The Scorpio File Reviews

December 28, 2018
The nihilistic tone, cynicism towards governmental authority, and nostalgia for a lost age of honor are perfect products of the early '70s atmosphere in which it was made.
September 14, 2017
Conventional double-cross Cold War espionage tale that's exciting but to be a great film could have used a more forceful direction by Michael Winner.
November 28, 2015
The strain of cynicism and paranoia that marked the majority of 70s political thrillers can be found in the effectively dour Scorpio, which feels like a Yankee version of the sort of espionage tales being churned out by John le Carr over in England.
October 9, 2005
July 23, 2005
October 23, 2004
February 16, 2003
July 26, 2002
July 25, 2001