches him. In St. Petersburg. Alex tells Harry of his plan for Russia's future, which is threatened because a deadly biochemical weapon called the Red Death, has been stolen from him. He'll pay Harry to retrieve it. An ex-spy friend tips Harry off that it's being sent to Beijing by train, aboard which we begin to learn whose side everyone's really on.
Cast: Michael Caine, Mia Sara, Michael Gambon
Directed By: George Mihalka
Run Time: 122 mins