Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, UK
Duration: 128 min.
A writer stumbles upon a long-hidden secret when he agrees to help former British Prime Minister Adam Lang complete his memoirs on a remote island after the politician's assistant drowns in a mysterious accident. In director Roman Polanski's tense drama, the author realizes that his discovery threatens some very powerful people who will do anything to ensure that certain episodes from Lang's past remain buried.
atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, serious, suspense, twist ending, cerebral, enigmatic, realistic ...
mystery, investigation, island, political corruption, cia, betrayal, paranoia, corruption, torture, death, politics, assassination, murder, male nudity, chase, adultery, surveillance, assassin, uncover truth, conspiracy, secrets, world politics, espionage, conspiracy theory, twists & turns ...
contemporary, 21st century
new england, usa, london, england, massachusetts, yale university, pakistan ...