Although you are aware of the reality of a secret agent in a spy movie or series, the suspenseful escapes are what really keep you on the tip of your seat. They have a compelling plot that adds an extra layer of excitement. So, here’s a list of Indian espionage thrillers for the thrill-seekers.
- Mukhbir – The Story Of A Spy
Mukhbir – The Story of a Spy is directed by Shivam Nair and Jayprad Desai. It tells the uplifting tale of an Indian spy in Pakistan who saved the country and contributed to his nation’s victory in the 1965 war. Zain Khan Durrani, Prakash Raj, Adil Hussain, Karan Oberoi, Barkha Sengupta, Harsh Chhaya, Satyadeep Mishra, and Zoya Afroz all play significant parts in the drama series. Mukhbir – The Story of a Spy is scheduled to release on ZEE5 on November 11, 2022.
- Bell Bottom
Ranjit M. Tewari’s spy thriller has gained considerable popularity among fans of the spy genre. Akshay Kumar, Vaani Kapoor, Lara Dutta, and Huma Qureshi are the main lead actors in the movie Bell Bottom. The movie was influenced by actual hijackings of Indian Airlines flights 423,405 and 421 in the 1980s by Khalistani terrorists who operated in the nation.
- Lahore Confidential
Lahore Confidential provided audiences with an intriguing insight into the world of spies and intelligence services. Ananya, a RAW agent dispatched on a top-secret assignment to Pakistan, served as the movie’s focal point of the movie. Problems come though when she develops feelings for a Pakistani man called Rauf. Several unexpected twists and disclosures were also brought about by the succession of events, which altered the story’s logic. You also get a lot of unexpected twists and revelations from this drama.
- Commando 3
The third part of the Commando series has incredible action scenes and a compelling narrative. Commando 3 starring Vidyut Jamwal, Adah Sharma and Angira Dhar in the lead is an action-driven chase of a wanted terrorist who’s avoided the clutches of the government even after several strikes. The film is notable for how it depicts the terrorist, Amit Sadh, and how his personal life is connected to the overall plot.
Spyder offers a very distinctive perspective on spy thrillers. Mahesh Babu’s character, Shiva, works for the Intelligence Bureau Office and uses software to eavesdrop on people’s calls and emails in order to check for any signs of distress. When the news of two terrible murders spreads, he tracks the victims’ last moments to see how they passed away. In the film, Shiva engages in a cat-and-mouse game while attempting to save the city from other heinous crimes. You’ll be on the edge of your seat throughout this dramatic drama.
- Naam Shabana
The special agent Shabana is the focus of the movie. Taapsee Pannu portrays the person in the role. She is initially rejected from the mission because her elders believe she is unable to complete it, but she is ultimately chosen for it after demonstrating her mettle. Pannu plays the role of a spy exceptionally well and receives praise for her work.