John le Carré's Absolute Friends is his best in years, capturing the verve and mastery of the magnificent early work. In fact, as a prelude to the book, you could do worse than reread The Spy Who Came...
AdvantagesTouching and funny film
DisadvantagesEnding let down the film
AdvantagesReally funny, direction, acting
AdvantagesNone that I can think of
DisadvantagesFar too many to list - check out my review