Secret mission movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant secret mission movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, entertaining and tense films and TV shows about / with secret mission, danger, undercover, heroes, chase, spy, secret agents, murder, espionage and mentor plots mostly in Action, Thriller and Adventure genres shot in USA, UK, South Korea and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as secret mission: Suicide Squad (2016), Red Sparrow (2018), Argo (2012), Spectre (2015), The Diamond Arm (1969), Operation Finale (2018), The Dirty Dozen (1967), Stitchers (2015), Hot Shots! (1991), The Hero: Love Story of a Spy (2003).

List of secret mission movies

 6.1
 501K
Suicide Squad (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: From DC Comics comes the Suicide Squad, an antihero team of incarcerated supervillains who act as deniable assets for the United States government, undertaking high-risk black ops missions in exchange for commuted prison sentences.
Style: entertaining, absurd, comic, intense, surprise ending ...
Plot: superhero, secret mission, adventure, dark hero, transformation, revenge, villain turns good, comics, batman, fight scenes, mission, insanity ...
Time: 2010s
Place: washington d.c., pentagon, usa, louisiana
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 6.6
 116K
Red Sparrow (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Prima ballerina, Dominika Egorova faces a bleak and uncertain future after she suffers an injury that ends her career. She soon turns to Sparrow School, a secret intelligence service that trains exceptional young people to use their minds and bodies ...
Style: surprise ending, suspense, rough, erotic, brutal ...
Plot: training, deception, manipulation, seduction, female assassin, russian spy, spy, secret agent, female spy, secret mission, secret society, traitor ...
Time: 2010s
Place: russia, budapest, europe, moscow russia, budapest hungary
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 7.7
 517K
Argo (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: As the Iranian revolution reaches a boiling point, a CIA 'exfiltration' specialist concocts a risky plan to free six Americans who have found shelter at the home of the Canadian ambassador.
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, clever, factual ...
Plot: cia, danger, behind enemy lines, american abroad, hostage, government agency, daring rescue, hollywood, government official, u.s. embassy, hidden identity, secret agents ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1979, year 1980, year 2001 ...
Place: usa, iran, langley virginia, middle east, washington d.c. ...
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 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, secret service, espionage, british secret service, secret agent, james bond, 007, heroic mission, assassin, car chase, secret mission, fight scenes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: north africa, big ben london, rome italy, austria, london ...
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The Diamond Arm (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Semyon Gorbunkov goes on a cruise with a smuggler on board. In Istanbul, he slips and breaks his arm. What he didn't know is that this was a signal for the gang of smugglers.
Style: feel good, humorous, light, funny, not serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: smuggling, cons and scams, nothing goes right, mistaken identity, farce, goofy hero, disorder, hidden identity, chases and races, undercover agent, neighbor neighbor relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: soviet union, russia
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Operation Finale (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In 1960, a team of Israeli secret agents is deployed to find Adolf Eichmann, the infamous Nazi architect of the Holocaust, supposedly hidden in Argentina, and get him to Israel to be judged.
Style: based on true events, national socialism, ambiguous ending, tense
Plot: war criminal, nazi, manhunt, jewish, mission, life risking, culture clash, period piece, secret mission, chase, runaway, morality ...
Time: 60s
Place: argentina, israel
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The Dirty Dozen (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: 12 American military prisoners in World War II are ordered to infiltrate a well-guarded enemy château and kill the Nazi officers vacationing there. The soldiers, most of whom are facing death sentences for a variety of violent crimes, agree to the ...
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, behind enemy lines, military, secret mission, commando, suicide mission, war, u.s. army, explosion, fistfight, mission, castle ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: europe, france, germany
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 7.0
 11K
Stitchers (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A young woman is recruited into a secret government agency to be “stitched” into the minds of the recently deceased, using their memories to investigate murders.
Style: captivating, serious, suspenseful, enigmatic
Audience: teens
Plot: investigation, crime, secret government organization, special agents, scientist, uncover truth, female protagonist, supernatural, computer genius, workplace problem, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, memory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 6.7
 89K
Hot Shots! (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Recruited to join a top-secret mission for the Air Force, a renegade pilot finds himself coping with an incompetent admiral and a carefully selected squadron of flyers who are either inept or half-blind.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, witty, exciting ...
