Bryan Forbes (screenplay)
Walter Matthau as Miles Kendig, Glenda Jackson as Isobel Von Schonenberg, Sam Waterston as Joe Cutter, Ned Beatty as Myerson, Herbert Lom as Mikhail Yaskov
This is a film dramedy version of the book of the same name. A clever retiring CIA agent has written a tell-all book about the CIA, the FBI, and the KGB. Neither side wants him to live long enough to publish it.