Spies movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant spies movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, suspense, suspenseful, intense, entertaining and exciting films and TV shows about / with spy, espionage, dialogue, runaway, catastrophe, mentor, secrets, chase, betrayal and surveillance plots mostly in Thriller, Action and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
spies movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as spies: The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (2015), Jason Bourne (2016), The Bourne Identity (2002), The Bourne Ultimatum (2007), Mission: Impossible III (2006), Mission: Impossible (1996), The Bourne Supremacy (2004), The Debt (2010), The Bourne Identity (1988), Spy Game (2001).

List of spies movies

The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: At the height of the Cold War, a mysterious criminal organization plans to use nuclear weapons and technology to upset the fragile balance of power between the United States and Soviet Union. CIA agent Napoleon Solo and KGB agent Illya Kuryakin are ...
Style: witty, stylized, humorous, light, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: spy, cold war, secret service, reluctant partners, secret agents, culture clash, espionage, chase, cia agent, cia, race against time, save the world ...
Time: 60s, year 1963, 20th century, post world war two
Place: italy, germany, rome italy, usa, london ...
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Jason Bourne (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, China, Spain, Japan, Germany
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The most dangerous former operative of the CIA is drawn out of hiding to uncover hidden truths about his past.
Style: exciting, suspense, captivating, intense, suspenseful ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: spy, chase, espionage, assassin, rogue agent, black ops, cia, assassination, betrayal, cia agent, tough guy, lone hero ...
Time: year 2016, 2010s, 21st century, 90s, 2000s
Place: las vegas, london, berlin germany, rome italy, washington d.c. ...
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The Bourne Identity (2002)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Czech Republic
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Wounded to the brink of death and suffering from amnesia, Jason Bourne is rescued at sea by a fisherman. With nothing to go on but a Swiss bank account number, he starts to reconstruct his life, but finds that many people he encounters want him ...
Style: intense, suspense, exciting, suspenseful, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: spy, amnesia, secret agents, cia, tough heroes, escape, one against many, on the run, car chase, secret past, secret service, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: paris france, hamburg germany, greece, langley virginia, barcelona ...
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The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, France, Spain
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Bourne is brought out of hiding once again by reporter Simon Ross who is trying to unveil Operation Blackbriar, an upgrade to Project Treadstone, in a series of newspaper columns. Information from the reporter stirs a new set of memories, and Bourne ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, intense, rough, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: conspiracy, cia, espionage, spy, secret agents, escapades, corruption, secret service, fighting the system, memory, manhunt, dark past ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, contemporary
Place: langley virginia, london, paris france, moscow russia, europe ...
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Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, China
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Ethan and team take on their most impossible mission yet, eradicating the Syndicate - an International rogue organization as highly skilled as they are, committed to destroying the IMF.
Style: breathtaking, suspense, suspenseful, exciting, sexy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: spy, cia agent, espionage, mission, conspiracy, tough guy, rogue agent, secret agents, adventure, cia, terrorism, assassin ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, austria, vienna, europe, morocco ...
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Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Ethan Hunt and his team are racing against time to track down a dangerous terrorist named Hendricks, who has gained access to Russian nuclear launch codes and is planning a strike on the United States. An attempt to stop him ends in an explosion ...
Style: exciting, breathtaking, captivating, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spy, espionage, mission, secret agents, gunfight, terrorist, courage, frame up, escapades, cia, race against time, teamwork ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: washington state, hungary, seattle, budapest, san francisco ...
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Mission: Impossible III (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, China, Italy
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Retired from active duty to train new IMF agents, Ethan Hunt is called back into action to confront sadistic arms dealer, Owen Davian. Hunt must try to protect his girlfriend while working with his new team to complete the mission.
Style: suspense, exciting, clever, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night, teens
Plot: spy, espionage, secret agents, mission, double agent, cia, gunfight, disguise, heist, adventure, terrorism, heroic mission ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: china, italy, shanghai, berlin germany, asia ...
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Mission: Impossible (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When Ethan Hunt, the leader of a crack espionage team whose perilous operation has gone awry with no explanation, discovers that a mole has penetrated the CIA, he's surprised to learn that he's the No. 1 suspect. To clear his name, Hunt ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, entertaining, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, espionage, spy, secret agents, mission, chase, secret service, twists and turns, murder, undercover, conspiracy, train ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: prague, virginia, paris france, shanghai, london ...
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The Bourne Supremacy (2004)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Russia, India
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When a CIA operation to purchase classified Russian documents is blown by a rival agent, who then shows up in the sleepy seaside village where Bourne and Marie have been living. The pair run for their lives and Bourne, who promised retaliation ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, intellectual, surprise ending, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: spy, cia, conspiracy, amnesia, espionage, secret agents, tough heroes, dark past, twists and turns, chase, agent as target, assassin ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, berlin germany, europe, napoli italy, manhattan new york city ...
