Bridge of Spies Bridge of Spies In the cold war, a lawyer, James B. Donovan is recruited by the CIA and involved in an intense negotiation mission to release and exchange a CIA U-2 spy-plane pilot, Francis G. Powers. The pilot was arrested alive after his plane was shot down by the Soviet Union during a mission and stays in the company of a KGB intelligence officer, Rudolf Abel, who was arrested for espionage in the US. Release :  16 October 2015 (USA) Rating :   7.6/10 Country :  USA | Germany | India Stars :   Tom Hanks, Mark Rylance, Alan Alda via Blogger reading Bridge of Spies