Francis Gary Powers: The True Story of the U-2 Spy Incident
A dramatization of the 1960 "U-2 incident," in which a CIA spy plane was shot down over the Soviet Union and its pilot, Francis Gary Powers, was brought to trial. Powers was ultimately returned to the United States in a prisoner swap. In later years he became a helicopter traffic reporter for a Los Angeles radio station. He was killed in a copter crash while on duty in late 1977.