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The Debt (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Hungary, Israel
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Rachel Singer is a former Mossad agent who tried to capture a notorious Nazi war criminal – the Surgeon of Birkenau – in a secret Israeli mission that ended with his death on the streets of East Berlin. Now, 30 years later, a man claiming to be ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, psychological, tense, talky ...
Plot: spy, mossad, war criminal, cold war, world war two, jewish, secret agents, nazi, espionage, nazi hunter, redemption, female protagonist ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 90s, 70s, year 1997 ...
Place: israel, middle east, berlin germany, east germany, germany ...
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The Bourne Identity (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 185 min.
TV show
Story: An unconscious man is washed ashore on the beach of a small French village during a heavy storm. A retired doctor takes care of the unconscious stranger. When the mysterious man recovers, he can't remember a thing...he does not know his name, ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, sexy, suspense, thought provoking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, amnesia, espionage, cia, memory loss, hitman, adventure, surveillance, assassin, identity, terrorism, on the run ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, zurich switzerland, paris france
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Spy Game (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Japan, France, UK
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Veteran spy Nathan Muir is on the verge of retiring from the CIA when he learns that his one-time protégé and close friend, Tom Bishop, is a political prisoner sentenced to die in Beijing. Although their friendship has been marred by bad blood and ...
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, stylized, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, spy, cia, mentor, terrorist, working undercover, political corruption, secret agents, cold war, vietnam war, rescue, undercover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s
Place: china, washington d.c., shanghai, munich germany, cyprus ...
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Haywire (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Ireland, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Mallory Kane is a highly trained operative who works for a government security contractor in the dirtiest, most dangerous corners of the world. After successfully freeing a Chinese journalist held hostage, she is double crossed and left for dead by ...
Style: intense, suspense, enigmatic, brutal, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night
Plot: one woman army, betrayal, spy, assassin, mercenary, espionage, rescue, twists and turns, revenge, rivalry, dishonesty, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, washington d.c., usa, europe, mallorca ...
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State of Affairs (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Each day the President is faced with dozens of life and death decisions, and to prioritize the biggest international crises facing the country, one top CIA analyst - Charleston Tucker - assembles the President's Daily Briefing. This list of ...
Style: serious, tense, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: cia, spy, dead son, national security, politics, workplace situations, usa president, white house, female protagonist, social realism, death, military ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: The story of a super-secret spy organization that recruits an unrefined but promising street kid into the agency's ultra-competitive training program just as a global threat emerges from a twisted tech genius.
Style: ridiculous, exciting, stylized, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: spy, espionage, secret service, secret agents, secret organization, mentor, british, chase, undercover, tough guy, martial arts, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 2014, year 1997
Place: england, london, united kingdom, britain, kentucky ...
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Bon voyage (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Isabelle Adjani and Gerard Depardieu star in director Jean-Paul Rappenau's amusing farce set on the eve of World War II, which follows the intersecting lives of four Parisians as they cope with the impending invasion of their city by German ...
Style: humorous, satirical, light, witty, suspenseful ...
Plot: world war two, spy, war, politics, romance, wartime life, german, manipulation, lie, top secret, writers, wine ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 20th century
Place: france, paris france, england, poland, london ...
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The President's Analyst (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: At first, Dr. Sidney Schaefer feels honored and thrilled to be offered the job of the President's Analyst. But then the stress of the job and the paranoid spies that come with a sensitive government position get to him, and he runs away. Now ...
Style: funny, humorous, witty, clever, light ...
Plot: spy, espionage, secret agents, politics, conspiracy, assassination attempt, political intrigue, manhunt, state affairs, undercover, life turned upside down, head of state ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new jersey, usa, washington d.c., england, europe ...
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Simon Sez (1999)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Germany, Belgium, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A tattooed Interpol agent helps an old classmate find the kidnapped daughter of a computer software tycoon.
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, sexy, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kidnapping, terrorism, adventure, arms dealer, motorcycle, 007, spy, stupidity, adaptation, multiple storylines, terrorist group ...
Time: 90s
Place: french riviera, europe
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Salt (2010)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: As a CIA officer, Evelyn Salt swore an oath to duty, honor and country. Her loyalty will be tested when a defector accuses her of being a Russian spy. Salt goes on the run, using all her skills and years of experience as a covert operative to elude ...
Style: exciting, suspense, serious, surprise ending, visually appealing ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night
Plot: espionage, cia, female protagonist, spy, strong female lead, secret service, double agent, chase, agent as target, female spy, russian, one woman army ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: new york, russia, washington d.c., north korea, usa ...
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Allied (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: In 1942, an intelligence officer in North Africa encounters a female French Resistance fighter on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. When they reunite in London, their relationship is tested by the pressures of war.
