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 suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, suspense and sexy films and TV shows about / with british secret service, spy, espionage, secret agents, betrayal, undercover, secret service, danger, assassin and surveillance plots mostly in Thriller, Action and Adventure genres shot in UK, USA, France and other countries.
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british secret service movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as british secret service: No Time To Die (2021), Fleming (2014), Deep State (2018), Spy(ies) (2009), Casino Royale (2006), Skyfall (2012), Spectre (2015), Octopussy (1983), For Your Eyes Only (1981), Die Another Day (2002).

List of british secret service movies

 7.3
 347K
No Time To Die (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 163 min.
Story: James Bond is retired and living a peaceful life, but after a visit from Felix Leiter, Bond must follow the trail of a dangerous new villain with never before seen technology.
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, disturbing, epic ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: james bond, spy, secret service, cia agent, cia, british secret service, british intelligence, crimes, infection, agent, top secret, spy hero ...
Time: 2020s, 2010s
Place: jamaica, london, italy, havana cuba, england ...
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 7.2
 5K
Fleming (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
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, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: british secret service, world war two, hotshot hero, post war, spy, womanizer, love and romance, espionage, undercover, artists and showbiz, nazism, secret service ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 50s, 1930s
Place: london, england
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 7.0
 6K
Deep State (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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: serious, disturbing, twists and turns, suspense, tense ...
Plot: british secret service, special agents, cia, intelligence agency, tough guy, father son relationship, conspiracy, estranged son, espionage, revenge, death of son, crimes ...
Place: london, middle east, iran
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 5.9
 1K
Spy(ies) (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Vincent is a bright young man but has introverted personality. He is working as a baggage handler at an airport and refuses to follow a career path accordingly to his education. With his colleague, Gerard, Vincent used to steal objects from the ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, sentimental, serious, bleak ...
Plot: british secret service, espionage, terrorism, undercover, female spy, dishonesty, love and romance, secret agents, spy, counter terrorism, terrorist attack, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, london, paris france, syria, france ...
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 8.0
 644K
Casino Royale (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, Czech Republic, USA, Germany, Bahamas
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: twists and turns, exciting, suspenseful, scenic, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, poker, secret agents, chase, casino, spy, 007, heroic mission, british secret service, james bond, secret service, cia ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: montenegro, italy, europe, london, bahamas ...
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 7.8
 684K
Skyfall (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Turkey
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: exciting, captivating, suspense, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, secret agents, james bond, spy, british intelligence, heroic mission, 007, mission, spy hero, secret service, british secret service, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: turkey, china, england, asia, europe ...
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 6.8
 431K
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: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: james bond, secret agents, secret service, spy, espionage, british secret service, undercover, computer cracker, 007, heroes, heroic mission, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: united kingdom, london, rome italy, tokyo, mexico city ...
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 6.5
 104K
Octopussy (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
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, suspenseful, stylized, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: james bond, nuclear threat, adventure, espionage, secret service, race against time, secret agents, terrorism, british secret service, smuggling, gadget, kgb ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: india, asia, east berlin, europe, east germany ...
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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, twists and turns, suspenseful, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kgb, undercover, espionage, cold war, james bond, british secret service, gadget, secret agents, secret service, adventure, 007, vengeance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: greece, europe, england, london, albania ...
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 6.1
 217K
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: sexy, exciting, twists and turns, entertaining, clever ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: espionage, spy, cia, helicopter, british secret service, world domination, 007, destruction, secret service agent, master villain, heroes, secret agents ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: north korea, hong kong, london, britain, iceland ...
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 7.1
 153K
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, emotional, intense, scenic, tense ...
Plot: spy, female spy, love, betrayal, resistance, double agent, female agent, world war two, nazi, femme fatale, investigation, rescue ...
Time: 1940s, year 1942
Place: france, north africa, london, england, morocco ...
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 6.8
 13K
The Exception (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A German soldier tries to determine if the Dutch resistance has planted a spy to infiltrate the home of Kaiser Wilhelm in Holland during the onset of World War II, but falls for a young Jewish Dutch woman during his investigation.
Style: captivating, suspense, exciting, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: german soldier, nazi occupation, nazi officer, gestapo, third reich, love, nazi germany, german, jewish, german army, spy, bodyguard ...
Time: year 1940, 1920s, 1940s, year 1934
Place: germany, holland, berlin germany, netherlands, poland
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A View to a Kill (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
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, realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, chase, secret agents, race against time, kgb, heroic mission, adventure, skiing, safecracker, 007, crimes, secret identity ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, paris france, france, usa, california ...
