Enigma

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Director:
Michael Apted
Released:
Unknown
Rating:
R
ENIGMA is an exciting tale of love, espionage, patriotism and betrayal set during World War II fromacclaimed director Michael Apted (Enough), Oscar(r)-winning screenwriter Tom Stoppard (Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen: Shakespeare in Love, 1998) and produced by rock star Mick Jagger and "Saturday Night Live" creator Lorne Michaels. Still reeling from the devastating disappearance of his lover Claire, (Saffron Burrows - Time Code), brilliant code-breaker Tom Jericho, (Dougray Scott - Mission Impossible II), is summoned to Britain's top-secret intelligence campus. There,he faces his toughest assignment - cracking the Nazis' infamous ENIGMA code. With the help of Claire's roommate Hester, (Oscar(r) nominee Kate Winslet - Best Actress in a Leading Role: Titanic, 1997; Best Actress in a Supporting Role: Sense and Sensibility, 1995 and Iris, 2001), and with a ruthless secret agent, (Jeremy Northam - Gosford Park), in hot pursuit, the two must piece together the puzzlethat links Claire's disappearance to U-boats closing in on Allied cargo ships and a mass grave in Poland.moreless

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  • 90

    Los Angeles Times Kevin Thomas

    It is such a grand, romantic entertainment that it sweeps the viewer along in its swiftly escalating suspense.

  • 80

    Variety Joe Leydon

    Intelligent, involving and intricately plotted thriller.

  • 40

    The New York Times Dana Stevens

    The mystery of Enigma is how a rich historical subject, combined with so much first-rate talent -- a highly capable (if not always exciting) director, a fine English cast, a script...

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    Drama, Suspense

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    Military & War, Thrillers, Love & Romance