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Recruit, The (2003)  link to Recruit, The on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 2021

poster Recruit, The

IMDb Rating:
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6.6/10 (124620 votes)

Country: USA, 115 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, Russian, Persian

Genre(s): Action, Thriller

Director(s): Roger Donaldson

Video Codec: Unknown

In an era when the country's first line of defense, intelligence, is more important than ever, this story opens the CIA's infamous closed doors and gives an insider's view into the Agency: how trainees are recruited, how they are prepared for the spy game, and what they learn to survive. James Clayton might not have the attitude of a typical recruit, but he is one of the smartest graduating seniors in the country - and he's just the person that Walter Burke wants in the Agency. James regards the CIA's mission as an intriguing alternative to an ordinary life, but before he becomes an Ops Officer, James has to survive the Agency's secret training ground, where green recruits are molded into seasoned veterans. As Burke teaches him the ropes and the rules of the game, James quickly rises through the ranks and falls for Layla, one of his fellow recruits. But just when James starts to question his role and his cat-and-mouse relationship with his mentor, Burke taps him for a special ...



photo Al Pacino Al Pacino Walter Burke
photo Colin Farrell Colin Farrell James Douglas Clayton
photo Bridget Moynahan Bridget Moynahan Layla Moore
photo Gabriel Macht Gabriel Macht Zack
photo Kenneth Mitchell Kenneth Mitchell Alan

Medium: Media file,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.55:1