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Movie Mark Millar's Kingsman 'The Secret Service' 2 - June 16, 2017

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  1. Frankie_b

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    Let me get this straight, a british MI6 agent takes a protege, probably a wild civilian, into the espionage world of flying cars and bomb assassinations and they call it "The Secret Service". It feels like a jumbled action mess.:confused:




    Which no doubt I will be watching ! Blow those bad guys up!
    KAAABOOOOOM! :D
     
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    Smooth operators: Colin Firth and Sir Michael Caine are pictured filming new spy movie The Secret Service
    By Rebecca Davison and Hanna Flint
    Colin Firth looked his usual dapper self when he was pictured filming scenes for new movie, The Secret Service, on Friday, but the star is playing a role which is quite out of character for him.

    The 53-year-old star plays highly-trained British spy, Jack London, who attempts to save his street smart nephew, played by Taron Egerton, from falling into a bad crowd by taking him under his wing.

    Colin was spotted chatting to some of the crew members between takes, and was later joined on set by Sir Michael Caine, who will be playing the head of the British spy agency.


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    Suits you: Colin Firth was spotted looking suave while filming The Secret Service on Friday

    The movie, currently being filmed in Surrey, has been adapted from Kick Ass creator Mark Millar and Watchmen artist Dave Gibbons' comic.


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    But this isn't the first non-Bond related British spy flick Colin has starred in, as he joined a stellar ensemble cast in Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy.

    Speaking of his latest fictional work, Millar said: 'Secret Service is the ramifications of [how] America is struggling on the world stage, funding is being seriously undercut to balance the books and some people are trying their best to take advantage of the fragile global situation.


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    Break-time: Colin chatted to the crew in between takes on the set in Surrey

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    It was how big? Firth gesticulates to members of the crew as he tries to make his point







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    Acting royalty: Colin was joined on set by fellow actor Sir Michael Caine

    'The hero and sidekick guys who lead the book are, I think, the best characters I've written.'

    But it doesn't look as though Colin makes it to the end of the movie, as scenes shot earlier this month show Samuel L. Jackson shooting him down.

    Jackson plays s******ing nemesis, The Villain, to Firth's Jack London, a spy who takes his nephew Gary under his wing to get him away from the trouble on his council estate.


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    Big boss: The actor will be playing the head of the British spy agency


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    Button up: Sir Michael Caine looked smart in grey as he chatted in between takes

    The role is a return to type for Jackson, who played another stone-hearted hitman, Jules, in Pulp Fiction.

    But the scene might not be all it seems, as the movie is based on a comic book series known for its fantastical plot twists.

    Lady Gaga is rumoured to be joining the cast-list, in a cameo role as well as David Beckham, Adele and Taylor Swift.













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    Action shot: Colin Firth and Samuel L Jackson film the final scenes of their latest movie 'The Secret Service' at a church in the south of England



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    No laughing matter: In the shocking final scenes of the Matthew Vaughn directed feature Firth's character 'Uncle Jack' gets shot in the face by Samuel L Jackson, who is pictured giggling

    Another actor excited to be involved is Edward Holcroft, friend of Douglas Booth and rising star who will be appearing in Vampire Academy with Modern Family's Sarah Hyland, Bond girl Olga Kurylenko and Joely Richardson.

    Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbi...y-movie-The-Secret-Service.html#ixzz2m4t3zf00
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    Spoiler spoiler spoilerSpoiler spoiler spoilerSpoiler spoiler spoilerSpoiler spoiler spoiler

    I'm getting tired of Samuel L Jackson
     
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    Looks tongue in cheek enough to be fun.
     
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    It's like what The Avengers (the one with sexy Ralph Fiennes and Uma Thurman) wanted to be, but didn't really understand how to do it.
     
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    Good call.
     
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    Poster. Neat, but it pales in comparison to the Transformers one from today.
     
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    Looks look it might be good.

    One complaint. I'm apparently the only person on earth who seems to have had enough of Sam Jackson.
     
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    Looks good to me
     
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    What Is Kingsman: The Secret Service? Find Out By Reading Issue 1 For Free...Legally

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    It's highly likely that you've already seen the trailer for Kingsman: The Secret Service, either online or in the cinema. If the trailer has really intrigued you, you'll probably want to get a better feel for it before it hits screens in October. But how can you do that? Easy, track down read the comics or collected issues. What? You don't want to part with your cash without knowing whether you'll like it? Well, you're in luck as the entire first issue is available, and has been since 2012, to read online via CBR.


    [​IMG]Click Image to view Issue 1 via CBR
    So, what did you think? Yeah, I know. Go and buy it! You may as well watch the trailer again for Kingsman: The Secret Service too. October isn't that long away.

     
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    Moved from Octy to Febs
     
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    At least it wasn't Juney.
     
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    This seems like fun
     
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    Saw the trailer during Gotham last night. I'm all in.
     
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    I like the concept, everything else looks awful. What's with Jackon's lisp?
     
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    From the trailer, he comments on the Kingsmen's accents so it could be dramatic irony.
     
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    I agree with myself, this DOES look fun!

     
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    Looks great. I'm so in.
     

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