Everybody likes Tom Cruise, and more than that, they like Mission Impossible movies. The spy-thriller-action saga has been running successfully for over two decades and has a large dedicated fan base. The franchise has released six movies until now. Although due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the seventh and eight movies are now postponed to 2021 and 2022. Fans are looking for alternatives to Mission Impossible saga.
Here are the top five alternatives to watch if you loved Mission Impossible saga.
At fifth comes Red Sparrow. The female-led spy thriller adapted from the novel of the same name. The movie revolves around a Russian spy, Dominika Egorova (played by Jennifer Lawrence), who trains to become a sparrow and forced to use her body as a weapon to entrap a CIA agent. But could this seductive operative make it out alive amidst the extreme danger and secrets of the world?
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Released almost two decades back, this movie is a classic. The movie revolves around Mr. Thomas Crown, a self-made billionaire and playboy who is tired of getting everything he desires. Therefore, he decides to steal priceless works of art to get a kick in his life finally. This leads to the theft, which results in an insurance agent, Catherine Banning, suspecting him. And thus, the game of seduction and the brain begins with both of them trying to outwit each other while trying hard not to fall for each other.
Argo bags the third position on the list. With an incredible cast and great story, the movie is a treat for the viewers. When a US embassy in Iran taken over by a group of militants, six Americans manage to get away and seek help. The CIA then seeks the help of an exfiltration expert who devises a plan to infiltrate Iran as movie producers to save the hostages.
One of the greatest flicks of Christopher Nolan, the mind-boggling Inception, comes in the second position. The movie set in a fictional world where a person could travel into dreams of people and infiltrate their ideas and thinking. It revolves around Cobb and his group, who perform Inception on the mind of a rich guy’s competitor in exchange for clearing Cobb’s criminal record. The movie’s incredible cast comprises of Leonardo DiCaprio, Ellen Page, Cillian Murphy, Tom Hardy, and Michael Caine with others.
Adapted from the comic series of the same name, Kingsman is a satisfying action spy comedy film. The franchise released two movies, and the third part is coming soon in the year 2021. So stay tuned for that!
The franchise revolves around Eggsy, who plans to fill his father’s shoes with the help of his mentor Harry. Eggsy plans to become a member of Kingsman, a private intelligence service organization that protects the world while keeping their identity secret at all times.
Stay tuned for more such amazing lists of movies and series that you would love to binge watch in the near future.