Lavie Tidhar writes, "My new novel, The Violent Century, is out today - billed as 'Watchmen meets Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy,' it's a cold war noir thriller complete with Ãœbermenschen, Nazi war criminals, a murder, a love story, secrets and lies...
From the producers of Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy comes the new international thriller, Closed Circuit starring Eric Bana and Rebecca [...]
From the producers of TINKER, TAILOR, SOLDIER, SPY comes the new international thriller, CLOSED CIRCUIT. Following a mysterious explosion in a busy London market, the police swoop, a suspect is detained, and the country prepares for one of the most … Continue reading »
Danish thesp Pilou Asbaek (A Hijacking) and Swedish actor David Dencik (Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy) have joined the cast of Mikkel Norgaard’s dark-edged crimer The Absent One, the sequel to cold-case thriller The Keeper of Lost Causes, Variety reports. “Another gritty cold thriller, Absent follows... Read More
You can’t make this stuff up – and I wish I’d written the first line of the story! Tinker, tailor, soldier, stork. In a case that’s ruffling feathers in Egypt, authorities have detained a stork that a citizen suspected of being a spy. Officials say a man brought the suspected winged infiltrator to a police station […]
Closed Circuit is being billed as the new Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, and though I disagree in the long run with that comparison I see what they mean. Closed Circuit seeks to wrap the audience around a web of political … Continue reading ? The post Film Review: Closed Circuit appeared first on Latino-Review.com.
After starring in the quiet, spy thriller Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, Colin Firth is heading into big action with Secret Service, an adaptation of Mark Millar's graphic novel of the same name with Matthew Vaughn (X-Men: First Class) at the helm. Show More Summary
Anton Corbijn‘s third feature film, A Most Wanted Man, features Philip Seymour Hoffman, Rachel McAdams, Robin Wright, and Willem Dafoe in a story adapted from a novel by John le Carre (Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy). We’ve seen an early sales trailer for the film (which was sadly pulled) but until now the movie didn’t have [...]
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"A Delicate Truth," the new book from "Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy" author John le Carré, hit shelves today in the UK and got one hell of a film-quality book trailer to celebrate the occasion. Also, Deadline reported today "Departed" scribe William Monahan has already been hired to adapt it into a screenplay. You can check [...]
Christopher Nolan‘s career has so far been all but synonymous with that of cinematographer Wally Pfister, as the latter has shot all of Nolan’s features since Memento. (Nolan shot his debut, Following, himself.) Now, with Pfister working on his own directorial debut, Nolan has to look for a new shooter to make his own new [...]
The latest original series from AMC is a gritty cop drama about dirty cops and corruption in the big city. Stars Mark Strong (Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy) and Lennie James (The Walking Dead). Premieres Summer 2013. Link
When a former police offices is found murdered in a drug den, young DI Ann Travis (Kelly Reilly of Sherlock Holmes) teams up with DCS James Langton (Ciarán Hinds of Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy) to investigate the case. Emotionally involved because the victim was a friend of Langton, the detectives struggle to keep their feelings [...]Show More Summary
There’s new casting news out for director Matt Reeves‘ Dawn of the Planet of the Apes production. Gary Oldman (Dark Knight, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy) has jumped on-board the movie to play the leader of the remaining human colony. Wait, what does it that mean, “remaining humans”? It seems there is a plague wiping out [...]
Nordling here. After the success of TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY, it's no surprise that StudioCanal want to continue with the John Le Carre trend and adapt more of his work. It's also quite interesting that they keep diving into Fantastic...Show More Summary
It's been over a year since Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy hit theaters in 2011, but before the film even had a wide release and buzz on the awards circuit, there was talk about the subtle, quiet spy thriller becoming a franchise. In September...Show More Summary
Are fans looking forward to it?
On this episode of The Golden Briefcase Breakdown, hosts Tim & Jeremy are joined by guest Peter S. Hall of Movies.com for a spoiler-filled discussion on Swedish director Tomas Alfredson's 2011 adaptation of John le Carré's novel Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, featuring Gary Oldman and Colin Firth. Show More Summary
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Another Oscar nom for Gary Oldman?