Audience: date night, family outing, teens
Plot: parody, goofy hero, bad luck, secret mission, saddam hussein, military, love triangle, pilot, military base, save the day, uninhibited rivalry, heroic mission ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: iraq
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The Hero: Love Story of a Spy (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 160 min.
Story: Arun Khanna is a spy for the Indian government whose aid is enlisted to stop ISI Chief Ishak Khan. Khan is trying to build a nuclear bomb with which he can liberate Kashmir from the Indians. A battle of wits ensues. When Khan detonates a bomb at ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret mission, spy, snow, terrorist, undercover agent, one man army, terrorism, undercover, secret agents, espionage, adventure, race against time ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pakistan, india, canada, asia, middle east
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Hanover Street (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Margaret is a nurse in England during WW2, and married to a secret agent. Things get complicated when she falls for David, an American pilot.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: secret mission, infidelity, romance, love triangle, fall in love, war, danger, dishonesty, heroes, love and romance, couples, secret agents ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: england, europe, france, london
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Hangman's Curse (2003)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Bullying students are becoming deathly ill after screaming the name of a legendary ghost. What's to blame? An exotic illness? An illicit drug? Or is it the supernatural? The clues are few and time is running out for the students of Rogers High ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, tense, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, ghost, urban legend, bullying, spider, curse, secret mission, mystery, serial killer, school, student, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary
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D'artagnan and Three Musketeers (1979)
Genre: Adventure, History, Musical
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 220 min.
Story: This is a wonderful three-part music video, shot by one of the most famous adventure novels of Alexandre Dumas. Four friends - the musketeers save the honor of the Queen of France, the battle against the all-powerful Cardinal Richelieu and the ...
Style: captivating, romantic, lyrical, stylized
Plot: adventure, musketeer, friends, swashbuckler, unlikely partners, escapades, secret mission, honor, king of france, cardinal the priest, secret, king ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: france
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 4.5
 47
Fat Buddies (2018)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: China
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The film revolves around a pair of big-boned, bumbling cops who find themselves at the heart of a drug trafficking case. The agent "J" (Zhang Wen) was shot in the head during an A-level mission, causing damage to the intracranial ...
Style: buddy comedy
Plot: undercover agent, chinese, spy, buddy cop, secret mission, fat suit
Place: china
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 8.4
 5K
The Avengers (1961)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Avengers is a British television series created in the 1960s. The Avengers initially focused on Dr. David Keel and his assistant John Steed. Hendry left after the first series and Steed became the main character, partnered with a succession of ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, offbeat, witty
Plot: spy, martial arts, espionage, secret agents, cult, secret mission, english countryside, heroic mission, workplace intrigue, riddles and clues, heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: england, europe, london
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Totally Spies! (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Mystery
Country: France, South Korea, USA, Canada
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Totally Spies! depicts three girlfriends 'with an attitude' who have to cope with their daily lives at high school as well as the unpredictable pressures of international espionage. They confront the most intimidating - and demented - of ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: spy, high school, anti heroes, secret agents, secret mission, mentor protege relationship, studying, homework, teenager, university, fashion, super villain ...
Time: 2010s, 2000s
Place: beverly hills, asia, los angeles, europe, france ...
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Final Reprisal (1988)
Genre: Action, War
Country: Philippines
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Sergeant David Callahan leads a task force of U.S. Marines on a failed mission. Five years later, working as an adviser to Thai Special Forces, he is forced to return to the Vietnamese P.O.W. camp he escaped years before, to fight a deadly duel.
Plot: torture, homosexuality, behind enemy lines, secret mission, hung upside down, murder, blood, martial arts, homosexual, shot in the forehead, child murder
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Mission: Impossible II (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 123 min.
Story: With computer genius Luther Stickell at his side and a beautiful thief on his mind, agent Ethan Hunt races across Australia and Spain to stop a former IMF agent from unleashing a genetically engineered biological weapon called Chimera. This mission, ...
