Syriana

By Debbie Elicksen. Syriana (2005) was written by Robert Baer and Stephen Gaghan, who also directed the movie. Not always easy to follow the plot line if you are not Continue Reading →

State of Play

By Debbie Elicksen. State of Play (2009) mixes politics, military contracts, gumshoe reporting, and murder into a delightful thriller written by Matthew Michael Carnahan, Tony Gilroy, Billy Ray and directed by Continue Reading →

Olympus Has Fallen

By Debbie Elicksen. Olympus Has Fallen (2013) is a scary political fiction because it could almost be too close to the truth if the wrong person gets elected and hires the Continue Reading →

Blackhat

By Debbie Elicksen. Blackhat is a cyber-thriller that takes you on a wild ride into identifying and bringing a notorious hacker to justice. In the Collector’s Edition players can also Continue Reading →

The Assignment

By Debbie Elicksen The Assignment (1997) is based on the true story of the hunt for the notorious Venezuelan-born terrorist Ilich Ramírez Sánchez, otherwise known as Carlos the Jackal. Christian Duguay does Continue Reading →

The International

By Debbie Elicksen. The International is a 2009 spy drama written by Eric Warren Singer and directed by Tom Tykwer. The Limited Edition Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 PlayStation®4 Continue Reading →

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

By Debbie Elicksen. John Le Carré, Peter Straughan, and Bridget O’Connor crafted a perfect espionage drama centered around the Cold War era. Even without the star-studded cast, the Tomas Alfredson-directed Continue Reading →

Closed Circuit

  By Debbie Elicksen. Closed Circuit (2013) is a political spy drama written by Steven Knight and grabs you right from the start, despite its mixed reviews. John Crowley directs this story, Continue Reading →

Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit

  By Debbie Elicksen Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit is a Paramount Pictures and Sundance Productions film (2014) based on the Tom Clancy novel. The script was written by Tony Peckman, Continue Reading →