Starring: Gary Oldman, Colin Firth, Benedict Cumberbatch
Director: Tomas Alfredson
Category: IIB (English, Hungarian and Russian)
Gary Oldman has got to the age - he turns 54 on March 21 - when lifetime achievement awards are the norm.
A botched mission in Hungary leads to a British spy being shot and the firing of both the head of MI6, Control (John Hurt), and his right-hand man, Smiley (Gary Oldman).