List of Best Hollywood Spy Movies

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Best Hollywood Spy Movies List

1. Duplicity


Claire and Ray are two former CIA agents who now work in the field of espionage. Their latest assignment is to acquire a formula for a product that will earn a fortune for whichever company patents it first. Both starts to work in rival company teams. Things get complicated when a passionate, clandestine affair, develops between them.

Duplicity: (2009)

2. Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery

Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery

In this comedic spoof of spy films, a cryogenically preserved spy is revived in the present day. Soon the spy discovers the fact that all his manners, fashion sense, vocabulary etc., are seriously out of date. So, he hires a modern woman to teach him modern day’s etiquettes, and help in his fight against his enemy, Dr. Evil.

Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery: (1997)

3. The Hunt for Red October

The Hunt for Red October

A soviet submarine captain takes his vessel called “Red October”, towards the US cost, against all orders by the Russians. When his vessel is detected by the US authorities, the CIA agent Jack Ryan tries to find out the motives of Russian presence on the US coast.

The Hunt for Red October: (1990)

4. The Tailor of Panama

The Tailor of Panama

Harry Pendel is a spy assigned by British, who lives in the disguise of a tailor for the famous and rich people of Panama. He is in the habit of spinning audacious stories which are mostly lies. One such story of his, sets off a series of events, which soon gets out of control with dangerous repercussions.

The Tailor of Panama: (2001)

5. Eye of the Needle

Eye of the Needle

A German spy code named “needle”, gets stranded in an island with a beautiful lady and her crippled husband, while returning from England with the information of D-Day invasion for Hitler, falls in love with the lady and gets a difficult choice of choosing the lady and duty.

Eye of the Needle: (1981)

6. Munich


Agent Avner Kaufman, gets assigned by Isreali authorities to search and assassinate those who responsible for the murder of 11 Athletes and their coach during 1972 Olympic games. When Avner, with the help of his team assassinates 11 individuals, he starts to doubt the morality of his actions.

Munich: (2005)

7. Spy


In spite of having a solid field training, CIA expert Susan is always given a desk job. But, Susan is always helping a Brave dashing agent, Bradley Fine, using high tech technology, right from her desk. During a mission, Bradley gets killed by a Bulgarian arms dealer. Susan convinces Agency and gets a chance to go on field mission to take revenge for Bradley’s murder.

Spy: (2015)

8. On Her Majesty’s Secret Service

On Her Majesty’s Secret Service

Agent 007, along with his adventurous girlfriend, tries to stop a dangerous villain from SPECTRE organization, who wants to launch a biological germ warfare, which can kill millions of people.

On Her Majesty’s Secret Service: (1969)

9. The Spook Who Sat by the Door

The Spook Who Sat by the Door

A group of black teenagers, who wants to overthrow white dominated society, gets a Retired CIA agent, who trains them to become stronger in their cause.

The Spook Who Sat by the Door: (1973)

10. Three Days of the Condor (1973)

Three Days of the Condor (1973)

Joe Turner is a shy and quiet CIA analyst, working with a code name CONDOR. One day when he reaches his office, he finds all his fellow workers murdered. Out of fear, he runs away from the scene and informs his superiors. But, soon finds out that, his own agency is involved in the killing. As a hit man is on his tail, Joe tries to find out the reason for the murders.

Three Days of the Condor (1973): (1973)

11. The IPCRESS File


A group of scientists gets kidnapped and released after brainwashing. British spy Harry Palmer is assigned to investigate the case. During his investigation involving criminals, secret agents and his superiors, palmer discovers a mysterious audiotape, labeled “IPCRESS”, which uncovers a lot of hidden truths.

The IPCRESS File: (1965)

12. Burn After Reading

Burn After Reading

Two gym employees finds a disc containing a lot of secret about a former CIA Agent. One of the girl wanted money for a life changing cosmetic surgery. So, the couple hatches a plan to earn a lot of money by using the disc. But, their plan goes out of control and affects the lives of everyone around them.

Burn After Reading: (2008)

13. Army of Shadows

Army of Shadows

During the World War II, a French resistance activist Philippe, gets arrested and tortured in a Nazi prison camp. Somehow he succeeds in escaping the Nazi camp, rejoins the French Resistance and exacts his revenge on the betrayer. But, forced to lead a life of tension, paranoia and distress, by the Nazis.

Army of Shadows: (1969)

14. The Spy Who Came in From the Cold

The Spy Who Came in From the Cold

During the cold war, British spy Alec Lamas, takes one final assignment, before retiring from the service. He enters Germany, in the disguise of a drunken and expelled former MI% agent, to get the information about his captured colleagues. His cover blows and gets arrested. During his interrogation, he comes to know a lot of dirty secrets about both British and Germans.

The Spy Who Came in From the Cold: (1965)

15. The Lives of Others

The Lives of Others

In Germany, Stasi officer, Weisler is appointed to spy on an artist and his actress lover, on the suspicion of communism. During the operation, Weisler starts to sympathize with the couple. But, Weisler faces in a dilemma, when his superior officer falls in love with actress and ask Weisler to kill the artist.

The Lives of Others: (2006)

16. Notorious


As a part of an undercover operation, a US CIA agent sends his, lover, as a spy, who is the daughter of a convicted German war criminal. She is asked to win the affections of a Nazi officer hiding in Brazil. The situation gets out of control when the Nazi officer becomes serious with the girl and falls in love with her.

Notorious: (1946)

17. The Manchurian Candidate

The Manchurian Candidate

At the end of the Korean War, a US troupe is captured by the communist and brainwashed. When the war ends, soldiers come back to America. One of the sergeants is awarded as a war hero. But a platoon commander, is getting strange nightmares every night, and with the help of another soldier, works hard and uncovers a terrible and dangerous plot.

The Manchurian Candidate: (1962)

18. Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

In England, head of Secret service agency, MI6, sends an agent to meet a Hungarian General who is having the information about a Russian spy inside MI6. But, the operation goes wrong and the general dies before, the identity of Russian spy is revealed. Under secretary of the state, calls back a veteran retired Agent, to ferret out the mole and put an end to the leakage of vital British information to the Russians.

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy: (2011)

19. The Conversation (1974)

The Conversation (1974)

A Surveillance expert Harry is hired by a mysterious client, to spy on a young couple. Harry starts the Surveillance with his companion. As the operation progresses, due to a botched previous operation, guilt ridden Harry, gets obsessed with the fact that, whether the young couple are in immense danger.

The Conversation (1974): (1974)

20. From Russia With Love

From Russia With Love

An international secret crime organization named SPECTRE, develops a deadly device called Lector. Agent 007 goes to Russia in search of the device. Two bad guys from the organization convince a beautiful girl to stop agent 007.

From Russia With Love: (1963)

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