A Perfect Spy traces the rise and fall of Magnus Pym and his career through intelligence. From chance meetings with people will be important to him in the future to a life in Czechoslovakia, Washington and finally on the run in England Pym weaves his way through the complicated world of espionage. Where no-one is safe from betrayal, not even his father.
Did You Know?
Penultimate scene - the Police crowd outside Pym's hide-out: when the camera pans along Brotherhood's car and we see Mary sitting inside we hear a blackbird singing - faint, but clearly enough. I often hear blackbirds sing in the night, but that's in the summer - and far more northerly (5-600 km's) than Devon. I think it's only Paul McCartney having heard it in the dead of the night. See more