Welcome to the Deighton Dossier


This is a website about the work of one of the world’s leading thriller and spy writers, author of famous books such as The Ipcress File, Fighter and the Bernard Samson series of novels. This site is still the only comprehensive and regularly updated website about Len Deighton's works on the Internet. Content is regularly added to make it even more comprehensive. Check out the accompanying Deighton Dossier blog for the latest news and information.

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Exclusive: Len Deighton on producing Oh! What a Lovely War


Writing exclusively for this site, Len gives a detailed and personal account of producing this award-winning film, laying to rest some of the myths that have grown up around it

Check out: the TV adaptation of the Game, Set & Match trilogy


Until Clerkenwell Film's adaptation reaches TV screens, Thames TV's 1988 series is still the only adaptation of the ground-breaking Bernard Samson series of stories

Celebrate: The Ipcress File film has recently celebrated its 50th anniversary


Check out a great movie infographic on the BFI website and search the hashtag #ipcress50 on Twitter to find out what fans are saying. Find more about the film on this site here

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