Release of the Weekend – “Bridge of Spies”

This weekend sees the teaming up of the ever-reliable combination of actor Tom Hanks and director Steven Spielberg in one of the most awaited movies of the year.

Tom Hanks stars as the American attorney tasked with negotiating the release of a U-2 spy plane pilot who was shot down over Russia at the height of the Cold War in this historical drama from DreamWorks Studios. Steven Spielberg directs and produces the film along with Mark E. Platt. The film also have the Coen brothers on the writers-board.

Early reviews are supremely positive with 91% fresh ratings on Rotten Tomatoes on 47 reviews. Oscar condender maybe?!