Set against the backdrop of the early 1960’s, at the height of the Cold War, “The Man From U.N.C.L.E.” centers on CIA agent Solo and KGB agent Kuryakin. FOrced to put aside longstanding hostilities, the two team up on a joint mission to stop a mysterious international criminal organization, which is bent on destabilizing the fragile balance of power through the proliferation of nuclear weapons and technology. The duo’s only lead is the daughter of a vanished German scientist, who is the key to infiltrating the criminal organization and they must race against time to find him and prevent a worldwide catastrophe. Written by GUy Ritchie and Lionel Wigram, who previously collaborated on Sherlock Holmes and the follow up sequel. The movie is also directed by guy Ritchie.
The Man From U.N.C.L.E. opens Friday, August 14th