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Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy – (2-Disc Blu-ray + DVD + Digital Copy + UltraViolet)

Blu-ray Review Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy Directed by: Tomas Alfredson Cast: Gary Oldman, Benedict Cumberbatch, Colin Firth, Tom Hardy Running Time: 2 hrs 8 mins Rating: R Due Out: March 20, 2012 PLOT: After being forced into retirement, veteran MI6 lieutenant George Smiley (Oldman) is called upon to find the mole within “the Circus.” WHO’S IT FOR? Fans of John […]

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Episode 88: Movie B.S. with Bayer and Snider – ‘New Year’s Eve’ and more

Introduction (our increasingly unusual recording setup; how much coffee Jeff has had) – 0:00 “New Year’s Eve” review – 4:20 QOTW (movies that take place all in one day) – 22:10 Photographs in movies – 30:10 “Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy” review – 31:25 “Shame” review – 41:20 Eric saw “Hugo” again – 50:35 Lunch sponsorship – 53:25 iTunes reviews – […]

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Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

Cast: Gary Oldman, Benedict Cumberbatch, Tom Hardy, Colin Firth
Running Time: 2 hrs 2 mins
Rating: R
Release Date: December 16, 2011 (Chicago)

Final Score: 7/10

Reviewed by Nick Allen

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‘Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy’ interview with actor Gary Oldman

‘Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy’ interview with actor Gary Oldman

With memorable roles in movies like The Professional, JFK, and even Air Force One, Gary Oldman has gained a reputation as the villain (who usually) screams a lot. This stereotype of his legacy is now retorted by Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, in which Oldman plays George Smiley, a quiet ex-spy who is assigned to find a mole within the British […]

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‘Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy’ interview with director Tomas Alfredson

‘Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy’ interview with director Tomas Alfredson

Slowly walking into theaters is the British espionage hit, Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy, which can be summed up as “the anti-Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol.” The film boasts the casting of Gary Oldman, Tom Hardy, Mark Strong, Colin Firth, Toby Jones, Ciaran Hinds and more, while featuring zero car chases. Based on the book by John le Carre, and then the […]

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TOP 7 Crime-Solving Movies

TOP 7 Crime-Solving Movies

We start the Top 7. You finish the Top 10. Few genres have stood the test of time quite like the mystery. From the early days of literature, the concept of intrigue and the unknowable has piqued the interest of men and women alike. Even one of the most famed detectives of literature, Sherlock Holmes, has graduated from the written […]

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December Preview: ‘Young Adult,’ ‘Sherlock Holmes,’ ‘Mission Impossible,’ ‘The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo’

Monthly Movie Preview – December 2011 When we’re lucky, the directors of the world align their release schedules to create special years for movie lovers. 2011 has certainly felt like one of these occasions, having seen films by Almodovar, Malick, Eastwood, Verbinski, James, Refn, Payne, Lonergan, Wright, and more. And what fitting way to end the year of 2011 than […]

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TOP 7 Most Anticipated Fall/Winter 2011 Movies

TOP 7 Most Anticipated Fall/Winter 2011 Movies

We start the Top 7. You finish the Top 10. This has been one of the best Septembers in recent memory, (and it will continue to be in the next two Fridays). This creates a heavy optimism for the rest of the fall/winter season. After all, if Drive is so good, and it came out in only September, the rest […]

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