The Looking Glass War

Overview

In this Cold War espionage-thriller, adapted from the novel of John Le Carre, two veteran British intelligence operatives, Leclerc (Ralph Richardson) and Haldane (Paul Rogers), recruit a young Polish defector (Christopher Jones) to check on some missiles in East Germany. Avery (Anthony Hopkins) is the British agent assigned to help him to cross the East German border. Once behind the Iron Curtain, the recruit meets a sympathetic German girl (Pia Degermark) who tries to help him to evade the East German secret ...
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Overview

In this Cold War espionage-thriller, adapted from the novel of John Le Carre, two veteran British intelligence operatives, Leclerc (Ralph Richardson) and Haldane (Paul Rogers), recruit a young Polish defector (Christopher Jones) to check on some missiles in East Germany. Avery (Anthony Hopkins) is the British agent assigned to help him to cross the East German border. Once behind the Iron Curtain, the recruit meets a sympathetic German girl (Pia Degermark) who tries to help him to evade the East German secret police and to complete his assignment.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/7/2012
  • UPC: 043396408715
  • Original Release: 1969
  • Source: Sony Pictures Home
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 51,779

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Christopher Jones Leiser
Pia Degermark The Girl
Ralph Richardson LeClerc
Paul Rogers Haldane
Anthony Hopkins Avery
Susan George Susan
Maxine Audley Babs Leclerc
Guy Deghy Fritsche
Angela Down Chelsea Girl
John Franklin Pine
Frederick Jaeger Captain Lansen
Sylvia Langova East German Woman
Russell Lewis Avery's Child
Anna Massey Avery's Wife
Paul Maxwell CIA Man
Ray McAnally Starr
Alan McClelland Doctor
Vivian Pickles Mrs. King
Michael Robbins Truck Driver
David Scheuer Russian Officer
Cyril Shaps East German Detective
Peter Swanwick Peerson
Robert Urquhart Johnson
Ernst Walder Radio Engineer
Timothy West Taylor
Robert Wilde English Policeman
Patrick Wright Vopo
Technical Credits
Frank Pierson Director, Adaptation, Screenwriter
Austin Dempster Cinematographer
Mike J. Frankovich Producer
Ernest Gasser Makeup
Willy Kemplen Editor
Terence Marsh Art Director, Production Designer
Angela Morley Score Composer
Wally Stott Score Composer
John Box Producer
Dinah Greet Costumes/Costume Designer
David Tringham Asst. Director
John Cox Sound/Sound Designer
John le Carre Source Author
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Looking Glass War
1. Chapter 1 [9:59]
2. Chapter 2 [10:00]
3. Chapter 3 [10:00]
4. Chapter 4 [10:00]
5. Chapter 5 [10:00]
6. Chapter 6 [10:00]
7. Chapter 7 [10:00]
8. Chapter 8 [10:00]
9. Chapter 9 [9:59]
10. Chapter 10 [10:00]
11. Chapter 11 [7:06]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Looking Glass War
   Menu Group #1 with 11 chapter(s) covering 01:47:06
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