A Most Wanted Man
Director: Anton Corbijn
Writer: Andrew Bovell
Cast: Philip Seymour Hoffman, Rachel McAdams, Willem Dafoe, Robin Wright, , Grigoriy Dobrygin, Nina Hoss, Daniel Brühl
Based on the novel by John le Carré's
When a half-Chechen, half-Russian, brutally tortured immigrant turns up in Hamburg’s Islamic community, laying claim to his father’s ill-gotten fortune, both German and US security agencies take a close interest: as the clock ticks down and the stakes rise, the race is on to establish this most wanted man’s true identity - oppressed victim or destruction-bent extremist?
Based on John le Carré's novel, A Most Wanted Man is a contemporary, cerebral tale of intrigue, love, rivalry, and politics that prickles with tension right through to its last heart-stopping scene.