Spy hero movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant spy hero movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, exciting, realistic, surprise ending, suspenseful and serious films and TV shows about / with spy hero, spy, espionage, secret agent, danger, violence, martial arts, gunfight, explosion and undercover plots mostly in Action, Thriller and Adventure genres shot in USA, UK, Spain and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as spy hero: Mister Deathman (1977), Aeon Flux (1991), Codename: Kids Next Door (2002), Out of Sight (1966), Spy Hard (1996), Seventeen Moments of Spring (1973), The Bourne Ultimatum (2007), The Equalizer 2 (2018), Jason Bourne (2016), Spectre (2015).

List of spy hero movies

Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates, Czech Republic, Russia, India, Canada
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, serious, captivating, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spy, espionage, secret agents, mission, undercover, skyscraper, save the day, explosion, frame up, teamwork, race against time, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: dubai, russia, hungary, seattle washington, mumbai india ...
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Mister Deathman (1977)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Geoffrey Graves is a secret agent who comes ourt of retirement for a mission in South Africa. Stella Stevens stars as an enemy agent.
Plot: female spy, spy hero, secret service, shooting, spy spoof, james bond spoof, arch villain, kidnapping, ransom, lesbian, african american, car chase ...
Place: pentagon, south africa, switzerland
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Aeon Flux (1991)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, South Korea, Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Æon Flux is set in a bizarre, dystopian future world. The title character is a tall, leather-clad secret agent from the nation of Monica, skilled in assassination and acrobatics. Her mission is to infiltrate the strongholds of the neighboring ...
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: cloning, transplant, jet pack, secret agent, sniper, sniper rifle, martial arts, train, agent, surrealism, dictator, sabotage ...
Time: future
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Codename: Kids Next Door (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Codename: Kids Next Door, also known as Kids Next Door or by its initials KND, is an American animated television series created by Tom Warburton and produced by Curious Pictures in Santa Monica, California. The series debuted on Cartoon Network on ...
Style: not serious, humorous
Audience: kids
Plot: espionage, gadget, mission, spy hero, violence, mischievous children, young heroes, secret organization, rivalry, disorder, goofy hero, prodigy ...
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Out of Sight (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Teenage beach party/spy spoof/musical comedy about a plot to bomb a music fair. As his boss is on vacation, a superspy's butler must come to the rescue, while being pursued by a trio of gorgeous assassins who're agents of F.L.U.S.H. ...
Style: comic
Plot: parody, surfing, female assassin, spy hero, hot rod, beach resort, james bond spoof, spy spoof, secret service agent, secret headquarters, spy mission, secret mission ...
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Spy Hard (1996)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The evil Gen. Rancor has his sights set on world domination, and only one man can stop him: Dick Steele, also known as Agent WD-40. Rancor needs to obtain a computer circuit for the missile that he is planning to fire, so Steele teams up with ...
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, funny, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: parody, james bond spoof, farce, espionage, kgb, goofy hero, master criminal, atomic bomb, master villain, secret agents, race against time, save the day ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
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Seventeen Moments of Spring (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 69 min.
Story: The series is based on a true story of a Russian spy Colonel Isaev (Stirlitz) in Fascist Germany during 17 days in very end of WWII. Stirlitz has worked his way to the very top of the Fascist hierarchy without being caught. However, his ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating, tense ...
Plot: espionage, spy, working undercover, danger, dishonesty, undercover, intelligence, war, government agency, state affairs, nazi germany, spy hero ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1945
Place: europe, germany, russia, switzerland
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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, serious, rough, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, chases and races, cia, fighting the system, manhunt, danger, secret agents, conspiracy, uncover truth, violence, corruption, tough heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: langley virginia, madrid, europe, moscow russia, usa ...
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The Equalizer 2 (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Robert McCall returns to deliver his special brand of vigilante justice -- but how far will he go when it's someone he loves?
Style: ambiguous ending, surprise ending, suspense
Plot: hurricane, martial arts, drug dealer, gang, violence, hostage, kidnapping, massacre, murder, revenge, cia, rape ...
