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Release
16 September 2011
Certificate 15
Cast
Kathy Burke, Benedict Cumberbatch , David Dencik, Stephen Graham, Ciarán Hinds, John Hurt, Toby Jones, Simon McBurney, Mark Strong, Gary Oldman, Colin Firth, Tom Hardy
Director(s)
Thomas Alfredson
Screenwriter(s)
Bridget O'Connor, Peter Straughan

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OUT 16 SEPTEMBER 2011

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

Genres Drama, Thriller

Film synopsis London, the 1970s: After a fiasco of a covert operation, British Intelligence spymaster Control (Hurt) and his right-hand man George Smiley (Oldman) are sacked. Then shocking but persuasive information that a Soviet mole has penetrated to the heart of the secret service prompts the Whitehall wallahs to task Smiley with spying on the spies.

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RE: Excited
L: Gazz 10 True presto_3000, I dont excited much about many films nowadays either, but very excited about this one. I loved Let The Right One In so im hoping Alfredson as made another belter of a film. And hopefully Oldman will finally get that oscar he so richly deserves. Im very optimistic and can't wait! :) sp; Avoiding anything to do with this film until I see it on Friday in Edinburgh. Looking forward to it after Right One Inast and excellent teaser trailer.  More

Posted by Macavity at 14:30, 10 September 2011 | Report This Post

Wow, Sirius Black, Mr Ollivander, Kreacher, Dobby, Aberforth, George VI, Bane and Sherlock  More

Posted by cb787 at 14:04, 04 September 2011 | Report This Post

Excited
True presto_3000, I dont excited much about many films nowadays either, but very excited about this one. I loved Let The Right One In so im hoping Alfredson as made another belter of a film. And hopefully Oldman will finally get that oscar he so richly deserves. Im very optimistic and can't wait! :)  More

Posted by Gazz 10 at 06:56, 03 September 2011 | Report This Post

RE: Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy (2011)
Good casting with Gary Oldman as Smiley, will bring something different to a role that is largely synonymous with Alec Guiness. The casting is surely too obvious in some respects, wouldn't take a genius to figure it out.  More

Posted by GeorgesNase at 18:01, 31 August 2011 | Report This Post

RE: Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy (2011)
Five stars from Empire woot... and indeed... woot!  More

Posted by demoncleaner at 18:41, 25 August 2011 | Report This Post

Presto_3000
Not been so excited about a film for ages - I haven't even read the book - but, what a cast, and love the look of the grim cold war cinematography. Even the music sounds amazing.  More

Posted by presto_3000 at 15:33, 19 August 2011 | Report This Post

Cant wait to see it..Especially the gorgeous Gary Oldman.....  More

Posted by sarah louise at 22:41, 29 July 2011 | Report This Post

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I cannot wait! It looks like a solid adaptation of a great story - and the cast should only add to the quality. Roll on September!  More

Posted by Cat5 at 13:35, 22 July 2011 | Report This Post

boyfriend is slightly upset at the announcement that im going to leave him and marry this film instead, probably the best cast list in years.  More

Posted by misssteff at 12:06, 15 July 2011 | Report This Post

RE: Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy (2011)
Can not wait! Looks great...love the look and feel of the film. Amazing cast as well....  More

Posted by kirk at 18:36, 05 July 2011 | Report This Post

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