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Fortress: Bruce Willis spy-fy movie (trailer) (think Die Hard inside a survivalist compound).

November 12, 2021 | By | Reply More
Fortress: Bruce Willis spy-fy movie (trailer) (think Die Hard inside a survivalist compound).

In Fortress, Bruce Willis portrays Robert, a former CIA agent hiding in a hidden survivalist bunker in the woods, in this near-future action spy-fy cyber-thriller. Robert’s estranged son pays a visit to the camp one day, but he’s followed by evil terrorist Balzary (Chad Michael Murra), an old foe. As Balzary’s assault team closes in […]

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The Scholars Of Night by John M. Ford (book review).

November 5, 2021 | By | Reply More
The Scholars Of Night by John M. Ford (book review).

Divers have found a body in a German river. The corpse of the long dead WW2 American soldier is still in the driver’s seat of his jeep and still cuffed to a briefcase. Miraculously, the papers inside the case are able to be recovered. Documents that list agents and double agents for governments all over […]

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No Time To Die (spy-fy movie: reviewed by Mark Kermode).

October 4, 2021 | By | Reply More
No Time To Die (spy-fy movie: reviewed by Mark Kermode).

The man of many movies, Mark Kermode, drops in to review No Time To Die, wherein Daniel Craig returns for his final adventure in the James Bond series. Or… does he? Never Say Never Again. And here is Mark chewing the fat over the audience reactions to the ‘last’ film in the James Bond franchise.

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No Time To Die: final James Bond spy-fy (trailer).

September 1, 2021 | By | Reply More
No Time To Die: final James Bond spy-fy (trailer).

James Bond is most assuredly back, looking suave, sophisticated and ever so slightly grizzled with maturity. This is the last movie outing for our Daniel Craig? Could be. Whoever the next James Bond actor will be (or actress), the old man is a hard act to top. In this film, James Bond is dragged out […]

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The King’s Man: steampunk spy-fy movie (trailer).

August 26, 2021 | By | Reply More
The King’s Man: steampunk spy-fy movie (trailer).

Here’s the Edwardian origins story for the independent Kingsman espionage agency, starring Ralph Fiennes, Gemma Arterton, and Stanley Tucci – said film simply called, The King’s Man. You had me at evil Rasputin and steampunked world cabal takeover. Due to hit the cinemas in December 2021.

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The Dalliances Of Monsieur D’Haricot by Barbara Stevenson (book review).

June 8, 2021 | By | Reply More
The Dalliances Of Monsieur D’Haricot by Barbara Stevenson (book review).

As soon as I saw the cover of ‘The Dalliances Of Monsieur D’Haricot’, I knew I wanted to read it. A dapper Frenchman on what I assumed, erroneously it turned out, to be a steampunk bicycle. It reminded me of my childhood reading of the ‘Agaton Sax’ books. Monsieur D’Haricot is a French secret agent […]

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Dial the Gate for Amazon HQ: Jeff Bezos buys MGM! He deeply desires Stargate and James Bond (news).

May 26, 2021 | By | Reply More
Dial the Gate for Amazon HQ: Jeff Bezos buys MGM! He deeply desires Stargate and James Bond (news).

Amazon has been ordered by owner Jeff Bezos to buy film studio MGM for $8.45 billion – thanks to the Fed for all that money printing flooding the market with nearly free takeover dosh. MGM will feed Amazon Studios with content to grow the streaming beast, so we can expect lots more Bond as well […]

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Spy City (spy-fy TV series) (trailer).

April 7, 2021 | By | Reply More
Spy City (spy-fy TV series) (trailer).

Here’s Spy City, a new 1960s-set spy-fy TV series with Dominic Cooper playing a Harry Palmer-like character called Fielding Scott rooting out treason in Berlin during the Cold War. “The Russians, it seems, know everything. Someone in Berlin is giving away all the secrets of the Western – American, British, and French – powers. Fielding […]

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Five Eyes (spy-fy movie from Guy Ritchie and Jason Statham: trailer).

February 15, 2021 | By | Reply More
Five Eyes (spy-fy movie from Guy Ritchie and Jason Statham: trailer).

There’s a new spy-fy film on the way from Guy Ritchie, Jason Statham called Five Eyes, which looks much as you would expect a little James Bond/Jason Bourne-style action flick made by top geezer Guy Ritchie to appear.

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Psychic super-agents of the CIA (spy-fy documentary: full video).

January 31, 2021 | By | Reply More
Psychic super-agents of the CIA (spy-fy documentary: full video).

ESPer spies fighting for the CIA’s covert psychic super-agent division? It sounds like something from the last X-Men film, or maybe a SHIELD spin-off TV series. In reality, it actually happened and it was part of the CIA’s fight against the USSR during the Cold War. This two-hour-long documentary details all the crazy stuff about […]

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