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Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
Drama, History, Thriller

Zero Dark Thirty (2012)

Maya is a CIA operative whose first experience is in the interrogation of prisoners following the Al Qaeda attacks against the U.S. on the 11th September 2001. She is a reluctant participant in extreme duress applied to the detainees, but believes that the truth may only be obtained through such tactics. For several years, she is single-minded in her pursuit of leads to uncover the whereabouts of Al Qaeda's leader, Osama Bin Laden. Finally, in 2011, it appears that her work will pay off, and a U.S. Navy SEAL team is sent to kill or capture Bin Laden. But only Maya is confident Bin Laden is where she says he is. (Read More)

Themes:torture, surveillance, humiliation, terrorism, obsession, military, politics
Mood:suspense
Locations:spain, desert, nightclub, hotel
Characters:soldier, bondage, nudity
Period:2010s, 2000s
Story:al qaeda, pakistan, commando raid, cia, navy seal, islamabad pakistan, commando mission, commando unit, cia director, cia agent, undercover agent, suspected terrorist, terrorist bombing, terrorist attack, woman spy, terrorist group, assassination attempt, terrorist plot, female spy, war on terrorism

Lone Survivor (2013)
Action, Biography, Drama, Thriller, War

Lone Survivor (2013)

Marcus Luttrell, a Navy Seal, and his team set out on a mission to capture or kill notorious Taliban leader Ahmad Shah, in late June 2005. After running into mountain herders and capturing them, they were left with no choice but to follow their rules of engagement or be imprisoned. Now Marcus and his team are left to fight for their lives in one of the most valiant efforts of modern warfare. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance, terrorism, military
Characters:soldier
Period:2000s
Story:commando mission, commando unit, war on terrorism, helicopter crash, exploding helicopter, navy seal, year 2005, night vision goggles, blood on face, assault rifle, commando, special forces, ak 47, subtitled scene, silencer, american abroad, character's point of view camera shot, character repeating someone else's dialogue, shot in the forehead, exploding car

G.i. Joe: Retaliation (2013)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi, Thriller

G.i. Joe: Retaliation (2013)

The G.I. Joe team is framed for crimes against the country by Zartan, disguised as the President, and Cobra Commander has all the world leaders under his influence, with their advanced warheads headed towards innocent populaces around the world. Outnumbered and outgunned, the surviving team members form a plan with their original leader, General Joseph Colton, to rescue the President and face off Cobra Commander, his accomplices and the world leaders. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance, terrorism, military, torture
Locations:desert
Characters:soldier
Story:commando raid, commando mission, commando unit, terrorist group, assassination attempt, terrorist plot, night vision goggles, pakistan, satellite, assault rifle, commando, special forces, ak 47, silencer, mercenary, exploding body, american abroad, character's point of view camera shot, undercover, character repeating someone else's dialogue

London Has Fallen (2016)
Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller

London Has Fallen (2016)

After the British Prime Minister has passed away under mysterious circumstances, all leaders of the Western world must attend his funeral. But what starts out as the most protected event on earth, turns into a deadly plot to kill the world's most powerful leaders and unleash a terrifying vision of the future. The President of the United States, his formidable secret service head and a British MI-6 agent who trusts no one are the only people that have any hope of stopping it. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance, terrorism, military, torture, politics
Locations:desert
Characters:soldier
Period:2010s
Story:commando raid, commando mission, commando unit, terrorist attack, terrorist group, assassination attempt, terrorist plot, helicopter crash, exploding helicopter, street shootout, tear on cheek, shot through a door, suicide bomber, pakistan, satellite, assault rifle, commando, special forces, ak 47, subtitled scene

Red 2 (2013) is one of the best movies like Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller

Red 2 (2013)

Retired CIA agent Frank Moses is in love with Sarah Ross and enjoying their normal life. Out of the blue, Marvin Boggs meets Frank in the supermarket and tells that Wikileaks has released the information that they had participated and know the whereabouts of the Nightshade, a portable nuclear weapon that was smuggled in pieces and hidden in Russia. Now the top agents in the world are under contract to seek them out to discover where Nightshade is. The trio travels to Paris and teams-up with the Russian Katja to track down the former Russian Agent 'The Frog' to get more information about the operation. They learn that the brilliant inventor Dr. Edward Bailey might know where the weapon is. They discover that Bailey has been interned in an asylum in London by the MI-6 for thirty-two years and the British Victoria joins the team. They rescue Bailey and find that the nuclear device is hidden in the Kremlin. Soon the dangerous South Korean Han joins the group expecting to retrieve the weapon. But dangerous killer Jack Horton is hunting Frank down and will not stop until he recovers the nuclear bomb. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance, terrorism, military, torture
Locations:hotel
Characters:soldier
Story:cia agent, undercover agent, terrorist group, assassination attempt, terrorist plot, female spy, helicopter crash, senator, ak 47, subtitled scene, cia, espionage, silencer, exploding body, american abroad, wig, undercover, exploding car, terrorist, spy

Olympus Has Fallen (2013)
Action, Thriller

Olympus Has Fallen (2013)

When the White House (Secret Service Code: "Olympus") is captured by a terrorist mastermind and the President is kidnapped, disgraced former Presidential Secret Service Agent Mike Banning finds himself trapped within the building. As our national security team scrambles to respond, they are forced to rely on Banning's inside knowledge to help retake the White House, save the President and avert an even bigger disaster. This is why Olympus Has Fallen (2013) is one of the best movies like Zero Dark Thirty (2012). (Read More)

Themes:surveillance, terrorism, military, torture, politics
Characters:soldier
Story:terrorist attack, commando raid, terrorist, commando mission, commando unit, terrorist group, terrorist plot, helicopter crash, exploding helicopter, street shootout, exploding bus, aircraft carrier, suicide bomber, assault rifle, commando, special forces, ak 47, subtitled scene, silencer, mercenary

From Paris With Love (2010)
Action, Crime, Thriller

From Paris With Love (2010)

