Taken from the book by John le Carre, George Smiley rallies to the aid of his former intelligence colleague, Ailsa Brimley, to investigate a mysterious letter from a junion master's wife at Carne School - a boy's school. When Smiley goes to Carne to investigate, he finds the junior master's wife brutually murdered with her husband as one of the suspects. Smiley begins to scratch at the surface of the closed knit society of Carne and soon begins to find that things are not as they seem. Secret societies, sexual abuse, and a mysterious boy, Timothy Perkins, who is either another suspect, witness, or victim. Written by
In the exclusive, private world of an English public school, everyone has a secret . . . . but someone has a motive.
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The later John le Carré
adaptation television mini-series The Night Manager
(2016) was first broadcast in the 25th Anniversary year (2016) of this tele-movie's debut in 1991. See more