Pollack directed "Three Days of the Condor" in 1975. A CIA agent played by R.Redford, discovers all his colleagues murdered and finds himself victim of a conspiracy. This political thriller recounts the race between a powerful organization and a man on his own who saves himself by revealing the whole affair to the press. Fourth film by Pollack with Redford, it is shot during the Watergate scandal. It talks about the illegal practices within the CIA, which will be denounced shortly after the film.