Frederick Forsyth Presents
Six gripping made-for-TV espionage thrillers from the mind of "The Day of the Jackal" author Frederick Forsyth are presented in this three-disc set. The action begins with "A Casualty Of War" (1989), as an SAS agent (David Threlfall) catches wind of a plot by Libyan strongman Qaddafi; a CIA agent's (Beau Bridges) holiday is interrupted by "Just Another Secret" (1989); a "Little Piece Of Sunshine" (1990) finds a Scotland Yard inspector (Larry Lamb) on the case of an island governor who's been murdered; "Death Has A Bad Reputation" (1990), especially when it comes to infamous terrorist Carlos "the Jackal" (Tony Lo Bianco); Mike Farrell and Peter Egan star in "The Price Of The Bride" (1990), the tale of a shady KGB defector; "Pride And Extreme Prejudice" (1990) hound an ex-agent (Brian Dennehy) both the Yanks and the Russians fear has gone rogue. 9 hrs. total. Standard; Soundtrack: English.
- Tom Clegg, Lawrence Gordon-Clark, James Cellan Jones, Ian Sharp
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: Beau Bridges, David Threlfall, Frederick Forsyth, Shelley Hack, Brian Dennehy, Kenneth Cranham, Amanda Burton, Richard Hope, Lisa Eichhorn, Beatie Edney, Clarke Peters, James Faulkner, Leonie Mellinger, Simon Cadell, Enn Reitel, Nadim Sawalha, Malcolm Storry, Alan Howard, Timothy Kightley, Sabina Trooger, Bill Bailey, Richard Kane, Michael J Shannon, David Howey, Vincent Murphy... More