James Reece is an ambitious aide to the U.S. Ambassador in Paris, doing little jobs for the CIA and hoping to get into black ops. On the night he and his girlfriend, Caroline, become engaged, he's told to pick up Charlie Wax at Orly. Charlie is an unorthodox government employee - large, bald and bearded, foul-mouthed and eccentric. Charlie immediately takes James on a wild ride of murder and mayhem, through ethnic enclaves. As bodies pile up, the purpose remains opaque to James. Caroline, unhappy that James has been out of touch for a day, tells him to bring Charlie for dinner. Charlie can be charming - where will it lead? Does the chess-playing James have what it takes? (Read More)

Themes:surveillance, terrorism
Story:cia agent, undercover agent, cia, assassination attempt, terrorist plot, female spy, hero murders a woman, strapped to a bomb, shot through a door, suicide bomber, pakistan, satellite, subtitled scene, silencer, american abroad, exploding body, undercover, shot in the forehead, exploding car, terrorist

A Good Day To Die Hard (2013)
Action, Thriller

A Good Day To Die Hard (2013)

Iconoclastic, take-no-prisoners cop John McClane, for the first time, finds himself on foreign soil after traveling to Moscow to help his wayward son Jack - unaware that Jack is really a highly-trained CIA operative out to stop a nuclear weapons heist. With the Russian underworld in pursuit, and battling a countdown to war, the two McClanes discover that their opposing methods make them unstoppable heroes. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance, terrorism
Locations:nightclub, hotel
Story:cia agent, undercover agent, terrorist group, terrorist plot, helicopter crash, exploding helicopter, langley virginia, assault rifle, ak 47, subtitled scene, cia, mercenary, exploding body, american abroad, character's point of view camera shot, undercover, character repeating someone else's dialogue, exploding car, prisoner, terrorist

World War Z (2013) is one of the best movies like Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-fi, Thriller

World War Z (2013)

Life for former United Nations investigator Gerry Lane and his family seems content. Suddenly, the world is plagued by a mysterious infection turning whole human populations into rampaging mindless zombies. After barely escaping the chaos, Lane is persuaded to go on a mission to investigate this disease. What follows is a perilous trek around the world where Lane must brave horrific dangers and long odds to find answers before human civilization falls. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance, military
Locations:desert
Characters:soldier
Story:commando unit, cia agent, helicopter crash, exploding helicopter, mossad, night vision goggles, aircraft carrier, assault rifle, commando, special forces, ak 47, subtitled scene, silencer, mercenary, exploding body, american abroad, character repeating someone else's dialogue, shot in the forehead, exploding car, death of friend

American Sniper (2014)
Action, Biography, Drama, History, Thriller, War

American Sniper (2014)

Chris Kyle was nothing more than a Texan man who dreamed of becoming a cowboy, but in his thirties he found out that maybe his life needed something different, something where he could express his real talent, something that could help America in its fight against terrorism. So he joined the SEALs in order to become a sniper. After marrying, Kyle and the other members of the team are called for their first tour of Iraq. Kyle's struggle isn't with his missions, but about his relationship with the reality of the war and, once returned at home, how he manages to handle it with his urban life, his wife and kids. (Read More)

Themes:terrorism, military, torture
Mood:suspense
Locations:desert
Characters:soldier
Story:commando raid, navy seal, assassination attempt, street shootout, u.s. invasion of afghanistan, u.s. invasion of iraq, suicide bomber, assault rifle, ak 47, subtitled scene, silencer, mercenary, american abroad, exploding body, character's point of view camera shot, character repeating someone else's dialogue, shot in the forehead, no opening credits, exploding car, death of friend

Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation (2015)
Action, Adventure, Thriller

Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation (2015)

CIA chief Hunley (Baldwin) convinces a Senate committee to disband the IMF (Impossible Mission Force), of which Ethan Hunt (Cruise) is a key member. Hunley argues that the IMF is too reckless. Now on his own, Hunt goes after a shadowy and deadly rogue organization called the Syndicate. This is why Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation (2015) is one of the best movies like Zero Dark Thirty (2012). (Read More)

Themes:surveillance, terrorism, torture
Mood:suspense
Locations:hotel
Story:cia, commando raid, cia director, cia agent, undercover agent, terrorist attack, terrorist group, terrorist plot, female spy, langley virginia, strapped to a bomb, assault rifle, phone booth, ak 47, subtitled scene, espionage, silencer, american abroad, character's point of view camera shot, undercover

Xxx (2002)
Action, Adventure, Thriller

Xxx (2002)

Xander "XXX" Cage is a thrill seeker who until now has been deemed untouchable by the law. NSA Agent Gibbons forces XXX to cooperate with the government to infiltrate an underground Russian crime ring, and avoid going to prison. Gibbons sends XXX to enter this world of crime undetected where others have failed, using his natural athletic prowess and a whole lot of attitude. Xander must combat an organization led by a clever, ruthless and nihilistic Yorgi whose first target is the city of Prague. (Read More)

Themes:terrorism, torture
Mood:suspense
Locations:nightclub
Period:2000s
Story:undercover agent, terrorist group, terrorist plot, female spy, shot through a door, raid, special forces, senator, ak 47, subtitled scene, espionage, mercenary, american abroad, undercover, no opening credits, exploding car, terrorist, spy, shot in the back, combat

Body Of Lies (2008) is one of the best movies like Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
Action, Drama, Romance, Thriller, War

Body Of Lies (2008)

Roger Ferris is a CIA operative in the Middle East; Ed Hoffman is his control at Langley. Cynicism is everywhere. In Amman, Roger works with Hani Salaam, Jordan's head of security, whose only dictum is "Don't lie to me." The Americans are in pursuit of a cleric who leads a group placing bombs all over Europe. When Hani rebukes Ed's demand that Jordan allow the Americans to use one of Jordan's double agents, Roger and Ed hatch a plan to bring the cleric to them. The plan is complicated by its being a secret from Hani and by Roger's attraction to a local nurse. Satellites and cell phones, bodies and lies: modern warfare. (Read More)

Themes:terrorism, torture
Locations:desert
Story:cia agent, terrorist bombing, terrorist attack, false flag, langley virginia, baghdad iraq, al qaeda, suicide bomber, suv, raid, subtitled scene, cia, exploding body, american abroad, van, no opening credits, exploding car, death of friend, terrorist, spy

Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (2014)
Action, Drama, Thriller

Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (2014)

