The fact that spy movies are making a real comeback is undeniable. Hollywood this year is flowing with numerous spy movies that already have, or at least are, scheduled to come out this year. For all the spook genre fans, this is undoubted great news. You guys need not to worry about which ones to watch first. We bring to you the list of the top 10 best Hollywood spy movies of 2017. Give this article a good read and decide for yourself.
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Directed: James McTeigue
Taking over the 10th place in the countdown of the top 10 best Hollywood spy movies of 2017 is the movie called Survivor. Survivor is a 2015 British-American spy thriller movie written by Philip Shelby. This film casted numerous stars like Milla jovovich, Pierce Brosnan and Dylan McDermott.
9. B.O.O.: Bureau of otherworldly operations
Director: Tony Leondis
Scoring the 9th position among the top 10 best spy movies of 2015 is the movie called B.O.O.: Bureau of otherworldly operations. The movie is an American paranormal action entertainment film by DreamWorks Animation. The movie is basically a further development of Tony Leondis’ idea. The vocal sound used are of Rashida Jones, Bill Murray, Matt Bomer and Melissa McCarthy. Initially the movie was to be released in June 2015 but then the date got delayed to December.
8. Spooks: The Greater Good
Director: Bharat Nalluri
‘Spooks’ is the Hollywood movie taking over the 8th place within the list of the top 10 best spy films of the year 2017. The movie is written by Jonathan Brackley and Sam Vincent. It stars Kit Harington, Tuppence Middleton and Jennifer Ehle. The movie plots at a time where a terrorist runs away during a routine delivery from custody and is then tracked down before there is a well expected terrorist attack on London.
7. Kingsman: Secret service
Director: Matthew Vaughn
Ensuring the 7th place in the countdown of top 10 best Hollywood spy movies is Kingsman: secret service. This movie is a much unpredicted box-office hit of the year. It is Matthew Vaughn’s most recent project starring Colin Firth, Samuel L. Jackson, Michael Caine, Taron Egerton, Sophie Cookson and Sofia Boutella. This movie is basically based on a comic book. The storyline of this movie revolves around a spy recruit who needs real work but has great potential and is mentored b y a senior ager who is British.
6. Mission: impossible 5
Director: Christopher McQuarrie
Mission impossible 5 is the movie taking the 6th spot in the list of the top 10 best Hollywood spy films of 2017. Christopher McQuarrie did not only direct the movie but also produced it and is also the screen writer. Here he has worked with Tom Cruise as the leading face of the movie. For this phenomenal creation the filming locations span from Vienna to Marrakesh and London. The cast includes, along with Tom Cruise, a Chinese actress: Zhang Jingchu, Simon Pegg, Alec Baldwin and icy Swede Rebecca Ferguson.
5. Hitman: Agent 47
Director: Aleksander Bach
Scoring the 5th position is Hitman: Agent 47 among the top 10 spy movies of 2017. The movie is a German-American actioner which is written by Skip Woods and Michael Finch. The movie is basically based on the Hitman video game sequence. The main character is a shadowy killer known only as Agent 47. The movie features Rupert Friend, Hannah Ware, Zachary Quinto, Ciarán Hinds, Thomas Kretschmann and Angela baby.
4. Bridge of spies
Director: Steven Spielberg
Taking over the 4th spot in the countdown of the top 10 best Hollywood spy movies of 2017 is the movie ‘Bridge of Spies’. The movie is set in the era of the cold war taking inspiration from the real life events of the 1960 U-2 incident. A lawyer named James Donovan is shoved into the center of this conflict when he is given an assignment to negotiate the release of Francis Gary Powers. Francis is a pilot whose plane was shot down in the Soviet Union.
Director: Steven Spielberg
Ensuring the 3rd spot is a movie called Spectre. The movie actually focuses on a spy who has quite recently re-discovered thrill of the hunt when a mysterious signal from an unlikely source sets James Bond navigating the layers of a disturbing organization known as ‘Spectre’. The movie is expected to be released on 6th November 2015.
2. The man from U.N.C.L.E.
Director: Guy Ritchie
‘The man from U.N.C.L.E’ is the movie that can rightly be called as the 2nd best spy movie of the year 2017 in Hollywood industry. The movie was originally a spy themed American TV series which ran between 1964 and 1968 in the middle of the cold war. The movie is set in the early 1960s. A CIA agent Napoleon Solo and KGB operative Illya Kuryakin contribute in a joint mission against a shadowy criminal group which is working to flourish nuclear weapons.
Director: Paul Feig
The best Hollywood spy movie of the year 2017 is: spy. The plot for this movie is quite simple. Susan Cooper an unassertive sedentary CIA analyst, who basically is an under-credited hero, becomes the agency’s most dangerous mission’s volunteer to go deep undercover to penetrate the world of a lethal arms dealer and avert a global catastrophe. The film also stars Morena Baccarin, Karen Walker, Jason Statham, Rose Byrne and Jude Law.