Entertainement One Films, a Canadian film distributor, has released the first trailer of Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy. This cinematographic remake of the miniseries of the same name will come out in the UK on September 16. As for the U.S. release, it will be on November 18.
This film is based on a novel written by British writer John Le Carré. It takes place during the Cold War. George Smiley (Gary Oldman) is taken out of his semi-retirement to uncover a mole within the MI-6, the British foreign intelligence agency. Moreover, that mole happens to be a Soviet agent.
The cast also includes Mark Strong, Tom Hardy, Benedict Cumberbatch, Colin Firth, Ciarán Hinds, Lauren Carmichael, Simon McBurney and Amanda Fairbank-Hynes.
This film also marks the English directorial debut for Swedish director Tomas Alfredson (Let the Right One In).