Director Gavin Millar
Writer John Le Carré, based on the novel by John Le Carre
Cast Denholm Elliott, Glenda Jackson, Joss Ackland, Billie Whitelaw, David Threlfall, Ronald Pickup, Christian Bale, Matthew Scurfield, John Grillo
Runtime 87 minutes
Info & Plot
George Smiley (Elliott), an ex spy, comes to the aid of his old friend Alisa (Glenda Jackson), when she is sent a letter from a woman who predicts that her husband, a teacher at Carne School for boys, will murder her. George uncovers corruption at the school, as he aids Inspector Rigby (Matthew Scurfield) in his investigations. All evidence points towards the husband, but a number of the town folk have their own motives for murder.