British secret service movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant british secret service movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, sexy and suspense films and TV shows about / with british secret service, spy, espionage, undercover, secret service, betrayal, rivalry, secret agent, secret agents and heroes plots mostly in Adventure, Thriller and Action genres shot in UK, USA, Germany and other countries.
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british secret service movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as british secret service: Spectre (2015), Skyfall (2012), Casino Royale (2006), Die Another Day (2002), Fleming (2014), Goldeneye (1989), Licence to Kill (1989), Sebastian (1968), The World Is Not Enough (1999), Thunderball (1965).

List of british secret service movies

 6.8
 343K
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, serious ...
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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 7.8
 587K
Skyfall (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: When Bond's latest assignment goes gravely wrong and agents around the world are exposed, MI6 is attacked forcing M to relocate the agency. These events cause her authority and position to be challenged by Gareth Mallory, the new Chairman of ...
Style: suspense, exciting, captivating, entertaining, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, spy, british secret service, secret agent, 007, secret service, james bond, explosion, secret agents, secret service agent, chases and races, anti hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: china, istanbul turkey, england, asia, europe ...
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 8.0
 534K
Casino Royale (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, Czech Republic, USA, Germany, Bahamas, Italy
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Le Chiffre, a banker to the world's terrorists, is scheduled to participate in a high-stakes poker game in Montenegro, where he intends to use his winnings to establish his financial grip on the terrorist market. M sends Bond – on his maiden ...
Style: exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful, scenic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, casino, chase, british secret service, 007, torture, heroic mission, poker, escapades, james bond, double agent, obsessive quest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: montenegro, italy, europe, south africa, prague czech republic ...
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 6.1
 190K
Die Another Day (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Bond takes on a North Korean leader who undergoes DNA replacement procedures that allow him to assume different identities. American agent, Jinx Johnson assists Bond in his attempt to thwart the villain's plans to exploit a satellite that is ...
Style: exciting, twists and turns, sexy, entertaining, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, spy, british secret service, secret service agent, 007, destruction, laser, master villain, world domination, helicopter, cia, undercover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: north korea, havana cuba, hong kong, iceland, sydney australia ...
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 7.3
 4K
Fleming (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 44 min.
Story: A look at the 007 creator, Ian Fleming, and his early life set against the permissive society of war-torn WWII London.
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: british secret service, hotshot hero, spy, nazi collaborator, womanizer, stock broker, historical figure, nazi occupation, wartime life, artists and showbiz, espionage, love and romance ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, 1930s, 50s
Place: england, london
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 6.6
 343
Goldeneye (1989)
Genre: Biography
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Fact-based biography of James Bond author, Ian Fleming. The film focuses on his wartime exploits and romantic adventures which ultimately led to his creation of the super-spy.
Plot: secret agent, spy, british secret service, extramarital affair, admiral, submarine, air raid, royal navy, world war two, mafioso, casino, nurse ...
Place: jamaica
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On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 142 min.
Story: James Bond tracks archnemesis Ernst Blofeld to a mountaintop retreat where he's training an army of beautiful but lethal women. Along the way, Bond falls for Italian contessa Tracy Draco -- and marries her in order to get closer to Blofeld. ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, honeymoon, british secret service, secret organization, kilt, suicide, adventure, suicide attempt, world domination, gadget, secret agents, secret service ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: switzerland, england, alps, portugal, swiss alps ...
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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, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, 007, murder, espionage, british secret service, corruption, airplane, coast guard, florida keys, cia, adventure, undercover ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: mexico, florida, latin america, caribbean
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 6.5
 452
Sebastian (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sebastian is an undisciplined mathematics genius who works in the "cipher bureau" of the British Intelligence. While cracking enemy codes, Sebastian finds time to romance co-worker Rebecca Howard.
Plot: british secret service, mathematician, spy, drugged
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The World Is Not Enough (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Greed, revenge, world dominance and high-tech terrorism – it's all in a day's work for Bond, who's on a mission to a protect beautiful oil heiress from a notorious terrorist. In a race against time that culminates in a dramatic ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, oil, terrorism, secret service, heiress, british secret service, mission, british, spy, boat chase, skiing, insubordination ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: england, asia, london, europe, turkey ...
