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R| 2 hr. 7 min.

Plot Summary
In 1970s England the head of MI6, Control (John Hurt), dispatches an agent (Mark Strong) to meet with a Hungarian general who knows the identity of a Soviet spy in the organization's ranks. However, the mission goes wrong, and the general dies before he can reveal the information. Undersecretary Oliver Lacon (Simon McBurney) calls veteran agent George Smiley (Gary Oldman) back from forced retirement to ferret out the mole and stop the flow of vital British secrets to the Russians.

Cast: Gary Oldman , Kathy Burke , Benedict Cumberbatch , David Dencik , Colin Firth , Stephen Graham , Tom Hardy , Ciarán Hinds

Director: Tomas Alfredson

Genres: Mystery, Thriller

Distributor: Focus Features

Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy (2011)

Release Date: December 9th, 2011|2 hr. 7 min.

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  • August 31, 2013 heartbeast
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    Deadly! How can such a great cast be sooooo dull?

  • April 19, 2012 wylenjoe
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    What is happening?

  • April 12, 2012 sr00000000118364
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    A pretty cool but very slow spy movie. Watchable.

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