An intricate, well-told story with some decent performances and an enjoyably bleak atmosphere can’t save a slightly underwhelming spy film, with some pointless scenes, superficial characterisation and a slow-moving plot. Le Carré can rest easy.
Although overly complex with ultimately forgettable (but cool) characters, this is a great film imbued with style, incredible fights and a thrilling plot
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