This new version of the saga of CIA analyst Jack Ryan begins as Jack attends the London School of Economics. 9/11 happens. He subsequently enlists in the Marines, sustaining severe injuries when the chopper deploying him to Afghanistan is shot down. While in intense rehab, he grabs the attention of Harper, a man who works for the CIA and who would like Jack to finish his studies, get a job on Wall Street, and seek out terrorist plots through their financial transactions. Ten years pass. Jack finds anomalies in the accounts of a Russian named Cherevin and thinks he should go to Russia to check out what's going on. He's told not to tell anyone who he is, including his girlfriend Cathy, which makes her doubt him when she catches him in some lies. In Russia, Cherevin assigns someone to assist Jack, but when the two are alone, the man tries to kill Jack instead, so Jack kills him. Obviously, Cherevin is hiding something. Jack goes to meet him and says he'll bring his fiancee along, but when Cathy shows up, Jack has to tell her the truth. Harper says Cathy has to go with Jack when she meets Cherevin. Jack doesn't want her to but Cathy says she's going, so the action begins that leads to the climax. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance, terrorism
Mood:suspense
Locations:hotel
Characters:soldier
Period:2010s, 2000s
Story:cia agent, undercover agent, cia, assassination attempt, terrorist plot, female spy, terrorist, exploding helicopter, year 2003, subtitled scene, espionage, silencer, american abroad, character's point of view camera shot, undercover, character repeating someone else's dialogue, no opening credits, exploding car, spy, london england

Furious Seven (2015)
Action, Crime, Thriller

Furious Seven (2015)

Dominic and his crew thought they'd left the criminal mercenary life behind. They'd defeated international terrorist Owen Shaw and went their separate ways. But now, Shaw's brother, Deckard Shaw, is out killing the crew one by one for revenge. Worse, a Somalian terrorist called Jakarde and a shady government official called "Mr. Nobody" are both competing to steal a computer terrorism program called "God's Eye," that can turn any technological device into a weapon. Torretto must reconvene with his team to stop Shaw and retrieve the God's Eye program while caught in a power struggle between the terrorist and the United States government. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance, terrorism
Locations:desert
Period:2010s
Story:commando unit, terrorist group, terrorist plot, terrorist, helicopter crash, exploding helicopter, reference to osama bin laden, assault rifle, commando, special forces, manhunt, ak 47, subtitled scene, espionage, silencer, mercenary, exploding body, american abroad, character repeating someone else's dialogue, exploding car

White House Down (2013)
Action, Drama, Thriller

White House Down (2013)

Capitol Policeman John Cale has just been denied his dream job with the Secret Service of protecting President James Sawyer. Not wanting to let down his little girl with the news, he takes her on a tour of the White House, when the complex is overtaken by a heavily armed paramilitary group. Now, with the nation's government falling into chaos and time running out, it's up to Cale to save the president, his daughter, and the country. This is why White House Down (2013) is one of the best movies like Zero Dark Thirty (2012). (Read More)

Themes:surveillance, terrorism, military, torture, politics
Characters:soldier
Story:commando raid, commando mission, commando unit, terrorist attack, terrorist group, terrorist plot, helicopter crash, exploding helicopter, shot through a door, assault rifle, commando, special forces, senator, ak 47, silencer, mercenary, exploding body, character repeating someone else's dialogue, shot in the forehead, death of friend

Killer Elite (2011) is one of the best movies like Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
Action, Crime, Thriller

Killer Elite (2011)

Loosely based on a true story, Killer Elite pits two of the worlds' most elite operatives - Danny, a ruthless killer-for-hire ('Jason Statham' (qv)) and Hunter, his longtime mentor ('Robert De Niro' (qv)) - against the cunning leader of a secret society of former Special Air Service operatives('Clive Owen'). Covering the globe from Australia to Paris, London and the Middle East, Danny and Hunter are plunged into a highly dangerous game of revenge and deception - where things are not always what they appear to be. (Read More)

Themes:military
Locations:desert, hotel
Characters:soldier
Story:assassination attempt, assault rifle, special forces, silencer, mercenary, character's point of view camera shot, character repeating someone else's dialogue, shot in the forehead, assassination, exploding car, death of friend, spy, shot in the back, london england, paris france, punched in the face, shot in the head, shot in the chest, machine gun, shot to death

Sicario (2015)
Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Sicario (2015)

When drug violence worsens on the USA Mexico border, the FBI sends an idealistic agent, Kate Macer (Emily Blunt) on a mission to eradicate a drug cartel responsible for a bomb that had killed members of her team.

Themes:surveillance, torture
Mood:suspense
Locations:desert
Characters:soldier
Period:2010s
Story:commando raid, commando unit, cia agent, night vision goggles, no title at beginning, satellite, raid, assault rifle, commando, special forces, ak 47, subtitled scene, cia, silencer, mercenary, american abroad, character's point of view camera shot, character repeating someone else's dialogue, shot in the forehead, assassination

Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi, Thriller

Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)

For Steve Rogers, awakening after decades of suspended animation involves more than catching up on pop culture; it also means that this old school idealist must face a world of subtler threats and difficult moral complexities. That becomes clear when Director Nick Fury is killed by the mysterious assassin, the Winter Soldier, but not before warning Rogers that SHIELD has been subverted by its enemies. When Rogers acts on Fury's warning to trust no one there, he is branded as a traitor by the organization. Now a fugitive, Captain America must get to the bottom of this deadly mystery with the help of the Black Widow and his new friend, The Falcon. However, the battle will be costly for the Sentinel of Liberty, with Rogers finding enemies where he least expects them while learning that the Winter Soldier looks disturbingly familiar. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance, terrorism, torture, politics
Mood:suspense
Characters:soldier
Period:2010s
Story:commando raid, commando mission, commando unit, undercover agent, terrorist group, assassination attempt, terrorist plot, female spy, street shootout, no title at beginning, satellite, commando, special forces, senator, manhunt, subtitled scene, espionage, silencer, mercenary, undercover

The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
Action, Thriller

The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

Despite his tarnished reputation after the events of The Dark Knight, in which he took the rap for Dent's crimes, Batman feels compelled to intervene to assist the city and its police force which is struggling to cope with Bane's plans to destroy the city.

