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Our Kind of Traitor- Movie Review

Our Kind of Traitor is the perfect type of indie thriller; one that combines the intensity and realism of a spy film with the incredulous nature of an adventure film. 201 more words

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This globetrotting John le Carré adaptation – directed by Susanna White and adapted by Hossein Amini – ticks many of the boxes one might associate with the author’s stories. 511 more words

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Our Kind of Traitor

3 out of 5 stars

A solid thriller but nothing special (and after The Night Manager, it would probably fare better on BBC1 on a Sunday night) with a script that doesn’t really give its main cast much to do other than run around and do expressions of Basil Exposition. 84 more words

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Our Kind of Traitor

17/05/16

The recent success of the BBC’s The Night Manager has put the work of John Le Carré back into the public eye, but Our Kind of Traitor… 576 more words

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Our Kind of Traitor (Susanna White, UK, 2016)

A not quite successful adaptation of John Le Carré’s novel that I nonetheless found intriguing and enjoyable. In a year with two such Le Carré adaptations, this one for film and… 452 more words

Our Kind of Traitor

“I thought it was the right thing to do.”

I don’t know much about John Le Carré or his writing. The only book of his I read was Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy and, considering the quality of the film, I seem to be the only person I know that really enjoyed the 2011 adaptation that starred, well, everyone. 657 more words

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