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Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy


Dec 08, 2011

Latest Home Video

Mar 20, 2012

MPAA Rating



Tomas Alfredson


Gary Oldman
Colin Firth
Tom Hardy
Toby Jones
Ciaran Hinds
David Dencik
Benedict Cumberbatch


2011 Focus Features

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We do not have a full review for this movie because it is rated R in the US and we usually only review G, PG, and PG-13 movies. However we do have details about the content you can expect to see in this movie in the "Content Details" section below.


As if cold war suspicions weren't enough, British Intelligence officers fear they have a mole in their midst. Former operative George Smiley (Gary Oldman) comes out of retirement, and with the help of a young agent (Benedict Cumberbatch), begins to investigate the four top suspects (played by Colin Firth, Toby Jones, Ciaran Hinds and David Dencik).

Content Details

Why Is Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy Rated R?

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy is rated R for violence, some sexuality/nudity and language.

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Here is additional information on sex, violence and profanity in Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy...

This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:


- Portrayals of non-graphic violence.

- Occasional gory and grotesque images.

- Some scenes may frighten children.

- Frequent portrayals of and references to gun, weapons and hand-to-hand violence, sometimes in a torture context (with some blood and detail shown)>

- Depictions of shooting and beating.

- Infrequent portrayals of corpses, with blood, gore and detail.

Sexual Content:

- Breasts, buttock and genitalia nudity seen in a sexual context.

—Simulated and implied sexual activity.

- Embracing and kissing.

- Sexual references an innuendo.


- Frequent use of the sexual expletive, some in a sexual context.

- Infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing and profanity.

- Infrequent use of ethno-cultural slurs.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Frequent tobacco use.

Home Video Viewing Alternatives

Here are some ideas for home video titles that are related to Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy.

This movie is based on a novel by John le Carré. The movie Breach depicts the real life efforts of the FBI to find a double agent on their payroll. James Bond is one of the most famous fictional British spies of all time. Check out his various incarnations in Casino Royale (Daniel Craig), Goldfinger (Sean Connery) and The World is Not Enough (Pierce Brosnan).

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Canadian Movie Ratings

14A Violence, Sexually Suggestive Scenes.
AB 14A Coarse Language, Gory Scenes.
MB 14A Not Recommended For Children.
ON 14A Coarse Language, Violence.
QC 13+

Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A

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Details on home video releases of Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy...

Tinker, Taylor, Soldier, Spy releases to home video on March 20, 2012

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