British master-spy George Smiley is called out of retirement to investigate the death of one of his old agents: a former Soviet general, the head of an Estonian émigré organisation based in London. Smiley learns the general had discovered information that will lead to a final confrontation with Smiley's nemesis, the Soviet spymaster Karla.
- Type of film
- Tomas Alfredson
- Peter Straughan (screenplay), John le Carré (novel)