Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
//Features

The 40 Best Films of 2011 | 22 Jan 2012 // 4:00 PM

2011 was a year of good, not necessarily great, films, though the amazing choices by our staff might argue against such a overall cinematic classification.

The Best Male Film Performances of 2011 | 17 Jan 2012 // 4:00 PM

In another strong year, crime and punishment take on heart and heroism for the right to be called 2011's best male film acting work.

//Columns

Cold Wars End, Betrayal is Forever: ‘Tinker, Tailer, Soldier, Spy’ | 28 Nov 2011 // 10:32 PM

What is espionage if not getting into bed with people -- physically or ideologically -- for purposes of betrayal?

//Reviews

'Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy' Provides a Master Class in Acting -- as well as Spying | 19 Mar 2012 // 6:00 PM

Gary Oldman’s George Smiley proves that brains, as much as James Bond’s brawny action, are key to the British spy game.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

How It Slips Away: 'The Breaking Point' Crosses Hemingway With Noir

// Short Ends and Leader

"Whether we've seen or read the story before, we ache for these sympathetic, floundering people presented to us gravely and without cynicism, even when cynical themselves.

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