Updated with new poster
Making the jump from the small to the big screen is a risky move and one Spooks hopes will be a bold move or for Spooks: The Greater Good ? UK shows may have mixed history but X-Files, Mission Impossible, Star Trek and The Muppets have shown things can work watch new UK trailer…
Spooks has one advantage, it had a fanbase in USA (MI-5 there) and it was just as popular as it was on it’s long run on BBC. If your concerned will it transfer well to the big screen, this trailer might give you some faith as the tone and style looks like it’s straight out of the TV version.
In Spooks: The Greater Good When Harry Pearce(Peter Firth) mucks up a routine handover finds himself floating up the Thames ,why?It leaves former member and protege Will Holloway(Kit Harrington) to investigate has his old boss went rogue and foil a terrorist plot that’s happening at the same time.
Paranoia, explosive action Spooks: The Greater Good may fill that gap that left fans disappointed when it was cancelled, but if this is a box-office success could we be looking at a franchise?
Here is the official poster for Spooks: The Greater Good that bears more than a passing similarity to the Taken poster.
Spooks: The Greater Good arrives in UK & Irish Cinemas 8th May co-starring Jennifer Ehle, Elyes Gabel, David Harewood and Tim McInnerny .
When charismatic terrorist Adam Qasim (Elyes Gabel) escapes from MI5 custody during a high profile handover, the legendary Harry Pearce (Peter Firth), Head of Counter-terrorism, is blamed. Disgraced and forced to resign, no-one’s surprised when Harry disappears one night off a bridge into the Thames…
With MI5 on its knees in the wake of the Qasim debacle and facing controversial reform, former agent Will Holloway (Kit Harington) is brought back from Moscow to uncover the truth they feared – Harry’s still alive. He’s gone rogue, and needs Will’s help.
As Qasim prepares his devastating attack on the heart of MI5 in London, Will must decide whether to turn Harry in – or risk everything by trusting the damaged, dangerous master spy who has already betrayed him once before…