Archangel (2005)

After nearly a half-a-century of silence, the final secret of Josef Stalin reveals itself to a former Oxford historian who is currently attending a Russian conference for the newly opened Soviet archives in a tense international thriller… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: March 19, 2005
DVD Release Date: November 7, 2006
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Andrew L. Urban
Urban Cinefile

A positively gripping work which never lets up the tension and the intrigue, with great performances and touches of wry humour. And a sensational subject.

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Cynthia S.
This was a very well done mini-series from the BBC. The plot twists and turns made it an intriguing watch. The scenery, and locations, added to the mystique.… More
Curtis Lilly
Pretty much I'll watch or read anything to do with Russia and Stalinism, and if you add Daniel Craig to it, I'll eat it up. It was alright, but I did… More
Sophie Burgess
I loved the story behind this fantastic movie. I am interested in this sort of thing which is why I enjoyed it so much. Amazing performances by all the cast and… More
Al S
A disappointment really, Craig is teriffic of course but not even a great actor like him can salvage from this material
Morgan Griffith-David
Another brilliant piece of acting from Daniel Craig. I hate the way people assume he's always how he is in Bond, this character could not be further. Shows… More
Bannan instant enigma- just add water
Quite an interesting film, based on a book that is apparently not that bad either. This reminded in some parts of The Da Vinci Code...but executed in a much… More