Time: 2010s
Place: brussels belgium, istanbul turkey, washington d.c., turkey
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Jason Bourne (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, China
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: suspense, surprise ending, exciting, intense, entertaining
Plot: chase, assassin, cia, hacking, casino, black ops, armored vehicle, rogue agent, amnesia, assassination, espionage, spy ...
Time: 2010s, 1990s, 2000s
Place: las vegas, greece, athens greece, washington d.c., langley virginia ...
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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, entertaining, sexy, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, espionage, british secret service, secret agent, secret service, james bond, 007, heroic mission, assassin, car chase, secret mission, fight scenes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: rome italy, austria, north africa, big ben london, london ...
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Operation Crossbow (1965)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Allied agents infiltrate the Nazi rocket complex at Peenemunde in order to obtain their secrets and sabotage the plant.The film alternates between German developments of the V-1 missile and V-2 rocket (with a German cast speaking their own language) ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: german, rocket, undercover, secret agents, espionage, war, heroic mission, danger, escapades, heroes, working undercover, military ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: germany, england, europe, london
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The Company (2007)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 286 min.
Story: Real-life figures from the Cold War era mix with a fictional story based on a group of CIA operatives and their counterparts in the KGB, MI6, and the Mossad.
Style: epic, serious, suspenseful, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: spy, cold war, cia, government agency, secret agents, espionage, undercover, mole, senator, german, suspicion, career ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s
Place: europe, germany, russia, cuba, west berlin west germany ...
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Charlie's Angels (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Three women, detectives with a mysterious boss, retrieve stolen voice-ID software, using martial arts, tech skills, and sex appeal.
Style: humorous, entertaining, funny, light, sexy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, chick flick
Plot: martial arts, fighting crime, heroic mission, female friendship, partners, working undercover, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, undercover agent, girl power, criminal's revenge, kick-butt women, fight scenes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
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Mission: Impossible (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Mission: Impossible is an American television series that was created and initially produced by Bruce Geller. It chronicles the missions of a team of secret government agents known as the Impossible Missions Force. In the first season, the team is ...
Style: serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agent, espionage, undercover, iron curtain, adventure, secret agents, heroic mission, working undercover, chases and races, heroes, master villain, save the day ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 1960s
Place: france, europe, east germany, eastern europe
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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: semi serious, entertaining, exciting, witty, stylized ...
Plot: secret agents, reluctant partners, spy, cold war, save the world, russian spy, chase, culture clash, spies, villainess, secret service, femme fatale ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1963
Place: italy, usa, germany, rome italy, berlin germany ...
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Tomorrow Never Dies (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A deranged media mogul is staging international incidents to pit the world's superpowers against each other. Now 007 must take on this evil mastermind in an adrenaline-charged battle to end his reign of terror and prevent global pandemonium.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret service, spy, espionage, chase, motorcycle, navy, missile, race against time, undercover, gadget, satellite, world domination ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: hamburg germany, china, battleship, england, hong kong ...
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Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, China, France, Norway
Duration: 147 min.
Story: When an IMF mission ends badly, the world is faced with dire consequences. As Ethan Hunt takes it upon himself to fulfil his original briefing, the CIA begin to question his loyalty and his motives. The IMF team find themselves in a race against ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending
Plot: gun, violence, hand to hand combat, spy, handgun, motorcycle, helicopter, espionage, deception, beard, blond hair, cliff ...
Time: 2010s
Place: berlin germany, jerusalem, paris france, germany
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Killer 77, Alive or Dead (1966)
Genre: Crime
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Lester of the UK Secret Service follows a lead, from a rigged boxing match to Mr. King, a German scientist who is using his power and special knowledges to rebuild a Nazi regime and the world take-over.
Plot: eurospy, james bond spoof, neo nazi, spy hero, secret service, boxing, scientist, spy, espionage, nazi, secret agent
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Unlocked (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic, Switzerland, UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After failing to apprehend the terrorist behind a Paris attack that claimed dozens of lives, CIA agent Alice Racine is forced to live in London as a caseworker. Her mentor unexpectedly calls her back into action when the CIA discovers that another ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending
Plot: cia, rogue agent, biohazard, terrorism, terrorist, virus, telephone conversation, cia agent, staircase, betrayal, telephone call, female protagonist ...
