The Best CIA Movies Films
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The Best CIA Movies

List Criteria: Movies most feature the CIA.

A list of the best CIA movies. These are films that focus on the United States Central Intelligence Agency, or its CIA agents. We've tried to include all of the best CIA films on this list, but if you believe we missed one please feel free to add to the list yourself. With its intrigue, espionage, and cloak & dagger politics, the CIA and its spies & operatives are a perfect setting and cast of characters for filmmaking and storytelling. Spy dramas have been a favorite among movie goers for decades. Let's face it, spies make great characters. And when it comes to the CIA, well, even James Bond had his CIA liaison, Felix Leiter. This list includes all genres, although most are action, drama, or thrillers. If you enjoy spy movies, then you're bound to enjoy many of the films on this list.
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    the people's #1 &most listed
    The Bourne Identity

    2002 More
    100
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    2007 More
    94
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    2004 More
    92
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    81
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    1990 More
    79
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    1994 More
    78
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    2006 More
    73
  9. 9
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    1975 More
    72
  10. 10
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    1996 More
    72
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    Enemy of the State

    1998 More
    72
  12. 12
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    2006 More
    71
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    1998 More
    71
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    2003 More
    70
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    2006 More
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    added by: OsamaKing
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    Body of Lies

    2008 More
    65
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    2011 More
    64
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    JFK

    1991 More
    61
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    Charlie Wilson's War

    2007 More
    61
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    2012 More
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    added by: FlipMode
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    2010 More
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    Zero Dark Thirty

    2012 More
    54
    added by: evan2
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    2009 More
    54
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    2000 More
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    1992 More
    52
    added by: wiabux
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    added by: AndrewW.Curley
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    Safe House

    2012 More
    51
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    2005 More
    48
    added by: prince11
    Brad Pitt & Angolina Jolie.
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    1994 More
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    added by: beernbugs
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    1985 More
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    added by: sn291901
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    2013 More
    36
    added by: beernbugs
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    2002 More
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    added by: wiabux
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    added by: PankajSinha
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Agent Cody Banks

    2003 More
    27
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    The Bourne Legacy

    2012 More
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    added by: Dbo878
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    1996 More
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    new! Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit

    January 17, 2014 More
    22
    added by: Valley Forge
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    added by: beernbugs
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