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Most Successful Spy Movies of all Time

1.) The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)

The movie picks up where the previous film (The Bourne Supremacy) ended. Jason Bourne is still trying to recover his memory.

A global game of cat and mouse ensues with Bourne trying to discover the identity of those responsible for his memory loss
while those he is seeking trying to assassinate him.


2.) Mission: Impossible 2 (2000)

Secret agent Ethan Hunt must find and destroy a genetically engineered disease before if falls into the hands of International terrorists. Hunt must also obtain the cure for the disease from the terrorists to save the life of his partner, an international thief called Nyad.


3.) Mission: Impossible (1996)
Agent Ethan Hunt is the sole survivor of a failed mission in Prague to stop a diplomat from handing over all of the covert agents in Eastern Europe. Ethan must clear his name and discover the identity of the true traitor.


4.) The Bourne Supremacy (2004)

A CIA agent is killed and 3 million dollars is stolen. The evidence points to Jason Bourne. Bourne has been in hiding for 2 years when he's discovered by the CIA. To clear his name, Bourne comes out of hiding and goes after those in the CIA who are seeking him.


5.) Casino Royale (2006)

James Bond bankrupts an international terrorist, Le Chiffre, who has squandered a vast amount of money left in his care by a Guerilla leader, Obanno, by beating Le Chiffre in a high-stakes poker tournament at the Casino Royale in Montenegro. He later discovers that the money has been stolen by his girlfriend, Vesper. Later, after Vesper's death, Bond learns that she took the money to pay a ransom for her ex-boyfriend who is being held by Le Chiffre's organization.


6.) Die Another Day (2004)

Bond goes up against a genetically altered Chinese super villain. Using the proceeds from the sale of artificial diamonds he produces in a secret mine at the North Pole, the villain orbits a satellite around the earth that he claims will become a second sun. Bond must find a way to destroy the satellite before it can be activated.



7.) XXX (2002)

Xander Cage, a notorious underground thrill seeker, is recruited by the CIA for an undercover mission. Xander is to infiltrate a Russian crime ring bent on the destruction of the world.


8.) Mission: Impossible 3 (2006)

Ethan Hunt comes out of retirement to rescue his protégé who has been captured by international black market ring. When the protégé dies during the rescue attempt, Hunt decides to go after the leader of the black market.


9.) The World is not Enough (1999)

While protecting the daughter of an assassinated oil-tycoon, Bond discovers a plot to destroy an oil pipeline with a nuclear bomb by a terrorist named Renard, who due to a bullet lodged in his brain can feel no pain. With the help of Christmas Jones, a research scientist, Bonds attempts to foil Bernard's plans.


10.) Tomorrow Never Dies (1997)

James Bond must stop Eliot Carver, a rich media mogul, who is attempting to start World War III. Carver is trying to convince Great Britain and China that they are making hostile advances toward each other. To stop him, Bond must infiltrate his organization with the help of Carver's wife.




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Ellis Goodman


Ellis M. Goodman was born in England and moved to the United States in 1982. He was educated at Brighton College Sussex, and the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, and is the former Chairman and CEO of a major US Beverage Alcohol producer, importer and distributor. Ellis M. Goodman is the author of a number of magazine articles on the US Beverage Alcohol Industry, and the business book, Corona: The Inside Story of America's #1 Imported Beer.He serves on a number of civil, educational, and cultural boards in Chicago; and, in 1996, was invested as a Commander of the British Empire by HM Majesty Queen Elizabeth for services to British exports. He and his wife, Gillian, live in Glencoe, Illinois.

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