Aldrich Ames: The Traitor Within


1h 37m 1998

Brief Synopsis

True story of Aldrich Ames, former head of counter-espionage for the CIA, who is currently serving a life sentence in prison for passing secrets to the KGB during the course of eight years in order for him and his wife Rosario Ames to pay off amassed debts. With the help of veteran CIA analyst Jeann...

Film Details

Also Known As
Aldrich Ames Story -- The Last Spy, The, Aldrich Ames: Traitor Within
Genre
Drama
Biography
Spy
Release Date
1998
Production Company
Dome Audio Video; Dufferin Gate Productions; Modern VideoFilm; Panavision, Ltd.; Robert Benedetti Productions; Showtime Networks; Todd-Ao
Distribution Company
CBS Television Studios; Paramount Home Media

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 37m

Synopsis

True story of Aldrich Ames, former head of counter-espionage for the CIA, who is currently serving a life sentence in prison for passing secrets to the KGB during the course of eight years in order for him and his wife Rosario Ames to pay off amassed debts. With the help of veteran CIA analyst Jeanne Vertefeuille and her associate Sandy Grimes, Ames was convicted.

Crew

Aldrich Ames

Technical Advisor

Matt Anas

Production Assistant

Bill Angarola

Sound Editor

Michael Auger

Gaffer

Robert Benedetti

Executive Producer

Irene Bimman

Dialogue Coach

Matt Birman

Stunts

Karen Patterson Bowden

Script Supervisor

Kevin Burns

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Michael Burton

Screenwriter

Randy Butcher

Stunts

Elizabeth Calderhead

Set Decorator

Veronica Ciandre

Hair Stylist

Mark Cleary

Sound Editor

Faye K Cottrell

Post-Production Supervisor

Rick Dalby

Colorist

Dwight Doorksen

Construction Coordinator

Janet Ellis

Production Assistant

Gary F. Estabrooks

Other

Nancy Everly

Technical Advisor

Jimmy Scungelli Fitzpatrick

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Rick Forsayeth

Stunt Coordinator

Cheryl Francis

Production Assistant

Jeffrey Ginn

Production Designer

Brandt Gordon

Art Director

Felix Gray

Assistant Director

Siobhan Gray

Art Assistant

David Hardy

Assistant Production Coordinator

Michael Harris

Costume Designer

Perry Hoffman

Camera Operator

James Howe

Assistant Editor

Karl Irvine

Assistant Director

David Jobe

Foley Mixer

Chris Kasianchuk

Dolly Grip

Diane Kerbel

Casting (Toronto)

Zameret Kleiman

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Armand Leo

Unit Production Manager

Armand Leo

Line Producer

Jason Lezama

Sound Editor

Anna Mackenzie

Sound Editor

Mike Marchain

Sound Editor

Walter Mcgill

Director Of Photography

Kenny Meinzinger

Property Master

Chris Moriana

Foley Artist

Helen Mossler

Casting (United States)

Craig Newman

Production Assistant

Charles Olins

Music

Todd Orr

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Karen Osmer

Publicity

Mary Pantelidis

Unit Manager Assistant

Jim Powers

Location Manager

Cindy Rabideau

Sound Editor

Robert Reichmann

Production Assistant

Bryan Renfro

Stunts

Urmas Rosin

Sound Mixer

Katey Rowe

Foley Artist

Mark Ryder

Music

David Samson

Technical Advisor

Rachel Seltzer

Publicity

Ray Speiss

Sound Editor

Greg Steele

Adr Mixer

Jeff Steinberg

Other

Joe Strazzeri

Key Grip

Cid Swank

Unit Publicist

Bruce Swanson

Adr

Christopher Takacs

Best Boy

James Tamblyn

Video Playback

Ron Van Hart

Stunts

Graham Walker

Editor

Zenon Waschuk

Boom Operator

Geralyn Wraith

Makeup

Joan Ziff

Publicity

Film Details

Also Known As
Aldrich Ames Story -- The Last Spy, The, Aldrich Ames: Traitor Within
Genre
Drama
Biography
Spy
Release Date
1998
Production Company
Dome Audio Video; Dufferin Gate Productions; Modern VideoFilm; Panavision, Ltd.; Robert Benedetti Productions; Showtime Networks; Todd-Ao
Distribution Company
CBS Television Studios; Paramount Home Media

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 37m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States November 29, 1998

Aired in United States on Video August 10, 1999

TV rating: TV-14-V-L-D