American movies about the CIA

List of the best American movies about the CIA, selected by visitors to our site: Anna, Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw, Miss Bala, Welcome to Acapulco, The Catcher Was a Spy, Mile 22, The Spy Who Dumped Me, 12 Strong, Vice, Larceny.

In the top there are new films of 2019, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Anna (2019)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 6.6)
Genreaction, thriller
CountryFrance, USA
CharactersHired assassins, Strong women, CIA, Lesbians, Girlfriends, Models, Spy
PlotSnow, Undercover
TimeCold War
StyleTense, Disturbing, Fascinating, Unexpected ending

    Beneath Anna Poliatova's striking beauty lies a secret that will unleash her indelible strength and skill to become one of the world's most feared government assassins.

    Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw (2019)
    Mark8.6 (imdb: 6.4)
    Genreaction, comedy, adventure
    CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
    CharactersSpecial agents, Killers, Criminals, Tough guys, Partners, CIA, Spy, Scientists, Warriors, Thieves, Terrorists
    PlotMartial Arts, Motorcycles, Chase, Cars
    PlaceUkraine, Islands, Helicopters, Aircraft, Night Clubs
    StyleUnexpected ending

      A spinoff of The Fate of the Furious, focusing on Johnson's US Diplomatic Security Agent Luke Hobbs forming an unlikely alliance with Statham's Deckard Shaw.

      Miss Bala (2019)
      Mark6.6 (imdb: 5.8)
      Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
      CountryMexico, USA
      CharactersModels, CIA
      PlotAbduction, Rivalry, Weapon
      StyleFor girls, Exciting, Fascinating, Tense

        Gloria finds a power she never knew she had when she is drawn into a dangerous world of cross-border crime. Surviving will require all of her cunning, inventiveness, and strength.

        Welcome to Acapulco (2019)
        Mark6.6 (imdb: 4.2)
        Genreaction, thriller, comedy
        CountryBulgaria, Mexico, USA
        CharactersProgrammers, Smugglers, Criminals, CIA

          When Matt Booth sets off to meet his fiance for a foreign wedding he couldn't have imagined the dangerous world he was about to step into. Betrayed and set up, Matt finds himself on the run from the CIA and hired mercenaries, all looking for a package that he has supposedly smuggled through customs. Hunted on all sides, Matt is aided by Agent Adriana Vasquez, a femme fatale with orders of her own to follow.

          The Catcher Was a Spy (2018)
          Mark5.2 (imdb: 6.2)
          Genrethriller, adventure
          CharactersScouts, Scientists, CIA, Spy, Gay, Jews, Singers
          TimeWorld War II

            Major league baseball player, Moe Berg, lives a double life working for the Office of Strategic Services.

            Mile 22 (2018)
            Mark8 (imdb: 6.1)
            Genreaction, thriller, adventure, crime
            CharactersSpecial agents, CIA, Spy, Hackers, Terrorists
            PlotWeapon, Martial Arts, Investigation, Survival, Skirmishes
            StyleAction, Exciting, Tense, Disturbing, Fascinating, For men

              An elite group of American operatives, aided by a top-secret tactical command team, must transport an asset who holds life-threatening information to an extraction point 22 miles away through the hostile streets of an Asian city.

              The Spy Who Dumped Me (2018)
              Mark8.2 (imdb: 6)
              Genreaction, comedy, adventure
              CountryUSA, Canada
              CharactersFriends, Spy, CIA, Taxi drivers
              PlotConspiracies, Undercover, Skirmishes, Chase, Cheating
              StyleFor girls, For a group of friends, Womens in main roles, Exciting, Tense, Fascinating

                Audrey and Morgan, two thirty-year-old best friends in Los Angeles, are thrust unexpectedly into an international conspiracy when Audrey’s ex-boyfriend shows up at their apartment with a team of deadly assassins on his trail.

                12 Strong (2018)
                Mark5.6 (imdb: 6.6)
                Genreaction, drama, military, history
                CharactersHorses, Soldier, Terrorists, Military, Heroes, CIA, Special Forces
                PlotWar, Survival, Weapon, Rivalry, Death, Cheating, On real events
                PlaceMountains, Aircraft
                StyleTouching, Heavy, Exciting, Disturbing

                  A team of CIA agents and special forces head into Afghanistan in the aftermath of the September 11th attacks in an attempt to dismantle the Taliban.

                  Vice (2018)
                  Mark7.4 (imdb: 7.2)
                  Genrecomedy, drama, biography
                  CharactersLesbians, Horses, Lawyers, Sisters, CIA, Terrorists
                  PlotPolitical, On real events, Power, Money

                    George W. Bush picks Dick Cheney, the CEO of Halliburton Co., to be his Republican running mate in the 2000 presidential election. No stranger to politics, Cheney's impressive résumé includes stints as White House chief of staff, House Minority Whip and defense secretary. When Bush wins by a narrow margin, Cheney begins to use his newfound power to help reshape the country and the world.

                    Larceny (2017)
                    Mark5.6 (imdb: 3.5)
                    Genreaction, thriller
                    CountryUSA, Mexico
                    PlotRobbery, Martial Arts
                    PlacePrison, Mexico

                      After being busted for a heist, a former CIA contractor is sent to a Mexican prison. His former CIA boss offers him freedom if he can break into the prison vault and steal $50 Million.