Style: suspense, sexy, emotional, factual, suspenseful ...
Audience: date night
Plot: world war two, spy, nazi, espionage, french, military, love, double agent, female agent, betrayal, race against time, deception ...
Time: 1940s, future, year 1942
Place: france, london, england, paris france, berlin germany ...
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Spectre (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: A cryptic message from Bond’s past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organization. While M battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, Bond peels back the layers of deceit to reveal the terrible truth behind SPECTRE.
Style: suspense, exciting, sexy, entertaining, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: james bond, spy, espionage, secret society, secret service, chase, british secret service, secret agents, kidnapping, terrorist, terrorism, brutality ...
Time: 2010s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: rome italy, london, italy, england, north africa ...
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A Most Wanted Man (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Germany
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A Chechen Muslim illegally immigrates to Hamburg and becomes a person of interest for a covert government team which tracks the movements of potential terrorists.
Style: bleak, thought provoking, tense, clever, political ...
Plot: espionage, spy, terrorism, intelligence, surveillance, secret service, investigation, islam, betrayal, manipulation, who to trust, character study ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, contemporary
Place: hamburg germany, germany, berlin germany, middle east
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Closed Circuit (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A terrorist attack in London results in the capture of suspect Farroukh Erdogan (Denis Moschitto). The attorney general appoints Claudia Simmons-Howe (Rebecca Hall) as special advocate on Erdogan's legal team. On the eve of the trial, ...
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, political, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: terrorism, terrorist, legal action, lawyer, murder, spy, politics, conspiracy, lawyers and clients, dishonesty, state affairs, legal investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, boston, usa
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Breach (2007)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Eric O'Neill, a computer specialist who wants to be made an agent is assigned to clerk for Robert Hanssen, a senior agent with 25 years in the FBI, and to write down everything Hanssen does. O'Neill's told it's an investigation ...
Style: tense, realistic, suspenseful, intense, suspense ...
Plot: espionage, spy, investigation, fbi, surveillance, cia, manipulation, intrigue, betrayal, double agent, suspicion, character study ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2001, 2000s
Place: usa, ussr, moscow russia, washington d.c.
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The Spy Who Came in from the Cold (1965)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: British agent Alec Leamas refuses to come in from the cold war during the 1960s, choosing to face another mission, which may prove to be his final one.
Style: political, suspense, talky, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: cold war, espionage, spy, berlin wall, iron curtain, double agent, british intelligence, politics, loner, betrayal, library, cynicism ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: berlin germany, east germany, london, england, germany ...
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Enigma (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: UK, USA, Germany, Netherlands
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A romantic thriller based around the World War 2 project to crack the codes behind the Enigma machine, used by the Germans to encrypt messages sent to their submarines.
Style: clever, factual, tricky, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: world war two, nazi, code breaking, wartime, submarine, espionage, war, spy, secret service, conspiracy, idealism, moral ambiguity ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: poland, scotland, london, germany, england ...
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Charlotte Gray (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: UK, Australia, Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Story: This is a drama set in Nazi-occupied France at the height of World War II. Charlotte Gray tells the compelling story of a young Scottish woman working with the French Resistance in the hope of rescuing her lover, a missing RAF pilot. Based on the ...
Style: sexy, sentimental, romantic, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: world war two, espionage, resistance, nazi, war, romance, spy, wartime life, holocaust, jewish, women, secret agents ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: france, london, england, germany, paris france ...
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The Tailor of Panama (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 109 min.
Story: 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 ...
Style: talky, suspense, stylized, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: spy, espionage, politics, cold war, mentor, adultery, gangsters, brainwashing, conspiracy, mother son relationship, complex characters, happy ending ...
Time: 90s
Place: panama, latin america, england
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From Russia with Love (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Agent 007 is back in the second installment of the James Bond series, this time battling a secret crime organization known as SPECTRE. Russians Rosa Klebb and Kronsteen are out to snatch a decoding device known as the Lektor, using the ravishing ...
Style: exciting, realistic, witty, suspenseful, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: james bond, spy, cold war, british secret service, espionage, belly dancing, bond girl, train, gypsy, assassin, secret service, russian ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: russia, turkey, england, scotland, europe ...
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Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: As a swingin' fashion photographer by day and a groovy British superagent by night, Austin Powers is the '60s' most shagadelic spy, baby! But can he stop megalomaniac Dr. Evil after the bald villain freezes himself and unthaws in the ...
Style: parody, humorous, absurd, entertaining, satirical ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: time travel, spy, farce, dumb, spy spoof, james bond spoof, espionage, secret agents, culture clash, adventure, secret service, sarcasm ...
Time: 60s, 90s, 20th century, year 1967, year 1997
Place: london, usa, las vegas
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