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Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy

  • 1979
  • Season 1
  • 7 episodes
  • Drama

Summary

Acclaimed adaptation of John le Carre's novel about spy George Smiley, who is recalled from retirement.

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Episode 6: Smiley Sets a Trap

Summary

George Smiley has talked to Jim Prideaux about his interrogation by the Russians - but is even more interested to hear what happened when he returned to England. Penultimate part of the classic 1970s espionage drama, based on the novel by John le Carre, starring Alec Guinness, Ian Bannen and Joss Ackland.

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Credits

Cast

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George SmileyAlec Guinness
Jim PrideauxIan Bannen
Toby EsterhaseBernard Hepton
Inspector MendellGeorge Sewell
Peter GuillamMichael Jayston
Percy AllelineMichael Aldridge
Bill HaydonIan Richardson
Oliver LaconAnthony Bate
Roy BlandTerence Rigby

Crew

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DirectorJohn Irvin
ProducerJonathan Powell
WriterJohn le Carre

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