R | | Action, Adventure, Comedy
A spy organization recruits an unrefined, but promising street kid into the agency's ultra-competitive training program, just as a global threat emerges from a twisted tech genius.
Matthew Vaughn told Colin Firth, for his performance and characterization of Harry Hart, to channel David Niven, rather than Roger Moore, the latter portraying James Bond in seven films, with Niven portraying Sir James Bond in the 1967 unofficial James Bond spy spoof Casino Royale (1967), with Niven also once ... ...
This is Zero One Alpha. We have secured Falcon. I say again, we have secured Falcon.
Harry Hart: By the time I count to ten, you will have told me exactly what I need to know. If not, the number ten will be the last thing you will ever hear.
Harry Hart: One. Two. Three.
Harry Hart: ...
There no longer is a KGB. It was replaced with the FSB, Federal Security Service of the Russian Federation (FSB from Russian). However, the filmmakers probably decided to use KGB, being a name audiences would be familiar with rather than the more obscure FSB.
The opening credits are formed by pieces of rubble that fall off of an Arabian compound during the opening scene. The title of the movie itself is formed by snowflakes in a snow globe.
English, Arabic, Swedish
£4,152,128 (UK) (1 February 2015)
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