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Summary This gripping, stranger-than-fiction espionage thriller brings to life the incredible true story of Moe Berg, the professional baseball player who became a World War II spy. A Jewish, Princeton-educated, multilingual catcher for the Boston Red Sox with a closely-guarded private life, the enigmatic Berg (Paul Rudd) was already a man of my...

The Catcher Was a Spy
Metascore Mixed or Average Based on 27 Critic Reviews
49
User Score Generally Favorable Based on 23 User Ratings
6.3
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Summary This gripping, stranger-than-fiction espionage thriller brings to life the incredible true story of Moe Berg, the professional baseball player who became a World War II spy. A Jewish, Princeton-educated, multilingual catcher for the Boston Red Sox with a closely-guarded private life, the enigmatic Berg (Paul Rudd) was already a man of my...

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Metascore
Mixed or Average Based on 27 Critic Reviews
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26% Positive
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18 Reviews
7% Negative
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Mixed or Average Based on 27 Critic Reviews
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26% Positive
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67% Mixed
18 Reviews
7% Negative
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Generally Favorable Based on 23 User Ratings
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Generally Favorable Based on 23 User Ratings
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43% Positive
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Production Company PalmStar Media, Animus Films, Serena Films, Finch Entertainment, Windy Hill Pictures, FilmNation Entertainment
Release Date Jun 22, 2018
Duration 1 h 34 m
Rating R
Tagline Based on the True Story of Moe Berg
Irish Film and Television Awards
1 Nomination