"The Double" (2011) is a movie starring Richard Gere, Topher Grace and Martin Sheen.

In "The Double," the mysterious murder of a US senator bearing the distinctive trademark of the legendary Soviet assassin Cassius, forces Paul Shepherdson (Gere), a retired CIA operative, to team with rookie FBI agent, Ben Geary (Grace), to solve the crime.

Having spent his career chasing Cassius, Shepherdson is convinced his nemesis is long dead, but is pushed to take on the case by his former supervisor, Tom Highland (Sheen). Meanwhile, Agent Geary, who wrote his Master's thesis on Shepherdson's pursuit of the Soviet killer, is certain that Cassius has resurfaced. As Shepherdson and Geary work their way through crimes both past and present, they discover that Cassius may not be the person they always thought him to be, forcing both to re-examine everything and everyone around them.

A taut espionage thriller, "The Double" stars Richard Gere, Topher Grace, Martin Sheen, Stephen Moyer, Odette Yustman, and Stana Katic. Written by Michael Brandt and Derek Haas, the team behind "Wanted" and "3:10 To Yuma," the film also represents Brandt's directorial debut.

The movie is a Hyde Park Entertainment presentation in association with Imagenation Abu Dhabi, and an Ashok Amritraj production in association with Brandt/Haas Prods. Producers are Ashok Amritraj, Patrick Aiello, Derek Haas and Andrew Deane. Executive producers are Mohamed Al Mazrouei, Edward Borgerding. Co-producers are Stefan Brunner and Manu Gargi.


Genre: Spy Thriller
Release Date: October 28, 2011
Tagline: Kepp your enemies close.
Distributor: Image Entertainment
Production Companies:
Hyde Park Entertainment
Imagenation Abu Dhabi
Ashok Amritraj
Brandt/Haas Productions

Post a Comment
Display Name
E-mail (optional)
(not displayed with comment)
URL (optional)
  BB code and links are not permitted.