The Russia House Reviews

September 7, 2011
January 1, 2000
December 19, 1990
June 5, 2019
Eschews the chase scenes and shoot-outs usually associated with espionage thrillers for dazzling wordplay, character-driven intrigue, and a strong emotional core,
July 30, 2016
Connery and Pfeiffer are excellent, but much of the film's pleasure comes from watching consummate pros filling out the roles of various bureaucrats, among them James Fox, Roy Scheider and director Ken Russell (looking like Bernie Sanders with bedhead).
September 2, 2007
Smart and glossy, but it has too many sluggish moments to maintain its few high points.
March 24, 2007
July 2, 2005
June 9, 2005
July 3, 2003