Sunday, July 25, 2010

Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy remake in the works

Many John le Carre die-hard fans are divided in the news of a remake of one of his most popular novels, Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy, which was made in to a mini-series in 1979 with the late, great Alec Guinness as the protagonist George Smiley.
BAFTA nominee, Swedish filmmaker Tomas Alfredson ( Let The Right One In ) will be directing with Gary Olman playing the role of Smiley this time around and a supporting cast of Colin Firth, Ralph Fiennes and Michael Fassbender. Filming is to begin in October for a 2012 release date.

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Started to really pay attention to film ( movies ) what was going on in front of the camera, but more interestingly, behind it as well at about as far back as age 10. Motion pictures ( when good ) are a fascinating medium. All the work and prep that goes into filmmaking. It's an amazing process !