Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy: Critique of a Movie Review
'Oscar Season,' so dubbed by Hollywood executives and the media covering their world, is quickly approaching. Within the illustrious group of nominees are those featured in the beautifully made 'cerebral' film, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy. The film, which is a jewel of cinematic effort, is very much the opposite of today's often-found shallow comedies or horror films. This film, in its grasp, includes so much of that which ought to be found in the art that is cinema. For this reason, and because of the momentum the film has garnered following the leading actor's nomination for an Academy Award, many have taken to commenting on Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy. One such article is presented below and will be both summarized and discussed in order to see just how the critic world sees this film, and for what reason.
The article mentioned above is entitled "Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy is No Easy Watch" and is written by Chris Krapek for the Huffington Post. Krapek's main point in this particular 'critique' of the film is that it is quite a difficult movie to watch and understand. Krapek starts by offering his opinions on the film, including imagining many individuals in his personal life scoffing at how 'boring' the movie actually is. Then, Krapek offers a summary of the film. Within this part, which takes up most of the article, the author expands upon the main points of the film. These include,