Themes:surveillance, terrorism, military, torture
Mood:suspense
Locations:desert
Characters:soldier
Period:2010s
Story:commando mission, commando unit, cia agent, terrorist attack, terrorist group, assassination attempt, terrorist plot, street shootout, body bag, no title at beginning, satellite, commando, special forces, ak 47, cia, mercenary, american abroad, exploding body, character's point of view camera shot, character repeating someone else's dialogue

Green Zone (2010) is one of the best movies like Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
Action, Drama, Thriller, War

Green Zone (2010)

Following the American invasion of Iraq in 2003 Chief Warrant Officer Roy Miller and his men are charged with finding the so-called weapons of mass destruction, whose existence justified American involvement, according to the Pentagon and their man in Baghdad, Poundstone. Veteran CIA operative Marty tells Miller that there are no weapons, it is a deception to allow the Americans to take over the country and install a puppet leader. Also suspicious of Poundstone is Wall Street Journal reporter Lawrie Dayne, who lets slip to Miller that Poundstone told her he had secret talks in Jordan with an important Iraqi, code-named Magellan, who told him about the weapons, though it now seems likely Magellan's true information was to the contrary. So begins a hunt for the truth. Who's playing whom? This is why Green Zone (2010) is one of the best movies like Zero Dark Thirty (2012). (Read More)

Themes:torture, politics
Story:cia agent, helicopter crash, exploding helicopter, u.s. invasion of afghanistan, u.s. invasion of iraq, baghdad iraq, year 2003, post september 11 2001, special forces, ak 47, subtitled scene, cia, espionage, american abroad, assassination, shot in the back, punched in the face, shot in the head, shot in the chest, machine gun

2 Guns (2013)
Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller

2 Guns (2013)

Robert Trench, an undercover DEA agent, takes advantage of gunman Michael Stigman's idea to rob a bank to bust him and a mob boss. However, it proves too successful with much more money seized than anticipated with Trench's forces not stopping the getaway. Complicating things still more, Stigman turns out to be a Naval Intelligence agent who shoots Trench and takes the money. The interservice debacle suddenly finds Trench and Stigman in a bloody web of corrupt clandestine rivalries as they are hunted, blackmailed and isolated for the money on both sides of the law. Now, the fugitives must work together to find a way out of this situation with no one to turn to but themselves. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance, military, torture
Locations:desert, hotel
Characters:soldier
Period:2010s
Story:cia agent, undercover agent, assassination attempt, helicopter crash, intelligence agent, ak 47, subtitled scene, cia, silencer, character's point of view camera shot, undercover, character repeating someone else's dialogue, shot in the forehead, no opening credits, exploding car, subjective camera, shot in the back, interrogation, gunfight, punched in the face

Jason Bourne (2016)
Action, Thriller

Jason Bourne (2016)

Jason Bourne is again being hunted by the CIA. It begins when Nicky Parson a former CIA operative who helped Bourne, who went under and now works with a man who's a whistle blower and is out to expose the CIA's black ops. Nicky hacks into the CIA and downloads everything on all their Black Ops, including Treadstone which Bourne was a part of. And Heather Lee, a CIA agent, discovers the hack and brings it to the attention of CIA Director Dewey, the man behind the Black Ops. He orders Parsons be found and, hopefully, Bourne, too. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance, torture
Mood:suspense
Locations:hotel
Period:2010s, 2000s
Story:cia director, cia, cia agent, assassination attempt, female spy, langley virginia, satellite, assault rifle, subtitled scene, espionage, silencer, american abroad, character's point of view camera shot, van, assassination, no opening credits, exploding car, subjective camera, spy, shot in the back

Furious 6 (2013)
Action, Crime, Thriller

Furious 6 (2013)

Since Dom (Diesel) and Brian's (Walker) Rio heist toppled a kingpin's empire and left their crew with $100 million, our heroes have scattered across the globe. But their inability to return home and living forever on the lam have left their lives incomplete. Meanwhile, Hobbs (Johnson) has been tracking an organization of lethally skilled mercenary drivers across 12 countries, whose mastermind (Evans) is aided by a ruthless second-in-command revealed to be the love Dom thought was dead, Letty (Rodriguez). The only way to stop the criminal outfit is to outmatch them at street level, so Hobbs asks Dom to assemble his elite team in London. Payment? Full pardons for all of them so they can return home and make their families whole again. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance, terrorism, military, torture
Locations:spain
Characters:soldier
Story:terrorist group, assassination attempt, terrorist plot, street shootout, assault rifle, ak 47, subtitled scene, silencer, mercenary, american abroad, exploding body, undercover, character repeating someone else's dialogue, exploding car, prisoner, death of friend, terrorist, shot in the back, interrogation, london england

Ghost In The Shell (2017) is one of the best movies like Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-fi, Thriller

Ghost In The Shell (2017)

In the near future, Major Motoko Kusanagi (Scarlett Johansson) is the first of her kind: A human saved from a terrible terrorist attack, who is cyber-enhanced to be a perfect soldier devoted to stopping the world's most dangerous criminals. When terrorism reaches a new level that includes the ability to hack into people's minds and control them, Major Kusanagi is uniquely qualified to stop it. As she prepares to face a new enemy, Major Kusanagi discovers that she has been lied to: her life was not saved, it was stolen. She will stop at nothing to recover her past, find out who did this to her and stop them before they do it to others. (Read More)

Themes:terrorism
Mood:suspense
Locations:nightclub
Characters:soldier
Story:terrorist attack, terrorist, terrorist group, assassination attempt, terrorist plot, female spy, helicopter crash, exploding helicopter, street shootout, night vision goggles, raid, assault rifle, subtitled scene, exploding body, character's point of view camera shot, character repeating someone else's dialogue, shot in the forehead, van, subjective camera, spy

The Fate Of The Furious (2017)
Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller

The Fate Of The Furious (2017)

Now that Dom and Letty are on their honeymoon and Brian and Mia have retired from the game-and the rest of the crew has been exonerated-the globetrotting team has found a semblance of a normal life. But when a mysterious woman seduces Dom into the world of crime he can't seem to escape and a betrayal of those closest to him, they will face trials that will test them as never before. From the shores of Cuba and the streets of New York City to the icy plains off the arctic Barents Sea, the elite force will crisscross the globe to stop an anarchist from unleashing chaos on the world's stage... and to bring home the man who made them a family. This is why The Fate Of The Furious (2017) is one of the best movies like Zero Dark Thirty (2012). (Read More)

