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3.9
697 Ratings

The Spy Who Came in from the Cold

Directed by Martin Ritt
United States, 1965
Drama, Thriller

Synopsis

John Le Carré’s acclaimed bestselling novel about a Cold War spy on one final, dangerous mission, played by Richard Burton in a career-defining performance, is every bit as precise and ruthless on-screen in this adaptation directed by Martin Ritt.

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The Spy Who Came in from the Cold Directed by Martin Ritt

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1966 | 2 nominations including: Best Actor in a Leading Role

National Board of Review

1966 | Winner: Top Ten Films

BAFTA Awards

1967 | 4 wins including: Best British Art Direction (B/W)

1967 | 2 nominations including: Best Film from any Source

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