Tag Archives: spy

Damascus Cover (2018) Rated R

A spy falls in love while working on an undercover mission in Syria. Based on the book by Howard Kaplan. Starring Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Olivia Thirlby, and John Hurt. As a spy thriller, this film is poorly written. Jonathan Rhys Meyers … Continue reading

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Anne of the Indies (1951) Rated NR

A former pirate  agrees to spy on Blackbeard and Anne Providence to get his ship back from the British. Starring Jean Peters, Louis Jourdan, Debra Paget, Thomas Gomez. This film is a diamond in the rough. It has its weak … Continue reading

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The Americans (FX) Rated TV-MA

Two KGB agents go undercover as an American married couple to spy on the U.S. government. Starring Keri Russell, Matthew Rhys, Keidrich Sellati, Holly Taylor, Noah Emmerich. This multi-layered show appears to be about undercover spies, but reveals a deeper layer … Continue reading

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Bridge of Spies (2015) Rated PG-13

During the Cold War, a New York lawyer is recruited to defend a Soviet spy in court. This leads to him helping the CIA exchange the spy for an American pilot. Based on true events. Starring  Mark Rylance, Domenick Lombardozzi, … Continue reading

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Critics’ Choice Awards Nominees 2016

Best Picture The Big Short Bridge of Spies Brooklyn Carol Mad Max: Fury Road The Martian The Revenant Room Sicario Spotlight Best Actor Bryan Cranston for Trumbo Matt Damon for The Martian Johnny Depp for Black Mass Leonardo DiCaprio for … Continue reading

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Golden Globe Awards Nominees 2016

Best Motion Picture – Drama Carol Mad Max: Fury Road The Revenant Room Spotlight  Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy The Big Short Joy The Martian Spy Trainwreck  Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama … Continue reading

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New This Week on DVD, September 29, 2015

 Spy (R) A desk-bound CIA analyst volunteers to go undercover to infiltrate the world of a deadly arms dealer, and prevent diabolical global disaster. Starring Melissa McCarthy, Rose Byrne, Jude Law, Jason Statham  Outlander: Season One – Volume Two  (NR) … Continue reading

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Tony Scott (1944-2012)

(1944-2012)  Deja Vu (2006) Rated PG-13 ATF agent Doug Carlin finds himself dogged by feelings of déjà vu as he investigates a bombing on a New Orleans ferry. Should he shrug off the unsettling sensation, or can it help him … Continue reading

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New Shows on Tv Fall 2011

 Person of Interest (CBS) Burned-out spy John Reese is recruited by the hyper-intellectual Finch to use secretly generated results to intervene in the lives of people who are soon to be involved in violence, although it’s up to Reese to learn … Continue reading

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Consider these Shows This Fall 2010

Defenders (CBS) THE DEFENDERS is an irreverent new legal drama about two fiery and charismatic Las Vegas defense attorneys. Tenacious, defiant and completely engaging, they argue the law, and they follow the law, but they always keep a few tricks … Continue reading

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