Themes:surveillance, terrorism
Locations:hotel
Characters:soldier
Period:2010s
Story:terrorist group, assassination attempt, terrorist plot, helicopter crash, exploding helicopter, lamborghini, satellite, ak 47, subtitled scene, espionage, silencer, mercenary, american abroad, character's point of view camera shot, character repeating someone else's dialogue, van, exploding car, prisoner, terrorist, subjective camera

The Expendables 3 (2014)
Action, Adventure, Thriller

The Expendables 3 (2014)

Barney (Stallone), Christmas (Statham) and the rest of the team comes face-to-face with Conrad Stonebanks (Gibson), who years ago co-founded The Expendables with Barney. Stonebanks subsequently became a ruthless arms trader and someone who Barney was forced to kill... or so he thought. Stonebanks, who eluded death once before, now is making it his mission to end The Expendables -- but Barney has other plans. Barney decides that he has to fight old blood with new blood, and brings in a new era of Expendables team members, recruiting individuals who are younger, faster and more tech-savvy. The latest mission becomes a clash of classic old-school style versus high-tech expertise in the Expendables' most personal battle yet. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance, terrorism
Locations:nightclub, hotel
Characters:soldier
Period:2010s
Story:commando raid, commando mission, commando unit, cia agent, helicopter crash, exploding helicopter, assault rifle, commando, special forces, ak 47, subtitled scene, cia, silencer, mercenary, undercover, van, no opening credits, exploding car, prisoner, terrorist

War For The Planet Of The Apes (2017)
Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-fi, Thriller

War For The Planet Of The Apes (2017)

Caesar and his apes are forced into a deadly conflict with an army of humans led by a ruthless Colonel. After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his darker instincts and begins his own mythic quest to avenge his kind. As the journey finally brings them face to face, Caesar and the Colonel are pitted against each other in an epic battle that will determine the fate of both their species and the future of the planet. (Read More)

Themes:obsession, military, torture
Mood:suspense
Locations:desert
Characters:soldier
Story:commando raid, helicopter crash, exploding helicopter, body bag, assault rifle, commando, special forces, ak 47, subtitled scene, monkey, exploding body, character's point of view camera shot, no opening credits, prisoner, death of friend, subjective camera, shot in the back, combat, interrogation, gunfight

The A-team (2010) is one of the best movies like Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller

The A-team (2010)

Four American soldiers who are in Iraq are sent on a mission to recover plates for printing 100 dollar bills that were used to print a billion dollars. After doing the job and returning to the base their commanding officer is killed in an explosion and the plates are stolen by another operative. They would be court martialed and sent to different prisons. 6 months later, the leader, Hannibal Smith is visited by a CIA spook who tells him he knows where the man who took the plates is and wants him and his men to recover it. So he helps him escape and he breaks out the others and they go after the plates. But after doing it, they discover that the spook might not be ok. And a military intelligence officer who was involved with one of them is pursuing them. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance, military, torture
Locations:desert, hotel
Characters:soldier
Period:2010s, 2000s
Story:cia agent, cia, female spy, exploding helicopter, baghdad iraq, satellite, special forces, subtitled scene, silencer, mercenary, exploding body, character repeating someone else's dialogue, van, exploding car, shot in the back, combat, interrogation, punched in the face, shot in the head, shot in the chest

The Expendables 2 (2012)
Action, Adventure, Thriller

The Expendables 2 (2012)

Barney Ross is approached by CIA man Church, who wants him and his guns for hire to go to the former Soviet Union to retrieve something that was on a plane that crashed. Church doesn't tell him what he is getting. And Church sends a woman, Maggie with him to make sure he gets it. They find the plane and get the thing but some men take one of Barney's people hostage and the leader tells him to give him what they got or he'll kill his hostage. They give it to him but he kills his hostage anyway. Barney asks Maggie what was so important about that thing. She says that it showed the location of a Russian plutonium storage mine. Barney decides to track the man down and deal with him. They track them down and discover that the man they seek is Vilain who leads a group known as The Sangs and that they have taken all the men from the surrounding villages to work the mine. (Read More)

Themes:terrorism, torture
Characters:soldier
Period:2010s
Story:commando mission, commando unit, cia agent, cia, terrorist group, terrorist plot, helicopter crash, exploding helicopter, commando, special forces, ak 47, subtitled scene, mercenary, exploding body, shot in the forehead, van, no opening credits, exploding car, death of friend, terrorist

Escape Plan (2013)
Action, Crime, Mystery, Sci-fi, Thriller

Escape Plan (2013)

Ray Breslin is the world's foremost authority on structural security. After analyzing every high security prison and learning a vast array of survival skills so he can design escape-proof prisons, his skills are put to the test. He's framed and incarcerated in a master prison he designed himself. He needs to escape and find the person who put him behind bars. This is why Escape Plan (2013) is one of the best movies like Zero Dark Thirty (2012). (Read More)

Themes:surveillance, torture
Locations:hotel
Period:2010s
Story:cia agent, undercover agent, cia, female spy, waterboarding, satellite, assault rifle, phone booth, subtitled scene, silencer, mercenary, character's point of view camera shot, undercover, character repeating someone else's dialogue, shot in the forehead, no opening credits, exploding car, prisoner, subjective camera, shot in the back

Allied (2016)
Action, Drama, Romance, Thriller, War

Allied (2016)

In the middle of World War II, in turbulent 1942, a plane flies over Morocco and drops a Royal Canadian Air Force paratrooper who comes in to land on a drop zone, somewhere in the desert dunes outside Casablanca. Just in time before anyone notices him, the fearless Wing Commander Max Vatan gets in a car and heads to the town with orders to meet Parisian Marianne Beausejour, a skillful member of the French Resistance. On a mission to assassinate the German Ambassador in Casablanca, the two operatives must convince every one of their true feelings as a married couple, while in the background, they need to make the necessary preparations for the critical soiree. Without delay, after the success of this suicide mission, Max and Marianne flee together to England with plans on marrying and making a family, regardless of the war. Instead, heavy clouds of distrust and suspicion threaten their relationship, when Max receives a call from the Secret Service Division to inform him that his beloved wife is actually an impostor. In disbelief, with a terrible task in his hands and crushed under a devastating dilemma, Max must find the courage to seek for answers in the perilous streets of bombarded London, regardless of the outcome. In the end, amid duty and love, who shall live and who shall die? (Read More)