                      American Assassin (2017)
                      Mark9 (imdb: 6.2)
                      Genreaction, thriller
                      CharactersCIA, Brides, Dogs, Spy, Hackers, Snipers, Terrorists, Special Forces
                      PlotRevenge, Fear, Nuclear War, Martial Arts, Motorcycles, Money
                      PlaceTurkey, USA, Sea, Aircraft
                      StyleAction, Exciting, Tense, Disturbing, Unexpected ending

                        Following the murder of his fiancée, Mitch Rapp trains under the instruction of Cold War veteran Stan Hurley. The pair then is enlisted to investigate a wave of apparently random attacks on military and civilian targets.

                        Taken (2017)
                        Mark10 (imdb: 6.6)
                        Genreaction, thriller, drama
                        CountryFrance, USA
                        CharactersDetectives, CIA, Heroes, Fathers
                        StyleTense, Exciting

                          The origin story of younger, hungrier, former Green Beret Bryan Mills as he deals with a personal tragedy that shakes his world. As he fights to overcome the incident and exact revenge, Mills is pulled into a career as a deadly CIA operative, a job that awakens his very particular, and very dangerous, set of skills.

                          American Made (2017)
                          Mark7.6 (imdb: 7.2)
                          Genreaction, thriller, comedy, crime, biography
                          CountryUSA, Japan, Colombia
                          CharactersSmugglers, Horses, FBI, CIA, Pilots
                          PlotSuccess, Money, On real events
                          PlaceUSA, Court, Jungle, Aircraft
                          TimeCold War
                          StyleExciting, Fascinating

                            The true story of pilot Barry Seal, who transported contraband for the CIA and the Medellin cartel in the 1980s.

                            xXx: Return of Xander Cage (2017)
                            Mark6.8 (imdb: 5.2)
                            Genreaction, thriller, adventure
                            CountryUSA, China, Canada
                            CharactersHired assassins, Special agents, Spy, Hackers, Snipers, Bodyguards, CIA, Special Forces
                            PlotWeapon, Martial Arts, Motorcycles, Soccer, Chase
                            PlaceAircraft, Islands, Party, Jungle
                            StyleUnexpected ending

                              Extreme athlete turned government operative Xander Cage comes out of self-imposed exile, thought to be long dead, and is set on a collision course with deadly alpha warrior Xiang and his team in a race to recover a sinister and seemingly unstoppable weapon known as Pandora's Box. Recruiting an all-new group of thrill-seeking cohorts, Xander finds himself enmeshed in a deadly conspiracy that points to collusion at the highest levels of world governments.

                              True Memoirs of an International Assassin (2016)
                              Mark5 (imdb: 5.9)
                              Genreaction, comedy
                              CharactersCIA, Hired assassins, Ninja, Presidential, FBI
                              PlotRevenge, Skirmishes, Chase
                              StyleFascinating, For men

                                After a publisher changes a writer's debut novel about a deadly assassin from fiction to nonfiction, the author finds himself thrust into the world of his lead character, and must take on the role of his character for his own survival.

                                Jason Bourne (2016)
                                Mark8.2 (imdb: 6.6)
                                Genreaction, thriller
                                CountryUSA, United Kingdom, China
                                CharactersHackers, Spy, CIA, Tough guys
                                PlotRevenge, Investigation, Skirmishes, Martial Arts, Survival, Chase
                                StyleExciting, Tense, Disturbing, Fascinating, Unexpected ending

                                  The most dangerous former operative of the CIA is drawn out of hiding to uncover hidden truths about his past.

                                  Berlin Station (2016)
                                  Markimdb: 7.6
                                  Genrethriller, drama
                                  CountryUSA, Germany
                                  CharactersCIA, Partners, Spy
                                  PlotPolitical, Investigation, Skirmishes
                                  PlaceGermany, Berlin
                                  StyleTense, Action, Exciting, For men

                                    A contemporary spy series that follows Daniel Miller, an undercover agent at the CIA station in Berlin, Germany.

                                    MacGyver (2016)
                                    Markimdb: 5.3
                                    Genreaction, drama, adventure
                                    CharactersCIA, Heroes, Partners
                                    PlotTechnology, Adventure, Investigation, Chase
                                    PlaceUSA, Office
                                    StyleAction, Exciting, For men, Fascinating

                                      20-something Angus MacGyver creates a clandestine organization where he uses his knack for solving problems in unconventional ways to help prevent disasters from happening.

                                      Operation Avalanche (2016)
                                      Mark7 (imdb: 6.1)
                                      Genrethriller, drama, detective
                                      CountryCanada, USA
                                      CharactersCIA, Directors, Spy
                                      PlotPursuit, Investigation, Death, Mystery, Cheating, Cars
                                      PlaceSpace, Moon
                                      TimeCold War
                                      StyleAction, Light, Tense, Disturbing, Unexpected ending

                                        In 1967, four undercover CIA agents were sent to NASA posing as a documentary film crew. What they discovered led to one of the biggest conspiracies in American history.

                                        13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi (2016)
                                        Mark8.4 (imdb: 7.3)
                                        Genreaction, thriller, drama, military, history
                                        CountryUSA, Malta, Morocco
                                        CharactersSpecial Forces, Terrorists, Tough guys, CIA
                                        PlotSkirmishes, Survival, Political, Death, War, On real events
                                        StyleAction, Tense, Disturbing

                                          An American Ambassador is killed during an attack at a U.S. compound in Libya as a security team struggles to make sense out of the chaos.