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Colin Firth Mentors Young Spy Recruit in 'The Secret Service' Trailer

May 21, 2014 (8:22 am) GMT
The 'Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy' star channels a suave, sophisticated gentlemen-agent type in the 007 mold.

is a spy agent in a James Bond-like movie "". A secret underground basecamp, an array of high-tech gadgets and weapons, conspiracy, and wicked enemies are teased in the trailer packed with explosions.

The "" actor plays a mentor to an unrefined but promising street kid. He recruits the boy from the rough neighborhoods of London into an ultra-competitive training program just as a global threat emerges from a twisted tech genius.

Coming from Matthew Vaughn ("", ""), the movie adapted from Mark Millar's graphic novel of the same title is due October 24 in the United States. , , and join the cast ensemble.

"We missed all the spy movies we loved as kids, whether it was Bond or 'In Like Flint'. They had a sense of humor as well as being a thriller," the director told Entertainment Weekly. "With ['Kingsman'], we're subversing the spy movie genre as we know it."



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