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Stali presses a reluctant Dzerzhinsky to execute Reilly as the Cheka chief resists Stalin's efforts to dismantle 'The Trust.'

Director:

Martin Campbell

Writers:

Troy Kennedy-Martin, R.H. Bruce Lockhart (book) (as Robin Bruce Lockhart)

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Sam Neill ... Sidney Reilly
Norman Rodway ... Cummings
Tom Bell ... Dzerzhinsky
Laura Davenport Laura Davenport ... Pepita
Hugh Fraser ... Hill
Joanne Pearce Joanne Pearce ... Caryll Houselander
Jeananne Crowley Jeananne Crowley ... Margaret
Anthony Higgins ... Trilisser
David Burke ... Stalin
Malcolm Terris ... Sykes
Donald Morley ... Baldwin
John Bluthal ... Krassin
Michael Angelis ... Artuzov
Joan Campion Joan Campion ... Sister
Jeremy Wilkin Jeremy Wilkin ... Doctor
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Storyline

Dzerzhinsky tries to make Sidney realize that his situation is hopeless and it is useless to resist interrogation. Characteristically Reilly does resist but is ultimately broken. A paranoid Stalin wants Sidney and everyone involved with 'The Trust' executed, but Dzerzhinsky resists. Meanwhile Cummings works for Reilly's release. Written by duke1029@aol.com

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Details

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 November 1983 (UK) See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Felix Dzerzhinsky died July 20, 1926 from heart failure after delivering a two hour speech deriding Trotsky and other dissidents. Stalin eulogized Dzerzhinsky as "...a devout knight of the proletariat." See more »

Goofs

Reilly's postcard to Caryll Houselander is franked with an Imperial Russian postage stamp. The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) was established in 1922. All imperial postage stamps for sale would have been replaced with stamps of the USSR. See more »

Quotes

Cummings: [Referring to her bigamous marriage to Sidney] You asked, if I remember correctly, if I would give you away, and I replied that I had never given anything away.
Pepita: Until now.
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Soundtracks

When the Red, Red Robin Goes Bob, Bob, Bobbin' Along
(uncredited]
Written by Harry M. Woods
Sung by Sam Neill in snow on Finnish border.
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