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This week, my husband and I enjoyed checking out a sneak preview of Bridge of Spies, which will be opening to the public on October 16th.  This Steven Spielberg movie is a historical drama and spy thriller, based on the 1960 U-2 incident during the Cold War between the United States the then Soviet Union.  Bridge of Spies revolves around James B. Donovan (Tom Hanks), an insurance lawyer selected to represent a possible Soviet spy in court named Rudolf Abel (Mark Rylance).   Through his dedicated work for Rudolf Abel, Donovan catches the attention and respect of CIA leadership and is selected...
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