A Murder of Quality (1991)


A Murder of Quality Poster
Original Title: A Murder of Quality
Type: TV Movie
Genre: Mystery
Runtime: 90 Minutes    (1 Hours : 30 Minutes)
Release Date: 13 Oct 1991 (USA)
Is Adult: No
Language: 
English
Rated: n/A
Director: 
Gavin Millar
Writer: 
John le Carré, John le Carré
Stars: 
Denholm Elliott, Joss Ackland, Glenda Jackson  »




Description

Taken from the book by John le Carré, George Smiley rallies to the aid of his former intelligence colleague, Ailsa Brimley, to investigate a mysterious letter from a junior master's wife at Carne School, a boy's school. When Smiley goes to...




Plot

Taken from the book by John le Carré, George Smiley rallies to the aid of his former intelligence colleague, Ailsa Brimley, to investigate a mysterious letter from a junior master's wife at Carne School, a boy's school. When Smiley goes to Carne to investigate, he finds the junior master's wife brutualy 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




Tagline

George Smiley Investigates





Details (General)

  • AKA (Also Known As)

    John Le Carre's a Murder of Quality (World-wide, English title)
    John Le Carré's a Murder of Quality (World-wide, English title)
    Les chandelles noires (France)
    Der Mörder mit den Silberflügeln (Germany)
    Asesinato de calidad (Spain)

  • Company

    Portobello Pictures

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Location

    Sherborne School
    Sherborne
    Dorset
    England
    UK





  • Details (Technical)

  • Aspect Ratio

    1.33 : 1

  • Color

    Color

  • Sound Mix

    Mono
    Stereo (DVD release)