Opens Friday, December 9, 2011 | Runtime:2 hr. 7 min.
In 1970s England, Control (John Hurt), the head of MI6, dispatches a spy (Mark Strong) to meet with a Hungarian general who knows the identity of a Soviet spy within the organization’s ranks. But when the spy shows up unexpectedly dead, British Secret Intelligence Service (SIS) head Control (John Hurt) and his top-ranking lieutenant George Smiley (Gary Oldman) are both forced into retirement. Although, As the Cold War continues to escalate, suspicions of a Soviet double agent begin to grow within SIS. This leads SIS Undersecretary Oliver Lacon (Simon McBurney),to reemploy Smiley in order to locate the double agent suspected of sharing top-secret British intelligence with the Soviets.
Director: Tomas Alfredson
Genres: Spy Film, Spy Film