Showtime logo

Official Secrets

An intelligence officer turns into a whistleblower after learning about plans for war against Iraq.

Watch this title and more with Spectrum TV

Shop Spectrum's Plans
Official Secrets

Description

Drama, Thriller112 Mins2019R
Starts04/02/2021Expires04/30/2021

One day in 2003, in the lead up to the Iraq War, British intelligence specialist Katharine Gun receives a memo from the NSA with a shocking directive: the United States is enlisting Britain's help in collecting compromising information on U.N. Security Council members to blackmail them into voting in favor of an invasion of Iraq. Unable to stand by and watch the world be rushed into war, Gun makes the gut-wrenching decision to defy her government and leak the memo to the press.

Moods

  • Chilling
  • Intricate
  • Brooding
  • Engaging

Cast