Tag Archives: John le Carré

Oscars: Best Actor nominee Gary Oldman on the subtleties of “Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy” – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: After more than three decades spent crafting some of the most memorable characters in film history, Gary Oldman earned his first Oscar nomination on Tuesday. Stop for a minute and say that out loud. Gary Oldman’s first Oscar nomination. I mean, really, Academy. What took you so[...]

“The Artist,” “Tinker, Tailor” top British Academy Film Awards nominations – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: Michel Hazanavicius’ “The Artist” continues its march through the awards season, topping the Orange British Academy Film Awards with 12 nominations including Best Film, Original Screenplay, Original Music, Cinematography, Editing, Make Up and Hair, Costume Design, Sound and Production Design, Director, Leading Actor and Leading Actress. [...]

Gary Oldman talks “Tinker, Tailor,” webs of intrigue, and the one actor he’d love to work with – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Gary Oldman, appearing on Sirius/XM’s “The Opie and Anthony Show,” contemplated a question he likely has been asked before: “What was your favorite character?” Yet how does one choose from a body of work that spans decades and includes iconic characters that range from Sid Vicious to[...]

British Indie Film goes with “Shame,” “Tinker” and “Tyrannosaur” – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: The British Independent Film Awards announced nominees for its 14tht annual awards ceremony, which will be held on Dec. 4 in London, and three films led the charge with seven nominations apiece. Steve McQueen’s “Shame,” Tomas Alfredson’s “Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy” and Paddy Considine’s “Tyrannosaur” each nabbed seven[...]

“Tinker, Tailor” teaser posters – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Stop selling me. I’m sold. Bring on the movie. I’m ready. Seriously, the marketing materials for Tomas Alfredson’s “Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy” have been among some of the year’s best, from a taut and unnerving trailer (see below) to these new posters teasing Alfredson’s amazing cast. Even if[...]

Gary Oldman, Colin Firth in first “Tinker, Tailor” tease

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: For so many reasons, the upcoming adaptation of John Le Carre’s “Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy” has been near the top of our “Must See” list, and this new trailer released today isn’t doing much to slide it off the chart. First, it’s Le Carre, who is a brilliant[...]