Top 4 Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy film message.

In both Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011) & Skyfall (2012), the head of the British intelligence agency has a Union Jack bulldog in their office.
In both Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011) & Skyfall (2012), the head of the British intelligence agency has a Union Jack bulldog in their office.

When Smiley enters Control's flat, a pack of cigarettes is seen cut in half lenghtwise, top to bottom

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy Hidden Details

- [At 0:10] We see MI6 Intelligence officer Peter Guillam crossing the street and walking on a sidewalk. As an attractive woman walks by, he, very indiscreetly, follows her with his eyes. Guillam is actually gay. (More in Comments)

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy poster
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy poster

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy Plot

In the bleak days of the Cold War, espionage veteran George Smiley (Gary Oldman) is forced from semi-retirement to uncover a Soviet Agent within MI6.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Director Tomas Alfredson
Stars Mark Strong, John Hurt, Zoltán Mucsi, Péter Kálloy Molnár
IMDB score 7.1