Themes:military
Mood:suspense
Locations:desert, nightclub, hotel
Characters:soldier
Story:undercover agent, woman spy, female spy, street shootout, intelligence agent, wiretapping, raid, phone booth, subtitled scene, espionage, american abroad, undercover, shot in the forehead, assassination, no opening credits, exploding car, prisoner, spy, shot in the back, f word

Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol (2011) is one of the best movies like Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
Action, Adventure, Thriller

Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol (2011)

In the fourth installment of the Mission Impossible series, Ethan Hunt and a new team race against time to track down Hendricks, a dangerous terrorist who has gained access to Russian nuclear launch codes and is planning a strike on the United States. An attempt by the team to stop him at the Kremlin ends in a disaster, with an explosion causing severe damage to the Kremlin and the IMF being implicated in the bombing, forcing the President to invoke Ghost Protocol, under which the IMF is disavowed, and will be offered no help or backup in any form. Undaunted, Ethan and his team chase Hendricks to Dubai, and from there to Mumbai, but several spectacular action sequences later, they might still be too late to stop a disaster. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance, terrorism
Mood:suspense
Locations:desert, hotel
Characters:soldier
Period:2010s
Story:terrorist, undercover agent, terrorist bombing, terrorist attack, terrorist group, assassination attempt, terrorist plot, female spy, satellite, subtitled scene, espionage, silencer, american abroad, character's point of view camera shot, undercover, character repeating someone else's dialogue, shot in the forehead, assassination, prisoner, subjective camera

Ronin (1998)
Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller

Ronin (1998)

Ronin is the Japanese word used for Samurai without a master. In this case, the Ronin are outcast specialists of every kind, whose services are available to everyone - for money. Dierdre (undoubtedly from Ireland) hires several Ronin to form a team in order to retrieve an important suitcase from a man who is about to sell it to the Russians. After the mission has been completed successfully, the suitcase immediately gets switched by a member of the team who seems to work into his own pocket. The complex net of everyone tricking everyone begins to surface slowly, and deadly... (Read More)

Themes:terrorism
Mood:suspense
Story:cia agent, terrorist group, street shootout, assault rifle, ak 47, mercenary, american abroad, shot in the forehead, van, assassination, no opening credits, exploding car, terrorist, shot in the back, lie, gunfight, paris france, punched in the face, shot in the head, shot in the chest

Munich (2005)
Crime, Drama, History, Thriller

Munich (2005)

After Black September's assassination of Israeli athletes at the Munich Olympics in 1972, Prime Minister Golda Meir okays a black-box operation to hunt down and kill all involved. A team of five gathers in Switzerland led by Avner, a low-level Mossad techie whose father was a war hero and whose wife is pregnant. It's an expendable team, but relying on paid informants, they track and kill several in Europe and Lebanon. They must constantly look over their shoulders for the CIA, KGB, PLO, and their own sources. As the body count mounts -- with retribution following retribution -- so do questions, doubts, and sleepless nights. Loyalties blur. What does it mean to be a Jew? (Read More)

Themes:humiliation, terrorism, military, politics
Mood:suspense
Locations:hotel
Characters:nudity
Story:mossad, terrorist group, assassination attempt, terrorist, exploding helicopter, street shootout, raid, commando, phone booth, cia, espionage, silencer, shot in the forehead, controversy, assassination, no opening credits, prisoner, death of friend, shot in the back, london england

The Equalizer (2014)
Action, Crime, Thriller

The Equalizer (2014)

In The Equalizer, Denzel Washington plays McCall, a man who believes he has put his mysterious past behind him and dedicated himself to beginning a new, quiet life. But when McCall meets Teri (Chloe Grace Moretz), a young girl under the control of ultra-violent Russian gangsters, he can't stand idly by - he has to help her. Armed with hidden skills that allow him to serve vengeance against anyone who would brutalize the helpless, McCall comes out of his self-imposed retirement and finds his desire for justice reawakened. If someone has a problem, if the odds are stacked against them, if they have nowhere else to turn, McCall will help. He is The Equalizer. This is why The Equalizer (2014) is one of the best movies like Zero Dark Thirty (2012). (Read More)

Themes:surveillance, torture
Mood:suspense
Story:assassination attempt, no title at beginning, assault rifle, ak 47, subtitled scene, silencer, exploding body, character's point of view camera shot, character repeating someone else's dialogue, shot in the forehead, no opening credits, subjective camera, shot in the back, f word, interrogation, gunfight, punched in the face, shot in the head, shot in the chest, machine gun

Skyfall (2012) is one of the best movies like Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
Action, Adventure, Thriller

Skyfall (2012)

When Bond's latest assignment goes gravely wrong and agents around the world are exposed, MI6 is attacked forcing M to relocate the agency. These events cause her authority and position to be challenged by Gareth Mallory (Ralph Fiennes), the new Chairman of the Intelligence and Security Committee. With MI6 now compromised from both inside and out, M is left with one ally she can trust: Bond. 007 takes to the shadows - aided only by field agent, Eve (Naomie Harris) - following a trail to the mysterious Silva (Javier Bardem), whose lethal and hidden motives have yet to reveal themselves. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance, terrorism, torture, politics
Mood:suspense
Locations:hotel
Period:2010s
Story:undercover agent, terrorist bombing, terrorist attack, terrorist group, assassination attempt, terrorist plot, female spy, helicopter crash, exploding helicopter, street shootout, intelligence agent, male tied up, dead woman with eyes open, raid, assault rifle, manhunt, espionage, silencer, mercenary, undercover

Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014)
Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller

Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014)

