They're slick, they're sexy, they're dangerous, and they couldn't be further from the actual reality. Of course, I'm talking about spies.
Cinematic history has been filled with all types of spies, agents and assassins: there's the old school quip-spouting womanizing sort, the Cold War carcinogenic chain-smoking sort, the modern super-soldier emotionless ass-kicking sort, and of course the sexy Russian female sort.
All of these guys get a mention in a new Cineplex Movies supercut showing cinema's rich tapestry of international intelligence agents. Check it out below:
Has that got you in the mood for some more espionage? Well, Matthew Vaughn's Kingman: The Secret Service is due arrive in theaters on 13 February, while Bond will return in Spectre on November 6, 2015.