The Fourth Protocol
The Fourth Protocol ★★★ 1987 (R)
Well-made thriller based on the Frederick Forsyth bestseller about a British secret agent trying to stop a young KGB agent from destroying NATO and putting the world in nuclear jeopardy. Brosnan, as the totally dedicated Russkie, gives his best performance to date while Caine, as usual, is totally believable as he goes about the business of tracking down the bad guys. 119m/C VHS . GB Michael Caine, Pierce Brosnan, Ned Beatty, Joanna Cassidy, Julian Glover, Ray McAnally, Michael Gough, Ian Richardson, Betsy Brantley, Matt Frewer, Peter Cartwright, David Conville; D: John MacKenzie; W: Frederick Forsyth, Richard Burridge, George Axelrod; C: Phil Meheux; M: Lalo Schifrin, Francis Shaw.