The Courier (2021)

The Courier (2021)

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Benedict Cumberbatch leads this Cold War thriller as a spy trying to put an end to the Cuban Missle Crisis with the help of a Russian source. Co-stars Golden Globe and Emmy-winner Rachel Brosnahan (The Marvelous Mrs Maisel).

2021Rating: M, Violence and offensive language112 minsUK
ThrillerTrue Story & Biography

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The Courier (2021) | Reviews

IndieWire

IndieWire

Perfect movie for anyone who watched “Bridge of Spies” and thought: “If only that had been 30 minutes shorter, a bit less artful, and a lot more British.”

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Variety

Variety

Ironbark’s hook is that it’s based on true events, and the underlying history deserves to be shared.

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Screen Daily

Screen Daily

The earnestness doesn’t necessarily do justice to the inherently absorbing material.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

Never transforms into a grade-A spy thriller...

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The Guardian

The Guardian

A satisfying enough watch, best viewed with little investment and low expectations.

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Film Threat

Film Threat

Benedict Cumberbatch proves yet again he’s a star and Merab Ninidze is equally brilliant at his Russian counterpart.

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Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment Weekly

Might not be a great film in the end, but it is a satisfying good one...

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The Courier (2021) | Release Details

The Courier (2021) is available to stream in New Zealand now on Google Play and Prime Video and Apple TV and Neon and Neon Rentals and Academy On Demand and AroVision.