Themes

High speed and special ops 

  • The Bourne Ultimatum
  • Mission: Impossible III
  • The Bourne Supremacy
  • The Bourne Identity
  • Eagle Eye
  • Spectre
  • Taken 2
  • Live Free or Die Hard
  • London Has Fallen
  • North by Northwest
  • Swordfish
  • V for Vendetta
  • Taken
  • Jason Bourne
  • The Fate of the Furious
  • Quantum of Solace

Politics and human rights 

  • Fahrenheit 9/11
  • Lincoln
  • The Butler
  • Selma
  • Good Night, and Good Luck.
  • The Post
  • Trumbo
  • Oliver Stone's Untold History of the United States
  • Uncle Tom
  • JFK
  • W.
  • Capitalism: A Love Story
  • Vice
  • V for Vendetta
  • Bowling for Columbine
  • Syriana

political, democracy, president, documentary or propaganda 

  • Fahrenheit 9/11
  • Why We Fight
  • Capitalism: A Love Story
  • Oliver Stone's Untold History of the United States
  • Fahrenhype 9/11
  • The Path to 9/11
  • Syriana
  • Zeitgeist
  • Bowling for Columbine
  • Inside Job
  • Active Measures
  • Sicko
  • Fahrenheit 11/9
  • The Fog of War
  • W.
  • An Inconvenient Truth

terrorism, thriller, gripping, intense or political 

  • Syriana
  • The Insider
  • V for Vendetta
  • Arlington Road
  • The Interpreter
  • Rendition
  • House of Sand and Fog
  • Zero Dark Thirty
  • Unthinkable
  • A Mighty Heart
  • The Constant Gardener
  • Lord of War
  • Body of Lies
  • The Kingdom
  • The Ghost Writer
  • Munich

action, explosives, exciting, action-packed or villain 

  • Live Free or Die Hard
  • The Gray Man
  • Mission: Impossible III
  • Swordfish
  • The Bourne Ultimatum
  • White House Down
  • G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra
  • Eagle Eye
  • A Good Day to Die Hard
  • The Bourne Identity
  • Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation
  • Taken 3
  • Captain America: The Winter Soldier
  • Mission: Impossible II
  • Tom Clancy's Without Remorse
  • Transporter 2

spy, agent, intrigue, thriller or suspense 

  • Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
  • Allied
  • Topaz
  • North by Northwest
  • The Good Shepherd
  • The Ghost Writer
  • The 39 Steps
  • The Man from U.N.C.L.E.
  • From Russia with Love
  • Casablanca
  • The Bourne Ultimatum
  • V for Vendetta
  • The Third Man
  • Inglourious Basterds
  • The Spy Who Came in from the Cold
  • Bridge of Spies

future, sci-fi, technology, action or technological 

  • Blade Runner 2049
  • Blade Runner
  • Terminator Salvation
  • Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines
  • The Terminator
  • The Island
  • The Matrix
  • Æon Flux
  • Minority Report
  • Total Recall
  • Terminator Genisys
  • Terminator: Dark Fate
  • Ghost in the Shell
  • Oblivion
  • Terminator 2: Judgment Day
  • I, Robot