Female spy movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant female spy movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, suspense, surprise ending, realistic, suspenseful and stylized films and TV shows about / with female spy, spy, secret agents, deception, danger, betrayal, espionage, undercover, violence and gun plots mostly in Action, Thriller and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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female spy movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as female spy: Anna (2019), Salt (2010), Black Widow (2021), Nikita (2010), Red Sparrow (2018), Atomic Blonde (2017), The Tourist (2010), Ava (2020), Barely Lethal (2015), Alias (2001).

List of female spy movies

 6.6
 79K
Anna (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: France, USA, Canada, Russia
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Beneath Anna Poliatova's striking beauty lies a secret that will unleash her indelible strength and skill to become one of the world's most feared government assassins.
Style: suspense, realistic, captivating, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: female assassin, female spy, female agent, female protagonist, cia agent, double agent, model, one woman army, cia, spy, russian spy, undercover agent ...
Time: 90s, 80s, year 1987, year 1990, year 1985
Place: paris france, new york, france, bahamas, moscow russia ...
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 6.4
 311K
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, twists and turns, suspense, surprise ending, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, female protagonist, espionage, female spy, strong female lead, spy, double agent, female assassin, secret agents, cia agent, chase, secret service ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, ussr, russia, north korea ...
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 6.7
 349K
Black Widow (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Natasha Romanoff, on the run from the government following her disobedience to the Sokovia Accords and for aiding Steve Rogers, finds herself on her own and is forced to deal with some of the red in her ledger.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, disturbing, exciting ...
Plot: female spy, female assassin, female agent, strong female lead, superheroine, tough girl, heroes, secret agents, female protagonist, female killer, heroine, one against many ...
Time: 2020s, year 2016, 90s, year 1995, 2010s
Place: russia, norway, morocco, ohio, budapest ...
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Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The Angels are charged with finding a pair of missing rings that are encoded with the personal information of members of the Witness Protection Program. As informants are killed, the ladies target a rogue agent who might be responsible.
Style: humorous, stylized, realistic, not serious, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: female spy, female agent, private detective, secret agents, undercover, spy, martial arts, investigation, friends, heroes, fighting crime, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, mongolia, mexico
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 7.7
 51K
Nikita (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Nikita will stop at nothing to expose and destroy Division, the secret U.S. agency who trained her as a spy and assassin.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female spy, female killer, female assassin, tough girl, secret government organization, hitman, spy, mole, heroine, double life, taekwondo, secret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
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 6.6
 182K
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, sexual, erotic, rough ...
Plot: female agent, female spy, female assassin, spy, russian spy, deception, secret mission, seduction, manipulation, sexploitation, government agent, sexual humiliation ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: russia, budapest, hungary, europe, moscow russia ...
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 6.7
 190K
Atomic Blonde (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Sweden, Hungary
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An undercover MI6 agent is sent to Berlin during the Cold War to investigate the murder of a fellow agent and recover a missing list of double agents.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, sexy, harsh, atmospheric ...
Plot: female spy, female assassin, undercover agent, female agent, female killer, woman fights a man, double agent, spy, cold war, lesbian, female warrior, femme fatale ...
Time: year 1987, year 1989, 80s, 20th century
Place: berlin germany, east berlin, germany, eastern europe, europe ...
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 6.0
 239K
The Tourist (2010)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Italy, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: American tourist Frank (Johnny Depp) meets mysterious British woman Elsie (Angelina Jolie) on the train to Venice. Romance seems to bud, but there's more to her than meets the eye. Remake of the 2005 French film "Anthony Zimmer", ...
Style: twists and turns, visually appealing, exciting, surprise ending, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: female spy, outsmarting, undercover agent, master criminal, female agent, mysterious character, femme fatale, love story, tourist, love, manipulation, misled ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, venice, paris france, europe, scotland yard ...
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 5.4
 53K
Ava (2020)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A black ops assassin is forced to fight for her own survival after a job goes dangerously wrong.
Style: tense, twists and turns, exciting, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: female agent, female spy, female assassin, strong female character, assassin, intelligence agency, woman fights a man, one woman army, woman with a gun, murder, hitman, femme fatale ...
Time: 2020s
Place: saudi arabia, france, boston, paris france
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 5.4
 22K
Barely Lethal (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A 16-year-old international assassin yearning for a "normal" adolescence fakes her own death and enrolls as a senior in a suburban high school. She quickly learns that being popular can be more painful than getting water-boarded.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, not serious, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: teenage life, high school life, teenager, female spy, high school, undercover, female agent, child spy, tough girl, youth, teenage hero, hidden identity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, berlin germany, moscow russia, chechnya
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 7.6
 50K
Alias (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Sydney Bristow, an agent who has been tricked to believe she is working for the U.S. government, is actually working for a criminal organization named the Alliance of Twelve. Upon learning this, Sydney becomes a double agent for the real CIA.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, teen drama
Plot: female spy, cia, double agent, secret identity, working undercover, secret agents, spy, double life, martial arts, espionage, young woman, deception ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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 7.0
 242K
Spy (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A desk-bound CIA analyst volunteers to go undercover to infiltrate the world of a deadly arms dealer, and prevent diabolical global disaster.
Style: humorous, funny, parody, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: female spy, female agent, secret agents, female assassin, cia agent, espionage, cia, undercover, spy, arms dealer, fat woman, disguise ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, rome italy, paris france, europe, bulgaria ...
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 7.3
 9K
Hunted (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 59 min.
TV show
Story: Samantha Hunter suspects someone within the private intelligence agency she works at tried to kill her and she seeks to uncover the person behind it.
Style: tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, twists and turns, exciting ...
Plot: female spy, undercover, agent as target, who to trust, coworker, dishonesty, betrayal, haunted by the past, intelligence agency, assassination attempt, squad, top secret ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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 5.7
 11K
Miss Bala (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Gloria finds a power she never knew she had when she is drawn into a dangerous world of cross-border crime. Surviving will require all of her cunning, inventiveness, and strength.
Style: exciting, suspense, captivating, emotional, intense ...
Plot: female spy, mob boss, drug lord, drug cartel, cia agent, slave trade, beauty queen, sniper, corruption, undercover agent, bodyguard, beauty pageant ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: mexico, los angeles, california, san diego california, tijuana mexico ...
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Ghost in the Shell (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, India, Hong Kong, China, Canada
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the near future, Major is the first of her kind: a human saved from a terrible crash, then cyber-enhanced to be a perfect soldier devoted to stopping the world's most dangerous criminals.
Style: futuristic, philosophical, suspense, stylized, melancholic ...
Plot: cyberpunk, cyborgs, female protagonist, female spy, strong female lead, distopia, one woman army, technology, hacker, female agent, philosophy, female warrior ...
Time: future, near future
Place: tokyo, japan
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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, captivating, suspenseful, twists and turns, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spy, secret agents, mission, espionage, female spy, terrorist, top secret, frame up, courage, teamwork, cia, undercover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: dubai, hungary, san francisco, mumbai india, russia ...
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Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, China, France, Norway, UK
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: female spy, tough guy, terrorist, spy, fistfight, plutonium, race against time, countdown, cia agent, rogue agent, terrorist group, spy mission ...
Time: 2010s
Place: kashmir, paris france, london, rome italy, 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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 7.0
 305K
RED (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, China
Duration: 111 min.
Story: When his peaceful life is threatened by a high-tech assassin, former black-ops agent, Frank Moses reassembles his old team in a last ditch effort to survive and uncover his assailants.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, heroic, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, chase, secret agents, female spy, mercenary, ex cia agent, secret service, spy, on the run, fbi, gunfight, swat team ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c., florida, chicago illinois, kansas ...
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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: witty, exciting, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: reluctant partners, secret agents, spy, female spy, cia agent, cold war, save the world, secret service, tough guy, chase, undercover, culture clash ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1963, post world war two
Place: italy, usa, germany, rome italy, berlin germany ...
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 7.3
 72K
Nikita (1990)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A beautiful felon, sentenced to life in prison for the murder of a policeman, is given a second chance - as a secret political assassin controlled by the government.
Style: stylized, neo noir, atmospheric, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female killer, female assassin, double life, hitman, female spy, undercover, mentor, impossible love, robbery, training, secret identity, young woman ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: france, venice, europe, paris france
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Ghost in the Shell 2.0 (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In the year 2029, Section 9, a group of cybernetically enhanced cops, are called in to investigate and stop a highly-wanted hacker known as 'The Puppetmaster'. Ghost in the Shell 2.0 is a reproduced version of its original 1995 ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, rough, stylized, exciting ...
Plot: cyberpunk, androids and robots, female spy, cyberspace, hacker, terrorism, woman fights a man, future dystopia, anti heroine, uncover truth, mind game, chaos ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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The Operative (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Israel, Germany, USA, UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A young Western woman is recruited by the Mossad to go undercover in Tehran where she becomes entangled in a complex triangle with her handler and her subject.
Style: twists and turns, suspense, exciting, psychological
Plot: mossad, female spy, espionage, molestation, interracial romance, spy, female nudity, deception, secret agents, female protagonist, disguise, state affairs ...
Place: iran, tehran
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 7.3
 29K
Covert Affairs (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A young CIA operative, Annie Walker, is mysteriously summoned to headquarters for duty as a field operative. While Annie believes she's been promoted for her exceptional linguistic skills, there may be something or someone from her past that ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, double life, cia, secret agents, female spy, blind character, state affairs, undercover, workplace, mission gone awry, characters in danger, working undercover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, virginia, langley virginia
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 7.2
 27K
Kim Possible (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Kim Possible is an American animated action-adventure comedy television series about a teenage crime fighter who has the task of dealing with worldwide, family, and school issues every day. The show is action-oriented, but also has a light-hearted ...
Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, semi serious, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: young heroes, high school, family, heroes, teenage life, girl, cheerleader, partners, heroic mission, save the day, high school life, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
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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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 6.0
 1K
She Spies (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: She Spies is an action-adventure television show that ran from September 9, 2002 until May 17, 2004, in two seasons. The show was sold into syndication but the first four episodes premiered on the NBC network, whose syndication arm was one of the ...
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental
Audience: girls' night
Plot: female spy, undercover, secret agents, femme fatale, adventure, fighting crime, espionage, partners, partners against crime, secret government organization, intelligence agency, mission ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa
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 6.3
 34K
Unlocked (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic, Switzerland, UK, USA, France
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: exciting, rough, suspenseful, suspense, surprise ending ...
Plot: cia agent, female spy, cia, female warrior, rogue agent, biohazard, timebomb, spy, spy mission, terrorism, betrayal, deception ...
Time: 2010s, year 2012
Place: buckingham palace, big ben london, paris france, langley virginia, tower bridge london ...
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 5.5
 6K
Cat Run (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When a sexy, high-end escort holds the key evidence to a scandalous government cover-up, two bumbling young detectives become her unlikely protectors from a ruthless assassin hired to silence her.
Style: semi serious, exciting, stylized, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, date night
Plot: female killer, female spy, assassination attempt, femme fatale, on the run, private detective, female assassin, uncover truth, crimes, dishonesty, woman in danger, cover up ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, bulgaria, europe, croatia, montenegro ...
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 5.6
 3K
The Serpent (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Top special agent Lucinda Kavsky works for a secret part of the CIA. She's given a special assignment but then set up by her own agency
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: spy, special agents, female spy, martial arts, female killer, heroes, violence, fight, female martial artist, co worker co worker relationship, policewoman, death ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, europe, china
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