From Sean Connery to Roy Rogers, from comedy to political satire, films that include espionage as a plot device run the gamut of actors and styles. More than just qspy movies, q espionage films have evolved over the history of cinema and American culture, from stereotypical foreign spy themes, to patriotic star features, to the Cold War plotlines of the sixties, and most recently to the sexy, slick films of the nineties. This filmography comprehensively catalogs movies involving elements of espionage. Each entry includes release date, running time, alternate titles, cast and crew, a brief synopsis, and commentary. An introduction analyzes the development of these films and their reflection of the changing culture that spawned them.more talented Leo, cana#39;t give the film the proper lightness of touch that may have put over the material. ... Yola da#39;Avril, Ivan Simpson, Eva Dennison, Anders Van Hayden, Bert Sprotte, William Von Brincken, John Lester Johnson. ... to steal a map from an oaicer she is having an aaoair with; she wants money to go to town because she is bored in the jungle. ... Cast: Roger Browne, Helge Line, Michael Rivera, Rosalba Neri, Andrew Scott, Frank Ressel, Susan Terry, Mila Stanic, Beni Deus.
|Title||:||The Espionage Filmography|
|Publisher||:||McFarland - 2011-03-03|