A young man named Eggsy whose father died when he was a young boy, is dealing with living with the creep his mother is with now, who mistreats her and him. He goes out and does something to one of the creep's friends. He gets arrested and he calls a number a man gave him around the time his father died, to call if he needs help. A man named Harry approaches him and tells him he's the one who helped him. He tells him that he knew his father. When the man Eggsy slighted wants some payback, Harry takes care of him and his companions single handed. Harry then tells Eggsy that he's part of a secret organization called the Kingsman and his father was also part of it. He died trying to make the world safe. Harry offers Eggsy the opportunity to be a Kingsman and he takes it. He undergoes a grueling training course. Harry is looking into the demise of another Kingsman and the trail leads him to tech billionaire named Valentine aka V who is also curious about the group following him, the Kingsman. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance, terrorism, torture
Locations:nightclub
Story:undercover agent, terrorist plot, female spy, body bag, suicide bomber, satellite, assault rifle, subtitled scene, espionage, silencer, mercenary, exploding body, character's point of view camera shot, character repeating someone else's dialogue, shot in the forehead, no opening credits, death of friend, terrorist, subjective camera, spy

The Expendables (2010)
Action, Adventure, Thriller

The Expendables (2010)

Barney Ross leads the "Expendables", a band of highly skilled mercenaries including knife enthusiast Lee Christmas, martial arts expert Yin Yang, heavy weapons specialist Hale Caesar, demolitionist Toll Road and loose-cannon sniper Gunner Jensen. When the group is commissioned by the mysterious Mr. Church to assassinate the merciless dictator of a small South American island, Barney and Lee head to the remote locale to scout out their opposition. Once there, they meet with local rebel Sandra and discover the true nature of the conflict engulfing the city. When they escape the island and Sandra stays behind, Ross must choose to either walk away and save his own life - or attempt a suicidal rescue mission that might just save his soul. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance, torture
Characters:soldier
Story:cia agent, undercover agent, assassination attempt, female spy, exploding helicopter, waterboarding, special forces, ak 47, subtitled scene, cia, mercenary, exploding body, character repeating someone else's dialogue, exploding car, shot in the back, f word, interrogation, gunfight, punched in the face, shot in the head

Logan (2017)
Action, Drama, Sci-fi, Thriller

Logan (2017)

In 2029 the mutant population has shrunken significantly and the X-Men have disbanded. Logan, whose power to self-heal is dwindling, has surrendered himself to alcohol and now earns a living as a chauffeur. He takes care of the ailing old Professor X whom he keeps hidden away. One day, a female stranger asks Logan to drive a girl named Laura to the Canadian border. At first he refuses, but the Professor has been waiting for a long time for her to appear. Laura possesses an extraordinary fighting prowess and is in many ways like Wolverine. She is pursued by sinister figures working for a powerful corporation; this is because her DNA contains the secret that connects her to Logan. A relentless pursuit begins - In this third cinematic outing featuring the Marvel comic book character Wolverine we see the superheroes beset by everyday problems. They are aging, ailing and struggling to survive financially. A decrepit Logan is forced to ask himself if he can or even wants to put his remaining powers to good use. It would appear that in the near-future, the times in which they were able put the world to rights with razor sharp claws and telepathic powers are now over. (Read More)

Themes:torture
Mood:suspense
Locations:desert, hotel
Characters:soldier, nudity
Story:commando raid, commando mission, commando unit, assassination attempt, blood on face, assault rifle, commando, special forces, subtitled scene, mercenary, exploding body, character's point of view camera shot, character repeating someone else's dialogue, shot in the forehead, van, exploding car, subjective camera, shot in the back, f word, combat

Battleship (2012) is one of the best movies like Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi, Thriller

Battleship (2012)

A naval war ship encounters an alien armada and faces the biggest threat mankind has ever faced. If they lose, the world could face a major extinction event and an alien invasion. Will humans win this alien war, what are the aliens doing here, and what do they want? Based on the Hasbro naval war game. This is why Battleship (2012) is one of the best movies like Zero Dark Thirty (2012). (Read More)

Themes:military
Characters:soldier
Period:2010s, 2000s
Story:helicopter crash, exploding helicopter, navy seal, year 2005, aircraft carrier, satellite, assault rifle, subtitled scene, exploding body, character's point of view camera shot, character repeating someone else's dialogue, no opening credits, subjective camera, shot in the back, combat, london england, punched in the face, shot in the head, shot in the chest, machine gun

Salt (2010)
Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller

Salt (2010)

Evelyn Salt is a CIA agent and highly respected by all, including her boss, Ted Winter. Out of the blue, a Russian spy walks into their offices and offers a vital piece of information: the President of Russia will be assassinated during his forthcoming visit to New York City to attend the funeral of the recently deceased U.S. Vice President. The name of the assassin: Evelyn Salt. Concerned about the safety of her husband, who she cannot contact, she goes on the run. Winter refuses to accept that she is a mole or a double agent but her actions begin to raise doubts. Just who is Evelyn Salt and what is she planning? (Read More)

Themes:surveillance, terrorism, torture, politics
Mood:suspense
Locations:nightclub, hotel
Characters:soldier
Story:cia agent, cia, spy, assassination attempt, female spy, shot through a door, suicide bomber, ak 47, subtitled scene, espionage, exploding body, undercover, assassination, no opening credits, shot in the back, interrogation, punched in the face, shot in the head, shot in the chest, machine gun

Tears Of The Sun (2003)
Action, Drama, Thriller, War

Tears Of The Sun (2003)

Navy SEAL Lieutenant A.K. Waters and his elite squadron of tactical specialists are forced to choose between their duty and their humanity, between following orders by ignoring the conflict that surrounds them, or finding the courage to follow their conscience and protect a group of innocent refugees. When the democratic government of Nigeria collapses and the country is taken over by a ruthless military dictator, Waters, a fiercely loyal and hardened veteran is dispatched on a routine mission to retrieve a Doctors Without Borders physician, Dr. Lena Kendricks. Dr. Kendricks, an American citizen by marriage, is tending to the victims of the ongoing civil war at a Catholic mission in a remote village. When Waters arrives, however, Dr. Kendricks refuses to leave unless he promises to help deliver the villagers to political asylum at the nearby border. If they are left behind, they will be at the mercy of the enormous rebel army. Waters is under strict orders from his commanding officer Captain Bill Rhodes to remain disengaged from the conflict. But as he and his men witness the brutality of the rebels first-hand, they are won over to Dr. Kendricks' cause and place their lives at risk by agreeing to escort the villagers on a perilous trek through the dense jungle. As they move through the countryside on foot, Waters' team, experts at evasion and concealment, are inexplicably and ferociously pursued by an army of rebels. They are confounded until they discover that, among the refugees, is the sole survivor of the country's previous ruling family, whom the rebels have been ordered to eliminate at all costs. Waters and his small band of soldiers must weigh the life of one man against their own and the refugees they feel obliged to protect. (Read More)

Themes:military
Mood:suspense
Characters:soldier
Story:commando mission, commando unit, navy seal, aircraft carrier, war crime, assault rifle, commando, ak 47, silencer, american abroad, exploding body, no opening credits, death of friend, shot in the back, f word, combat, shot in the chest, machine gun, helicopter, shot to death

The Mummy (2017)
Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller

The Mummy (2017)

Though safely entombed in a crypt deep beneath the unforgiving desert, an ancient princess, whose destiny was unjustly taken from her, is awakened in our current day bringing with her malevolence grown over millennia, and terrors that defy human comprehension.