Time: 2010s, year 2012
Place: big ben london, moscow russia, langley virginia, tower bridge london, paris france
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D.E.B.S. (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The star of a team of teenage crime fighters falls for the alluring villainess she must bring to justice.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: lesbian, parody, espionage, schoolgirl uniform, female agent, covert operation, lip synching, thesis, spy spoof, female protagonist, french girl, subversion ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
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Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When diabolical genius, Dr. Evil travels back in time to steal superspy Austin Powers's ‘mojo’, Austin must return to the swingin' '60s himself – with the help of American agent, Felicity Shagwell – to stop the dastardly plan. ...
Style: humorous, light, absurd, satirical, not serious ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: spy, undercover, time travel, parody, good versus evil, cloning, race against time, supermodel, nasa, goofy hero, secret agents, heroic mission ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 90s, 1960s, year 1969 ...
Place: seattle washington, big ben london, washington d.c., london
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James Bond Jr. (1991)
Genre: Animation, Action, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: James Bond Jr. is the nephew of the famous international spy. Determined to follow in the footsteps of his famous uncle, James Jr. enrolls in Warfield, a prep school based on the grounds of an old counter intelligence training base in the UK. Along ...
Plot: child spy, surrealism, teenager, spy, school, top secret, scientist, intelligence, mad scientist, gadget, villain, secret agent ...
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Doublecross on Costa's Island (1997)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Six years after stopping a multi-national arms deal that would have wiped out Los Angeles, Agent Enrico Costa (Franco Columbu) is tracked down at his home halfway around the world. Through revenge and deception, from Sardinia to Beverly Hills, Costa ...
Plot: shoulder holster, uzi, spy hero, crime lord, most dangerous game, cia, pump action shotgun, island, beretta, ambush, wrestling, semiautomatic pistol ...
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American Assassin (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Following the murder of his fiancée, Mitch Rapp trains under the instruction of Cold War veteran Stan Hurley. The pair then is enlisted to investigate a wave of apparently random attacks on military and civilian targets.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, ambiguous ending
Plot: revenge, terrorist, mentor, mole, beach, terrorism, cia, one man army, knife fight, fight, counter terrorism, iranian ...
Time: 2010s
Place: warsaw poland, istanbul turkey, romania, virginia, rome italy
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Detonator II: Night Watch (1995)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Croatia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: UN agents Mike Graham and Sabrina Carver are sent by their director Nick Caldwell to investigate the theft of Rembrandt's painting, "The Night Watch". The trail takes them from Amsterdam to Hong Kong and involves them in not only art ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: forgery, art theft, painting, investigation, undercover, espionage, daring rescue, adventure, chases and races, crimes, danger, heist ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: hong kong, amsterdam, asia, europe
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Licence to Kill (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, Mexico, USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: James Bond and his American colleague Felix Leiter arrest the drug lord Sanchez who succeeds in escaping and takes revenge on Felix and his wife. Bond knows but just one thing: revenge.
Style: exciting, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: 007, vengeance, murder, espionage, florida keys, corruption, airplane, british secret service, coast guard, cia, adventure, undercover ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: mexico, florida, latin america, caribbean
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Master Spy (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Boris Turganev (Murray) is a Russian scientist who has absconded from a Communist prison in an attempt to achieve a better life working for the British. As Boris struggles to make his superiors believe he is there to work and not to spy for the ...
Plot: espionage, spy, doctor, police, inspector, spy hero, captain, police inspector, police officer
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Black Samurai (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Robert Sand, agent of D.R.A.G.O.N. (Defense Reserve Agency Guardian Of Nations), is playing tennis on his vacation with a beautiful black girl, when his commanding officers ask him to save a Chinese girl who happens to be Sand's girlfriend, and ...
Plot: vulture, striptease, terrorist plot, sunbathing, warlock, spy hero, heroic bloodshed, cobra, mariachi band, voodoo, falling into water, tennis ...
Place: mexico
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Top Secret (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Top Secret is a 1967 Italian-Spanish Eurospy film directed by Fernando Cerchio and starring Gordon Scott.
Style: suspense
Plot: secret agent, spy, eurospy, violence, pistol, strongman, muscleman, espionage, semiautomatic pistol, tough guy, love interest, spy hero ...
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