The Best Cast of Any New Movie You’ll See This Year



Tom Hardy, Colin Firth, John Hurt, Ciaran Hinds and Toby Jones all star in Tinker, Tailor, Soldier Spy an adaptation of the John le Carré novel coming to Ireland in September.

But can it improve on the BBC version from 1979 with Alec Guinness as the world-weary spy, George Smiley (played by Gary Oldman in the new movie)?

It’s a big ask.


Tinker Tailor, Soldier, Spy (2011)

Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy (1979)