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 7.0
 94K
Thunderball (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A criminal organization has obtained two nuclear bombs and are asking for a 100 million pound ransom in the form of diamonds in seven days or they will use the weapons. The secret service sends James Bond to the Bahamas to once again save the world.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, espionage, shark, secret service, british secret service, scuba, secret agent, secret organization, scuba diving, terrorism, adventure, nuclear threat ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: bahamas, florida, paris france, france
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The Spy Who Loved Me (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Russian and British submarines with nuclear missiles on board both vanish from sight without a trace. England and Russia both blame each other as James Bond tries to solve the riddle of the disappearing ships. But the KGB also has an agent on the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, witty, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, submarine, espionage, kgb, shark, chase, secret service, sea, villain, sphinx, pyramid, jet ski ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: egypt, england, russia, soviet union, scotland ...
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The Secret Life of Ian Fleming (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, War
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Secret Life of Ian Fleming follows the exciting life of a dashing young Ian Fleming, the mastermind behind the highly successful James Bond books and movies.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: spy, british secret service, espionage, secret agents, adventure, writer's life, artists and showbiz, escapades, heroes, rivalry, undercover, government agency ...
Time: 40s, 50s, 1930s, 1940s
Place: england, europe, jamaica, ussr
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 6.6
 86K
Octopussy (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: James Bond is sent to investigate after a fellow “00” agent is found dead with a priceless Fabergé egg. James Bond follows the mystery and uncovers a smuggling scandal and a Russian General who wants to provoke a new World War.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, circus, atomic bomb, british secret service, kgb, octopus, tiger, clown, crocodile, snake charmer, secret service, race against time ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: india, asia, europe, east berlin, east germany ...
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Never Say Never Again (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, West Germany
Duration: 134 min.
Story: James Bond returns as the secret agent 007 one more time to battle the evil organization SPECTRE. Bond must defeat Largo, who has stolen two atomic warheads for nuclear blackmail. But Bond has an ally in Largo's girlfriend, the willowy Domino, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, espionage, island, scuba diving, british secret service, british, race against time, terrorism, undercover, adventure, video game, motorcycle chase ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: bahamas, french riviera, england, europe, france ...
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 6.3
 81K
Moonraker (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: During the transportation of a Space Shuttle a Boeing 747 crashes in the Atlantic Ocean yet when they go to look for the destroyed shuttle it is not there. James Bond investigates the missing mission space shuttle and soon learns that the shuttles ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: astronaut, boat chase, laser, space travel, espionage, british secret service, space battle, adventure, space station, megalomaniac, utopia, master villain ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: rio de janeiro, argentina, brazil, england, france ...
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 7.7
 157K
Goldfinger (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Special agent 007 (Sean Connery) comes face to face with one of the most notorious villains of all time, and now he must outwit and outgun the powerful tycoon to prevent him from cashing in on a devious scheme to raid Fort Knox -- and obliterate the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: laser, espionage, golf, chase, spy, murder, british secret service, airplane, secret agents, race against time, gold, megalomaniac ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: kentucky, england, switzerland, europe, usa ...
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For Your Eyes Only (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A British spy ship has sunk and on board was a hi-tech encryption device. James Bond is sent to find the device that holds British launching instructions before the enemy Soviets get to it first.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, undercover, assassin, kgb, submarine, motorcycle, british secret service, parrot, sea, mountain, cold war, adventure ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: greece, europe, england, albania, italy ...
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A View to a Kill (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A newly developed microchip designed by Zorin Industries for the British Government that can survive the electromagnetic radiation caused by a nuclear explosion has landed in the hands of the KGB. James Bond must find out how and why. His suspicions ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, kgb, chase, snow, fire, earthquake, helicopter, microchip, zeppelin, flooding, race against time, adventure ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france, san francisco, california, mine, europe ...
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Agent 000 and the Curves of Death (1983)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Agent 000 gets involved in high-octane action in this Finnish James Bond parody.