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 7.1
 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, tense, suspenseful, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: espionage, world war two, undercover, government agency, secret service, secret hideout, double agent, haunted by the past, betrayal, dishonesty, intrigue, secret agents ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1940s, 1930s
Place: europe, holland, new mexico, new york, london
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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, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: cia agent, spy, mission, espionage, cia, secret agents, conspiracy, tough guy, fistfight, heroic mission, villain, undercover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: austria, london, vienna, europe, morocco ...
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 6.2
 158K
Johnny English (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Rowan plays the eponymous lead character in a spoof spy thriller. During the course of the story we follow our hero as he attempts to single-handedly save the country from falling into the hands of a despot.
Style: humorous, parody, exciting, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: comedy of errors, spy, secret service, farce, goofy hero, heroes, secret agents, espionage, british, save the day, megalomaniac, spy hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london, france
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 6.4
 12K
Red Joan (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The story of Joan Stanley, who was exposed as the KGB's longest-serving British spy.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, factual, realistic, intense ...
Plot: female spy, woman, atomic bomb, world war two, interrogation, suffering, oppression, kgb, politics, propaganda, british secret service, older man younger woman relationship ...
Time: 20th century, year 1945, 1930s, 1940s, 2000s ...
Place: ussr, canada, russia, hiroshima japan, montreal
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 6.4
 420
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: british secret service, spy, secret agents, royal navy, mafioso, casino, submarine, air raid, extramarital affair, flashback, nurse, world war two ...
Place: jamaica, london
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 6.6
 103K
Licence to Kill (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, 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, realistic, serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, espionage, murder, cia, drug lord, gadget, heroes, secret agents, undercover, british secret service, corruption, secret service ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: mexico, florida, latin america, miami, caribbean
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 6.1
 633
Sebastian (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
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.
Style: eurospy
Plot: british secret service, spy, mathematician, morse code, british intelligence, assassination attempt, hallucinogenic drug, drugged, job interview, computer, code breaking, cold war ...
Time: 60s
Place: london, britain
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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, witty, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: espionage, spy, terrorism, james bond, secret service, oil, boat, gadget, insubordination, surveillance, scientist, heroes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: london, turkey, england, asia, europe ...
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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, witty, realistic, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: skiing, kgb, secret agents, espionage, secret service, chase, pyramid, spy, nuclear, gadget, megalomaniac, heroes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: egypt, england, cairo egypt, sardinia, ussr ...
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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: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: espionage, secret agents, british secret service, spy, rivalry, adventure, journalism, escapades, heroes, undercover, artists and showbiz, writer's life ...
Time: 1940s, 50s, 1930s
Place: england, europe, ussr, 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, serious, realistic, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, secret agents, heroes, undercover, bio weapon, gadget, honeymoon, secret organization, british secret service, daughter, suicide, secret service ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, switzerland, alps, portugal, france ...
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Never Say Never Again (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
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: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, spy, island, terrorism, world domination, motorcycle chase, secret agents, race against time, undercover, heroes, scuba diving, theft ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: french riviera, bahamas, europe, france, england ...
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 6.2
 99K
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, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: astronaut, space travel, espionage, james bond, megalomaniac, secret agents, heroes, british secret service, space shuttle, zero gravity, foe turned friend, adventure ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: rio de janeiro, venice, england, brazil, argentina ...
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 7.7
 187K
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, witty, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, golf, spy, espionage, chase, murder, james bond, nuclear, gold, gadget, pilot, cia ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: kentucky, england, switzerland, usa, europe ...
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Official Secrets (2019)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The true story of British intelligence whistleblower Katharine Gun, who prior to the 2003 Iraq invasion leaked a top-secret NSA memo exposing a joint US-UK illegal spying operation against members of the UN Security Council. The memo proposed ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, surprise ending, captivating, thought provoking ...
Plot: iraq war, whistleblower, politics, legal, espionage, lie, british government, british politics, investigation, blackmail, intrigue, top secret ...
Time: year 2003, 2000s, year 2004
Place: washington d.c., london
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 6.9
 116K
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, realistic, serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, secret service, espionage, spy, terrorism, ransom, nuclear threat, gadget, scuba diving, secret organization, shark, adventure ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: bahamas, paris france, big ben london, florida, london ...
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Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A spinoff of The Fate of the Furious, focusing on Johnson's US Diplomatic Security Agent Luke Hobbs forming an unlikely alliance with Statham's Deckard Shaw.
Style: buddy comedy, tense, exciting, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tough guy, secret organization, chase, car race, cia agent, ex special forces, martial arts, car, car chase, on the run, corporation, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, tower bridge london, moscow russia, ukraine, london ...
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