In our second article that deals with the Cold War, we look at the follow up to Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy. In Smiley’s People Alec Guinness returns as the eponymous spymaster who travels through Europe to track down the elusive Karla.
With his latest opening soon in Hong Kong, we celebrate 50 years of Sammo Hung.
In light of Atomic Blonde’s return to the Cold War, a look back at one of
the BBC’s greatest achievements, the miniseries Tinker Tailor Soldier
Spy. Based on John le Carré’s classic novel, it still persuasively shows that
a secret service reveals a nation’s true character.