FBI upstart Eric O’Neill enters into a power game with his boss, Robert Hanssen, an agent who was put on trial for selling secrets to the Soviet Union.

Selected Press

  • “Subtle, complex, bleakly funny at times, but always utterly enveloping, one of the great studies in profoundly abnormal psychology.”

    – Richard Schickel, TIME Magazine

  • “Just when you’re thinking every new American film belongs in the Bomb Squad, along comes Breach to win one for our side.”

    – Peter Travers, Rolling Stone

  • “Filled with tension, deception and bravura acting, Breach is a crackling tale of real-life espionage that doubles as a compelling psychological drama.”

    – Kenneth Turan, Los Angeles Times

Key Cast & Crew

  • Director: Billy Ray
  • Cast: Chris Cooper, Ryan Phillippe, Laura Linney
  • Writers: Adam Mazer, William Rotko, Billy Ray
  • Producers: Bobby Newmyer, Scott Straus, Scott Kroopf
  • Executive Producers: Sidney Kimmel, William Horberg, Adam Merims