Category: Movies, Etc

From James Bond to Jason Bourne, Hitchcock classics to Mr. & Mrs. Smith, spies have long sparked the imagination of movie makers. The trend shows no sign of letting up, with a steady stream of new Bond movies as well as one-offs, parodies like Austin Powers, revivals like Get Smart and kid-oriented flicks like Spy Kids. Not to mention wildly popular TV shows (think 24) and a slew of video games. Where to keep track of it all? Right here – your source for spy entertainment intel.

Featured New Dan Gordon Thriller Just Releas...

The namesake of this spy club is up to his eyes in new espionage adventures, and you can read all about them in the just-released third installment of the Dan Gordon Intelligence Thriller series – The Chameleon Conspiracy.

Gordon’s still working for the U.S. Department of Justice, but he’s on loan to the CIA to …

Brad Pitt to Produce Spy Thriller

This just in: Turns out Angelina’s role in spy thriller Salt (to be released in 2010) may be inspiring husband Brad to take a stab at the espionage movie genre from a production side. News on the street has Pitt’s production company, Plan B, teaming up with Paramount to adapt author John LeCarre’s spy novel The

CIA Spy Angelina Jolie Spotted in N...

Nothing quite like spotting sexy Angelina Jolie pretending to be an undercover agent on the streets of Manhattan. Last week, the actress was seen dangling, barefoot and a little bloody, from the side of an apartment building in Washington Heights, New York.

Of course, she was in the middle of filming for the new spy flick …

CIA Wanted Gloria Estefan

Turns out your favorite Cuban-American singer could have been not very famous at all…if she had accepted an offer to join the CIA back when she was working as an interpreter for U.S. Customs at Miami’s international airport.

She recently shared the story of her alternate career path in the shadowy world of international espionage and …

Boyle to Direct Next Bond?!

The movieland rumor mill has been turning at warp speed yet again, this time getting every Slumdog Millionaire fan out there (and heavens knows there are a lot of us) signing up to purchase über-advanced tickets to the next 007 flick.

That’s right, tabloids and e-zines on both sides of the Atlantic had British director Danny …

Sexspionage: Talking about Wonder W...

Former spies and spy lovers alike will converge in Raleigh, North Carolina from March 25 to 27, 2009 for the sixth annual International Spy Conference. This year’s intriguing conference theme “Sexspionage: Famous Women Spies and the Ancient Art of Seduction” will explore the careers of some of the most successful female spies in the world.…

One Truth Prevails for Wii in 2009

Following in the wake of the wildly popular anime TV series that came to the US from Japan in 2004 is Case Closed: One Truth Prevails for Nintendo Wii.

The premise of the TV Series ‘Case Closed’ (or ‘Detective Conan’ as it’s known in Japan) is as follows: Young detective Shichi (Jimmy) Kudo is administered a …

Angelina Jolie to Play CIA Agent / ...

Can’t get enough of those CIA agent spy dramas? Well, you’ve already got something to look forward to in 2010, when Columbia Pictures’ espionage thriller Salt is due to hit the big screen. There’s already been a lot of chatter about this movie, and it hasn’t even started shooting. Filming’s due to begin on Long Island, …

Feb/March Spy Movie Roundup

Push

Don’t be put off by the title – this film has nothing to do with giving birth. It’s Summit Entertainment’s latest action thriller starring Chris Evans and Dakota Fanning; it opened in theaters Friday 6, 2009.

Quickie Summary: Paranormal agents touting powers like telekinesis, predicting the future, creating alternate dimensions and eliminating rivals without so …