R | | Drama, Mystery, Romance
A widower is determined to get to the bottom of a potentially explosive secret involving his wife's murder, big business, and corporate corruption.
The Constant Gardener (2005) is the only ever filmed adaptation of a John le Carré novel to win an Academy Award. Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011) was the third John le Carré filmed adaptation to be nominated for Academy Awards where it was nominated for three Oscars. The first, The Spy Who Came In from the Cold (1965), was nominated for two Oscars, whilst the second, The Constant Gardener (2005), was nominated for four Oscars, winning one statuette, for actress Rachel Weisz, for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role. Moreover, The Constant Gardener (2005) is the filmed adaptation of a John le Carré novel that has been nominated for the most number of Oscars.
Oh, thank you Arnold. I... I can manage that. But I still don't see why you couldn't wait a couple of weeks. Why go all the way up to Loki?
Tessa Quayle: Well, we want to hear Grace Makanga speak, and she won't be coming to Nairobi.
After Crick beats Justin Quayle, Quayle is left with wound on his left cheek and the right side of his lower lip. In subsequent scenes in the same time frame, the wounds disappear, then re-appear.
END CREDITS DISCLAIMER: Nobody in this story, and no outfit or corporation, thank God, is based upon an actual person or outfit in the real world. But I can tell you this; as my journey through the pharmaceutical jungle progressed, I came to realize that, by comparison with the reality, my story was as tame as a holiday postcard. --John Le Carré
English, Italian, Swahili, German
$10,961,311 (USA) (4 September 2005)
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