Style: exciting, stylized, twists and turns, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: espionage, undercover, helicopter, violence, infected, secret agent, computer, cia, motorcycle chase, antidote, master villain, secret agents ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 2000s
Place: spain, sydney australia, australia
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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, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kgb, espionage, undercover, assassin, submarine, motorcycle, british secret service, mountain, sea, parrot, cold war, adventure ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: greece, europe, england, italy, albania ...
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You Only Live Twice (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A mysterious space craft kidnaps a Russian and American space capsule and brings the world on the verge of another World War. James Bond investigates the case in Japan and meets with his archenemy Blofeld. The fifth film from the legendary James ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, witty, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nasa, helicopter, secret service, assassin, espionage, island, volcano, secret organization, funeral, villain, adventure, faked death ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: asia, russia, hong kong, japan, england ...
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Delta Force 2: The Colombian Connection (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: When DEA agents are taken captive by a ruthless South American kingpin, the Delta Force is reunited to rescue them in this sequel to the 1986 film.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, drug cartel, rescue, undercover, soldier, gory, good versus evil, vengeance, police investigation, secret mission, criminal's revenge, hostages ...
Time: 80s, 1990s
Place: latin america, south america
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The Russia House (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: An expatriate British publisher unexpectedly finds himself working for British intelligence to investigate people in Russia.
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: espionage, cia, cold war, romance, iron curtain, politics, government agency, ex-lover, secret, secret mission, dishonesty, heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: russia, england, soviet union, europe, lisbon portugal ...
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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: suspense, exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, secret agents, cia, undercover, mission, secret service, betrayal, spy, chase, master villain, heist, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: prague, shanghai china, czech republic, berlin germany, langley virginia ...
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The Man with the Golden Gun (1974)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A golden bullet has 007 engraved on it as it smashes into the secret service headquarters. The bullet came from the professional killer Scaramanga who has yet to miss a target and James Bond begins a mission to try and stop him.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, secret service, assassin, espionage, chase, karate, gold, martial arts, pistol, adventure, undercover, master villain ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: hong kong, thailand, asia, england, beirut lebanon ...
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 7.3
 128K
Dr. No (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, Jamaica
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 base, secret organization, casino, secret agent, villain, terrorism, megalomaniac, sniper, cia ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, future
Place: jamaica, caribbean, england, west indies
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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, suspenseful, realistic, witty, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, kgb, assassin, espionage, cold war, secret organization, gondola, russian, assassination, boat chase, chess, double agent ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: russia, bulgaria, europe, england, scotland ...
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Live and Let Die (1973)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 121 min.
Story: James Bond must investigate a mysterious murder case of a British agent in New Orleans. Soon he finds himself up against a gangster boss named Mr. Big.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: boat, heroin, voodoo, spy, chase, espionage, secret service, sheriff, crocodile, tombstone, dual identity, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, louisiana, jamaica, new orleans, england ...
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 6.8
 2K
Commitment (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The son of a North Korean spy decides to follow in his father's footsteps to protect his little sister. After his father’s botched espionage mission, North Korean Myung-hoon and his young sister Hye-in are sent to a labor prison camp. In ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: motorcycle, assassin, bullying, espionage, danger, secret mission, murder, secret agent, high school, heroes, undercover, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seoul, asia, korea, north korea
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The Twelve Months of the Summer (1988)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Sweden
Duration: 130 min.
Story: For a salary equivalent to ten years' salary recruited seven construction workers to perform work on an unknown unknown for an unknown purpose. They may find out two things, first, that it will be a Swedish midsummer which seems strange since ...
Plot: hallucination, secret mission, summer, winter, wilderness, trailer, construction site, suicide, surveillance camera, conspiracy, secret experiment, scientific experiment ...
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Straight Shooter (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller, Action
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After his daughter died of cancer, former French foreign legionnaire "Straight Shooter" alias Volker Bretz threatens those who financed, built, favoured and now work the nuclear power plant Atar II to kill one of them each day until the ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, nuclear power plant, cancer, vengeance, murder, foreign legion, secret mission, mercenary, daughter, crimes, deadly, crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, germany
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