KWIT

Revisiting The First Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy

Dec 20, 2011

Before the 2011 film version of John Le Carre's spy novel, British director John Irvin directed the original 1979 multi-episode series for the BBC, starring George Smiley as the master spy recalled from forced retirement to root out a traitor in the top ranks of the British intelligence service.