Rachel Singer (Helen Mirren) is a former Mossad agent who endeavored to capture and bring to trial a notorious Nazi war criminalthe Surgeon of Birkenauin a secret Israeli mission that ended with his death on the streets of East Berlin. Now, 30 years later, a man claiming to be the doctor has surfaced, and Rachel must go back to Eastern Europe to uncover the truth. Overwhelmed by haunting memories of her younger self and her two fellow agents, the still-celebrated heroine must relive the trauma of those events and confront the debt she has incurred.
Good, smart thriller...very well crafted.
great flic. super performances, especially chastain. worth a look.
very enjoyable political-spy-thriller. chastain and mirren were perfectly cast in this movie.