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03 March 2014
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Deftly dodging the potential pitfalls of a thriller about KGB sleeper agents — the accents are excellent and the wigs aren’t too ludicrous — former CIA officer Joseph Weisberg has made a confident, clever Homeland-a-like that could well surpass the original. Matthew Rhys is great
as a Bolshevik bottom-kicker.


Reviewed by Ali Plumb


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Americans, The Americans, The
Released: 03 March 2014
A ‘making of’, docs, deleted scenes and a slap-happy gag reel.

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