Francis Lawrence Offered CATCHING FIRE Directing Gig

     April 19, 2012

Following a bit of a mad scramble to replace departing director Gary Ross, Lionsgate seems to have settled on his replacement for the impending Hunger Games sequel Catching Fire.  We recently learned that the studio had narrowed their list down …

TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY Review

     February 4, 2012

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy is a crackling, intense, complex, old-fashioned spy-thriller…but you need to wait over an hour to get there.  Director Tomas Alfredson does a fantastic job of painting a rich 1970s setting that swings between London, France, Istanbul, …

New Featurette for TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY

     February 10, 2015

Focus Features has released a new featurette for Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy.  It’s mostly your standard EPK fluff where everyone talks about the greatness of the material and each other.  However, it also provides some background on the setting, and …

TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY May Spawn Franchise

     September 26, 2011

Tomas Alfredon’s Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy remains one of my most-anticipated films of the fall especially after picking up strong notices when it debuted at the Venice Film Festival.  The film has already been released in the UK and Gary …

New Trailer for TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY

     May 8, 2015

The first U.S. trailer for director Tomas Alfredson’s (Let the Right One In) spy thriller Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy has landed online. While it’s essentially just a mashup of the film’s two U.K. trailers, the score alone is worth the …

New Poster and Featurette for TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY

     May 8, 2015

A new poster and featurette for director Tomas Alfredson’s Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy are now available online. Starring Gary Oldman, Colin Firth, Tom Hardy, John Hurt, Mark Strong, Toby Jones and Benedict Cumberbatch, the spy thriller is set during the …

First Clip from TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY

     September 2, 2011

The first clip from Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy has hit online and it has me even more eager to hear what the reaction to the film will be after it debuts at the Venice Film Festival this weekend.  In the …

New UK Trailer for TINKER, TAILOR, SOLDIER, SPY

     August 4, 2011

A new UK trailer for Tomas Alfredson’s Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy has gone online.  Like the first trailer, it’s tense, gripping, and reaffirms the film as one of my most anticipated for the remainder of 2011.  The plot centers on …

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