TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY


2011 DIRECTOR: Tomas Alfredson May Contain Spoilers! I don't really know what the initial appeal of Tinker Tailor Solider Spy was, besides what was clearly going to be another one of Gary Oldman's great performances. But this was clearly a film which was outside my comfort zone. A dark, dingy look at the world of Cold War intelligence … Continue reading TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY

FIVE REASONS WHY GARY OLDMAN SHOULD HAVE WON AN OSCAR


Sunday night was dominated by the 84th Academy Awards in Hollywood and whist many films, performances and talents were snubbed of overlooked, the one which I hoped against hope for was Gary Oldman to win Best Actor for his role as George Smily in the recent Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy. Now, I must admit that … Continue reading FIVE REASONS WHY GARY OLDMAN SHOULD HAVE WON AN OSCAR