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Drama Action & Adventure 19661h 46mOn: Rent or Buy Only Country: France 

Professor Bower, an American physicist, is effectively blackmailed by a shady CIA agent named Adams to help the CIA obtain secret microfilm from a defecting Russian scientist. The reluctant Bower travels to East Germany undercover as an antiques collector where he encounters Heinzmann, an East German fellow physicist, who is also a secret agent. Heinzmann is aware of Bower's meeting with Adams and his intention to steal the microfilm, however their mutual respect for one another's tactics complicate the proceedings.The Defector featuring Montgomery Clift and Hardy Krüger is available for rent or purchase on VUDU. It's an action & adventure and drama movie with an average IMDb audience rating of 5.7 (688 votes).

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Raoul Lévy


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#137,762 Ranked Movie

#22838 Ranked in Thriller Movies

#25352 Ranked in Action & Adventure Movies

#64010 Ranked in Drama Movies

The Defector has an average IMDb audience rating of 5.7 (688 votes). The movie is not at all popular with Reelgood users lately.

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