Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

  • R
  • 2011
  • 127 min
  • France, UK
  • drama, mystery, thriller

In the bleak days of the Cold War, espionage veteran George Smiley is forced from semi-retirement to uncover a Soviet Agent within MI6.

Director: Tomas Alfredson

Screenwriters: Peter Straughan, Bridget O'Connor

Stars: John Hurt, Gary Oldman, Kathy Burke

Robyn Slovo won 2012 BAFTA Award for Alexander Korda Award for Best British Film

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy is a dense puzzle of anxiety, paranoia, and espionage that director Tomas Alfredson pieces together with utmost skill.


  • Tomas Alfredson
    Tomas Alfredson

    Tomas Alfredson is a Swedish film director, best known internationally for directing the 2008 vampire film Let the Right One In. Alfredson has received the Guldbagge award for Best Direction twice; in 2005 for Four Shades of Brown, and in 2009 for Let the Right One In. His future film work includes John Le Carré's Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy followed by Philip Reeve's Larklight for the...

Main Cast


Producer: Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Robyn Slovo

Editor: Dino Jonsäter

Casting: Jina Jay

Director Of Photography: Hoyte van Hoytema

Original Music Composer: Alberto Iglesias

Costume Design: Jacqueline Durran

Production Design: Maria Djurkovic


Source: based on the novel by John le Carré

Tagline: How do you find an enemy who is hidden right before your eyes?

Genres: drama, mystery, thriller

Certificate: R

Categories: cold war, spy, soviet spy, intelligence, espionage, mole, double agent, budapest hungary, british spy


Year: 2011

Runtime: 127 min

Country: France, UK, Germany

Language: French, English, Russian, Hungarian, Turkish

Color: Color

Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1

Sound Mix: Datasat, Dolby Digital