Film Lists

American Assassin: 5 More Espionage Thrillers to Seek Out

With the release of American Assassin, now in cinemas, we thought it would make sense to glance back at the espionage thriller sub-genre at the movies...

ATOMIC BLONDE (2017)

Released only a month ago, while Charlize Theron going all John Wick on us may be most remembered for its balletic, Krav Maga theatrics and cool lighting, let’s not forget the setting: 1989, right at the end of the Cold War, in snowy Berlin fighting not just sinister Ruskies but also some very dubious Brits and Americans. American Assassin may not be a period piece like Atomic Blonde but they’re most certainly both playing in the same spy thriller wheelhouse, even if they’re thirty years apart and not quite stylistically equal.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: