From 2011: The Vanity Fair interview with Gary Oldman about his role as George Smiley in Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy. Good film - the Alec Guinness film series is hard to beat - and Oldman has an interesting perspective on his work.
Some of you may have noticed, in a recent debate on the election at Hay-on-Wye, a reference I made to John le Carre’s first-class novel ‘Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy’. I spoke of the ‘very clever knot’ described by le Carre...
The trailers for: "Queen & Country" "Cloudstreet" "The Getting of Wisdom" "Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy" "The Umbrellas of Cherbourg"
With a new Cold War already ramping up, you can bet all your remaining pennies that every country is spying on the other with even more enthusiasm than normal. And for a sense of what that actually entails, you should go watch Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy. Read more...
There’s a little something for everyone in this week’s new video releases: horror fans get Annabelle, families get The Boxtrolls, Tom Hardy aficionados and James Gandolfini mourners get … Read More
The Imitation Game (2014) Cast includes: Benedict Cumberbatch (Sherlock), Keira Knightly (Anna Karenina), Matthew Goode (Belle), Allen Leech (Downton Abbey), Charles Dance (Gosford Park), Mark Strong (Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy) Director: Morten Tyldum (Headhunters) Genre: Drama | Biography | History (114 minutes) 1951, Manchester, England... Show More Summary
Screenwriter Peter Straughan has been tasked with writing the screenplay adaptation for Donna Tartt's 'The Goldfinch'. [...]
Peter Straughan will adapt Donna Tartt’s Pulitzer Prize-winning coming of age novel The post Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy Scribe to Adapt The Goldfinch appeared first on Comingsoon.net.
Warner Bros has set Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy scribe Peter Straughan to adapt The Goldfinch, the Pulitzer Prize-winning Donna Tartt novel that RatPac Entertainment and Warner Bros acquired last summer. Nina Jacobson and Brad Simpson of Color Force will produce with RatPac's Brett Ratner. Show More Summary
Tom Hardy is best known for his serious work, be it turning up the drama in features like Warrior and Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy or just turning into a full-blown monster, as seen in movies like Bronson and The Dark Knight Rises. That said, two years ago he decided to branch out with a bit of lighter fare and tried doing a romantic comedy. Show More Summary
John le Carré wrote the novel which is the basis of this film. You should remember that the last Carré novel that was adapted for film was Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, and that turned out to be a damned fine thriller. Could this film live...Show More Summary
Germany is investigating another suspected spy in Berlin: [Yesterday] German police raided the Berlin-area apartment and office of a man suspected of spying for the US, the second case in less than a week. The investigation is ongoing, but German authorities are taking it “very seriously,” a spokesperson told reporters. Last week, a German intelligence […]
After taking on an adaptation of Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, director Tomas Alfredson has found his next thriller, and it's a project left behind by Martin Scorsese. Now Variety has word that Alfredson, who also directed the adaptation...Show More Summary
Universal wants to build a snowman with Tomas Alfredson. The Swedish director of Let the Right One In and Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy has just been tapped to direct The Snowman, and adaptation of the thriller by Jo Nesbø. Alfredson has some pretty big shoes to fill here. Show More Summary
Planned for Martin Scorsese to helm back in 2011, the big screen adaptation of Jo Nesbo's The Snowman has found a new director in Tomas Alfredson ( Let the Right One In, Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy ). Variety has the news, reporting...Show More Summary
Since he tore up the screen in Nicolas Winding Refn's bold biopic Bronson, English actor Tom Hardy has proved a riveting screen presence in films like Inception, Lawless, The Dark Knight Rises and Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy. Such mesmerizing...Show More Summary
Kermit the Frog and Miss Piggy are featured in takeoffs of espionage thrillers 'Skyfall', 'The World Is Not Enough' and 'Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy'. [...]
Drexl Spivey from True Romance. Sirius Black from Harry Potter. Stansfield from Leon. George Smiley from Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy. Over the course of his career, Gary Oldman has played characters all over the morality map, crafting memorable performances every time out. Show More Summary
Take the director of The American starring George Clooney and source material from iconic author John Le Carre, the man who wrote Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, and you've got a gorgeously shot, quiet, slow-burning spy thriller. A Most Wanted...Show More Summary
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...