Themes:surveillance, military
Locations:desert
Characters:soldier
Period:2010s
Story:assassination attempt, special forces, ak 47, subtitled scene, mercenary, american abroad, character's point of view camera shot, character repeating someone else's dialogue, assassination, no opening credits, death of friend, subjective camera, shot in the back, combat, london england, gunfight, punched in the face, shot in the chest, machine gun, helicopter

Kokaku Kidotai (1995) is one of the best movies like Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
Action, Animation, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-fi, Thriller

Kokaku Kidotai (1995)

It is the year 2029. Technology has advanced so far that cyborgs are commonplace. In addition, human brains can connect to the internet directly. Major Motoko Kasunagi is an officer in Section 9, an elite, secretive police division that deals with special operations, including counter terrorism and cyber crime. She is currently on the trail of the Puppet Master, a cyber criminal who hacks into the brains of cyborgs in order to obtain information and to commit other crimes. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance, terrorism, politics
Mood:suspense
Locations:hotel
Characters:soldier
Story:assassination attempt, female spy, espionage, mercenary, character's point of view camera shot, exploding car, subjective camera, spy, shot in the back, interrogation, gunfight, punched in the face, shot in the head, shot in the chest, machine gun, helicopter, shot to death, shootout, pistol, explosion

Fury (2014)
Action, Drama, War

Fury (2014)

1945, in World War II Germany, the tough Sergeant Don 'Wardaddy' Collier commands a tank and survives a German attack with his veteran crew composed of Boyd 'Bible' Swan, Trini 'Gordo' Garcia and Grady 'Coon-Ass' Travis. He receives a rookie soldier Norman Ellison as the substitute for his deceased gunner and he tries to harden the youth along the way. This is why Fury (2014) is one of the best movies like Zero Dark Thirty (2012). (Read More)

Themes:military
Characters:soldier
Story:street shootout, war crime, subtitled scene, exploding body, american abroad, character repeating someone else's dialogue, shot in the forehead, no opening credits, exploding car, death of friend, shot in the back, f word, combat, gunfight, shot in the head, shot in the chest, machine gun, shot to death, shootout, pistol

John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017)
Action, Crime, Thriller

John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017)

Mood:suspense
Locations:hotel
Period:2010s
Story:assassination attempt, manhunt, subtitled scene, silencer, american abroad, character repeating someone else's dialogue, shot in the forehead, assassination, no opening credits, shot in the back, f word, gunfight, punched in the face, shot in the head, shot in the chest, machine gun, shot to death, shootout, pistol, explosion

Predator (1987)
Action, Sci-fi, Thriller

Predator (1987)

A team of special force ops, led by a tough but fair soldier, Major "Dutch" Schaefer, are ordered to assist CIA man, Colonel Al Dillon, on a rescue mission for potential survivors of a Helicopter downed over remote South American jungle. Not long after they land, Dutch and his team discover that they have been sent in under false pretenses. This deception turns out to be the least of their worries though, when they find themselves being methodically hunted by something not of this world. (Read More)

Themes:military
Mood:suspense
Characters:soldier
Story:cia, commando mission, commando unit, helicopter, exploding helicopter, commando, special forces, mercenary, american abroad, exploding body, character's point of view camera shot, character repeating someone else's dialogue, shot in the forehead, exploding car, death of friend, subjective camera, shot in the back, combat, gunfight, punched in the face

Predators (2010) is one of the best movies like Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi, Thriller

Predators (2010)

The mercenary Royce; the military Isabelle; the Russian soldier Nikolai; the San Quentin criminal Stans; the Sierra Leone militia Mombasa; the drug lord Cuchillo; the Yakuza Hanzo; and the Doctor Edwin awake in free fall but they succeed to open their parachutes landing in a jungle. Soon they find that they are on another planet and they are prey of aliens in a deadly hunting game, and they need to join forces to destroy their predators and survive. (Read More)

Themes:military
Mood:suspense
Characters:soldier
Story:special forces, ak 47, subtitled scene, mercenary, exploding body, character's point of view camera shot, character repeating someone else's dialogue, no opening credits, subjective camera, shot in the back, f word, combat, gunfight, punched in the face, shot in the head, shot in the chest, machine gun, shot to death, shootout, pistol

Spectre (2015)
Action, Adventure, Thriller

Spectre (2015)

A cryptic message from the past sends James Bond on a rogue mission to Mexico City and eventually Rome, where he meets Lucia, the beautiful and forbidden widow of an infamous criminal. Bond infiltrates a secret meeting and uncovers the existence of the sinister organisation known as SPECTRE. Meanwhile back in London, Max Denbigh, the new head of the Centre of National Security, questions Bond's actions and challenges the relevance of MI6 led by M. Bond covertly enlists Moneypenny and Q to help him seek out Madeleine Swann, the daughter of his old nemesis Mr White, who may hold the clue to untangling the web of SPECTRE. As the daughter of the assassin, she understands Bond in a way most others cannot. As Bond ventures towards the heart of SPECTRE, he learns a chilling connection between himself and the enemy he seeks. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance, terrorism, torture, politics
Mood:suspense
Locations:desert, hotel
Period:2010s
Story:undercover agent, terrorist group, assassination attempt, terrorist plot, helicopter crash, exploding helicopter, strapped to a bomb, satellite, assault rifle, subtitled scene, espionage, silencer, undercover, assassination, exploding car, terrorist, spy, shot in the back, lie, london england

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