The Tailor of Panama

The Tailor of Panama (2001)

In a place this treacherous, what a good spy needs is a spy of his own.

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A British spy is banished to Panama after having an affair with an ambassador's mistress. Once there he makes connection with a local tailor with a nefarious past and connections to all of the top political and gangster figures in Panama. The tailor also has a wife, who works for the Panamanian president and a huge debt. The mission is to learn what the President intends to do with the Canal.

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  • Pierce Brosnan

    as Andrew " Andy " Osnard
  • Geoffrey Rush

    as Harold " Harry " Pendel
  • Jamie Lee Curtis

    as Louisa Pendel
  • Leonor Varela

    as Marta
  • Brendan Gleeson

    as Michelangelo " Mickie " Abraxas
  • Harold Pinter

    as Uncle Benny
  • Catherine McCormack

    as Francesca Deane
  • Daniel Radcliffe

    as Mark Pendel
  • Lola Boorman

    as Sarah Pendel
  • David Hayman

    as Luxmore
  • Mark Margolis

    as Rafi Domingo
  • Martin Ferrero

    as Teddy, the Reporter
  • Dylan Baker

    as General Dusenbaker
  • Jon Polito

    as Ramon Rudd
  • Jonathan Hyde

    as Cavendish
  • John Fortune

    as Maltby
Directing John Boorman Director
Writing John le Carré Novel
Writing Andrew Davies Screenplay
Writing John le Carré Screenplay
Writing John Boorman Screenplay
Production John Boorman Producer
Sound Shaun Davey Music
Camera Philippe Rousselot Director of Photography
Editing Ron Davis Editor
Art Irene O'Brien Art Direction
Art Lucinda Thomson Art Direction
Art Laura Bowe Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Maeve Paterson Costume Design
Art Derek Wallace Production Design
Costume & Make-Up Orla Carrol Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up Maire O'Sullivan Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Bron Roylance Makeup Artist
Art Stephen Daly Assistant Art Director
Crew Paul Hedges Property Master
Editing Joe Gilmore Dialogue Editor
Sound Pauline Griffiths Foley
Sound Jenny Lee Wright Foley
Sound Mark Auguste Sound Editor
Sound Tom Johnson Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Crew Pamela Poole Special Effects Coordinator
Visual Effects Emily Edwards Visual Effects Producer
Visual Effects Peter Chiang Visual Effects Supervisor
Camera Des Whelan Camera Operator
Camera Jonathan Hession Still Photographer
Production Mary Gail Artz Casting
Production Barbara Cohen Casting
Production Jina Jay Casting
Directing Laerke Sigfred Pedersen Script Supervisor
Crew Susan d'Arcy Unit Publicist
Art Sarah Hauldren Supervising Art Director