Plot: parody, british secret service, spy spoof, james bond spoof, secret agent, farce, spy
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 7.2
 3K
Restless (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 180 min.
Story: A young woman finds out that her mother worked as a spy for the British Secret Service during World War II and has been on the run ever since.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, realistic, tense
Plot: espionage, dishonesty, war, british secret service, spy, undercover, government agency, secret agents, betrayal, intrigue, love affair, haunted by the past ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 40s, 70s
Place: europe, new mexico, holland
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Quantum of Solace (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Quantum of Solace continues the adventures of James Bond after Casino Royale. Betrayed by Vesper, the woman he loved, 007 fights the urge to make his latest mission personal. Pursuing his determination to uncover the truth, Bond and M interrogate ...
Style: suspense, exciting, intense, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, vengeance, espionage, secret service, betrayal, 007, interrogation, james bond, spy, undercover, secrets, bond girl ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: bolivia, haiti, russia, italy, austria ...
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 7.3
 133K
Dr. No (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In the film that launched the James Bond saga, Agent 007 battles mysterious Dr. No, a scientific genius bent on destroying the U.S. space program. As the countdown to disaster begins, Bond must go to Jamaica, where he encounters beautiful Honey ...
Style: clever, exciting, realistic, sexy, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, espionage, assassination, secret agent, villain, casino, secret organization, secret base, terrorism, megalomaniac, sniper, cia ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, future
Place: jamaica, caribbean, england, west indies
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Cambridge Spies (2003)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 235 min.
Story: In 1934, four brilliant Cambridge men are recruited to spy for Russia. Fueled by youthful idealism, a passion for social justice and a talent for lying, they take huge personal risks to pass Britain's biggest secrets to Moscow. Based on true ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: secret agents, betrayal, spy, espionage, university, kgb, double agent, mole, treason, idealism, social differences, wartime life ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: england, europe, russia, big ben london
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The Night Manager (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 358 min.
Story: Former British soldier Jonathan Pine navigates the shadowy recesses of Whitehall and Washington where an unholy alliance operates between the intelligence community and the secret arms trade. To infiltrate the inner circle of lethal arms dealer ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, hotel, crimes, corruption, mind game, arms dealer, undercover agent, manager, moral ambiguity, murder, secret service, british ...
Time: 2010s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england, london, egypt
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The Ipcress File (1965)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: This espionage thriller represents a landmark in spy movies introducing the sly, dry intelligence agent Harry Palmer. The story, centers on Palmer's investigation into British Intelligence security. He's soon enmeshed in a world of ...
Style: clever, suspenseful, realistic, serious, cynical ...
Plot: espionage, cold war, spy, undercover, political intrigue, double agent, government agency, secret agents, investigation, mystery, danger, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: england, london, albania, europe, scotland yard
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 5.2
 25K
Casino Royale (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Sir James Bond is called back out of retirement to stop SMERSH. In order to trick SMERSH, James thinks up the ultimate plan - that every agent will be named 'James Bond'. One of the Bonds, whose real name is Evelyn Tremble is sent to take ...
Style: humorous, stylized, not serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: 007, parody, farce, espionage, chase, casino, betrayal, undercover, femme fatale, race against time, kgb, hidden identity ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: scotland, england, germany, berlin germany, france ...
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Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 94 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: humorous, sexy, absurd, funny, satirical ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: time travel, parody, spy, undercover, james bond spoof, good versus evil, goofy hero, secret agents, master villain, heroic mission, spy spoof, race against time ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1960s, 1990s, year 1967
Place: usa, las vegas, london
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Where the Spies Are (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: cold war, british intelligence, assassination, defection, helicopter, doctor, spy, pistol, airplane, gadget, double agent, homosexual subtext ...
Place: lebanon
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 7.0
 3K
Deep State (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: What happens when a man who believes he has retired from MI6 is called back to do one more job to regain his life, only to discover that this job may mean he has no life to go back to.
Style: disturbing, serious, suspense, tense, social realism
Plot: conspiracy, intelligence agency, revenge, special agents, danger, death of son, twists & turns, crimes, second chance, espionage, estranged son, british secret service ...
Place: iran, middle east
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