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Directed by:
Jeannot Szwarc

Starring Martin Sheen, Brigitte Fossey, Sam Neill, Derek Jacobi, Michael Lonsdale and Frank Finlay, "Enigma" is a Drama film directed by Jeannot Szwarc, and written by John Briley, released in the USA on January 28 of 1983.

Who is the director of "Enigma":

Enigma was directed by Jeannot Szwarc, a French director.

Before Enigma, Jeannot Szwarc had directed Somewhere in Time, released in 1980, Jaws 2 (1978), Bug (1975), Extreme Close-Up (1973). Since, he directed Supergirl, released in 1984, Santa Claus (1985), Honor Bound (1988), La Vengeance d'une blonde (1994), Hercule et Sherlock (1996).

What was the release date of "Enigma":

Enigma was initally released in the United States on Friday, January 28, 1983.. This was thirty-six (36) years ago.

It has been released on January, 1983 in the United Kingdom and on Wednesday, August 03, 1983 in France.

Who is at the casting of "Enigma":

At the casting of Enigma we find Martin Sheen, previously seen in That Championship Season (1982) and Gandhi (1982); Brigitte Fossey (La Boum 2 (1982), Chanel Solitaire (1981)); Sam Neill (Attack Force Z (1982), Possession (1981)) [ more... ]

  • Gérard Buhr and Derek Jacobi, Michael Lonsdale, Michel Auclair, Féodor Atkine also appeared together in The Day of the Jackal, released in 1973.
  • Féodor Atkine, George Birt and Gérard Buhr can all be seen in Love and Death, released in 1975.
  • George Birt and Michael Lonsdale also appeared together in Moonraker, released in 1979.

What is the Storyline of "Enigma":

Alex Holbeck (Martin Sheen) is recruited as a CIA agent. He is sent to East Berlin on a mission to steal an Enigma code scrambler. This is part of an attempt to stop the Russian assassination of five Soviet dissidents which is planned for Christmas Day. What Alex doesn't know is that the CIA already has a code scrambler. By stealing the scrambler in Berlin, they are trying to convince the Russians that they don't have it.

On arrival in Berlin, Alex finds that the KGB knows he is there. Alex must use [...]

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