The Best Spy Films of the 1980s

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Top Secret! 1984, 90 min.

Jim Abrahams     Starring: Val KilmerLucy GutteridgePeter Cushing

Absurd Comedy    Comedy    Parody/Spoof

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For Your Eyes Only 1981, 127 min.

John Glen     Starring: Roger MooreCarole BouquetTopol

Action Thriller    Action    Adventure

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Spies Like Us 1985, 102 min.

John Landis     Starring: Chevy ChaseDan AykroydVanessa Angel

Comedy    Spy Film    Action

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Licence to Kill 1989, 133 min.

John Glen     Starring: Timothy DaltonCarey LowellRobert Vai

Action Thriller    Action    Adventure

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Octopussy 1983, 131 min.

John Glen     Starring: Roger MooreMaud AdamsLouis Jourdan

Action Thriller    Action    Adventure

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A View to a Kill 1985, 131 min.

John Glen     Starring: Roger MooreTanya RobertsGrace Jones

Action Thriller    Action    Adventure

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Gotcha! 1985, 101 min.

Jeff Kanew     Starring: Anthony EdwardsLinda FiorentinoJsu Garcia

Action    Action Comedy    Action Thriller

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Golgo 13 1983, 91 min.

Osamu Dezaki     Starring: Tetsurô SagawaGorô NayaToshiko Fujita

Action Thriller    Animation    Anime

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Invasion U.S.A. 1985, 107 min.

Joseph Zito     Starring: Richard LynchAlex ColonChuck Norris

Action    Action Thriller    Martial Arts

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Little Nikita 1988, 98 min.

Richard Benjamin     Starring: Sidney PoitierRichard BradfordLucy Deakins

Spy Film    Action    Drama

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