• Spy (2015)

Spy

Release Date: June 5th, 2015

DVD Release Date: September 29th, 2015

R |1 hr 55 min

Plot Summary

Despite having solid field training, CIA analyst Susan Cooper (Melissa McCarthy) has spent her entire career as a desk jockey, working hand-in-hand with dashing agent Bradley Fine (Jude Law). Using high-tech equipment and a hidden earpiece, Susan is the guardian angel who helps Bradley avoid danger. However, when Bradley is assassinated by Bulgarian arms dealer Rayna Boyanov (Rose Byrne), Susan wrangles her way into her first undercover assignment to help capture Boyanov and avenge Bradley.

Cast: Melissa McCarthy, Jason Statham, Rose Byrne, Miranda Hart, Bobby Cannavale, Allison Janney, Peter Serafinowicz, Morena Baccarin

Director: Paul Feig

Genres: Comedy , Action

Production Co: Chernin Entertainment, Feigco Entertainment

Distributors: 20th Century Fox

Keywords: Revenge , Mystery , Pursuit , Car , Survival , 2010s , Amusing , Cheeky ,

Ratings & Reviews

  • 90
    John DeForeThe Hollywood Reporter

    Laugh-stuffed and making excellent use of its marquee-grade supporting cast, it promises to be a home run in its early summer release. show more

  • 80
    Tim GriersonScreen International

    This is a generous, consistently pleasurable comedy. show more

  • 88
    Steven ReaPhiladelphia Inquirer

    Feig, who wrote the Spy screenplay, encouraging his actors to improvise along the way, has his own stealth mission. For all the over-the-top comedy, zigzagging chases, and choreographed fight scenes, Spy is very much a tale of female empowerment. show more

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Awards

Nominated Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy
Nominated Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical