|Director: Anton Corbijn||Country: UK/US/Germany|
|Cast: Philip Seymour Hoffman, Rachel McAdams, Nina Hoss||Production Year: 2014|
Adapted from John Le Carré*’s (Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy) 2008 novel, this Hamburg-based spy drama features the late *Philip Seymour Hoffman’s final film performance.
Hoffman plays Günther Bachmann, a hard-drinking German spy on the trail of a suspected Chechen terrorist, Issa Karpov. Günther reaches out to Issa’s human rights lawyer Annabel to (played by Rachel McAdams) in order to get Issa to help lure in a high-profile asset from the Islamic community.