(Harry Hart aka Galahad), Taron Egerton (Eggsy), Samuel L Jackson (Richmond
Valentine), Mark Strong (Merlin), Michael Caine (Arthur aka Chester King),
Sophie Cookson (Roxy), Sofia Boutella (Gazelle)
Service by Mark Millar, Dave Gibbons
Jon Harris, Conrad Buff IV
Company: Marv Films, Cloudy Productions
Secret Service, a film by Matthew
Vaughn (Layer Cake, Kick Ass, X-Men First Class fame), is a Spy Action film and
based upon the acclaimed comic book ‘The Secret Service’. It reflects upon the
story of a top-level secret spy organization Kingsman. Its existence is unknown
to the world. Matthew has made an engaging film. If you love action films, you
are going to enjoy the elaborate fight scenes, grand spy trickery and the fun
part incorporated in this movie. There are snazzy and frequently outrageous
gadgets, like the exploding pen, umbrella and shoe knife, the bulletproof
suits, and a villain who has a scheme to end the world for the benefit of
is in the Middle East, where a Kingsman secret agent Harry Hart aka Galahad (Colin
Firth) and his team is in a mission and one of the team member sacrifices his
own life so as to save the whole team. Harry personally meets the agent’s widow
and child, Eggsy and hands him over a medal which has a phone number. Harry conveys
that he can be contacted at the given phone number using a coded message.
move to 17 years later. James Arnold, a scientist is kidnapped by the assailants
working for internet billionaire Richmond Valentine. Harry’s team mate Lancelot
comes to rescue James Arnold but is killed by Valentine’s aide Gazelle, an assassin
with bladed prosthetic legs.
Egerton), now grown up to an unemployed young adult, lives with his mother,
half-sister kid, and abusive step father. He is eccentric and leading an aimless
life despite being intelligent and capable. He did not complete his training
for the Royal Marines. Eggsy when found himself in a trouble happens to contact
the number on the back of the medal and that is when Harry Hart comes to Eggsy
for his support. Harry convinces Eggsy to apply for vacancy created in Kingsman
in the wake of Lancelot’s death. After initial reluctance, Eggsy joins a group
of other candidates, who have to undergo various tests before qualifying to be “Lancelot”
under the supervision of Merlin, a senior Kingsman. Filtering of these
candidates is done by throwing various challenges in front of them.
challenge in front of Kingsman was the villain Richmond Valentine (Samuel L Jackson),
who believes that humanity is a virus and global warming is the fever. He
intends to exterminate people so as to stop this threat to the environment.
to execute his nasty plans and how Kingsman fights the same form the rest of
the story. Is Eggsy able to overcome all the challenges thrown in front of him
during training / screening? Is Eggsy able to join Kingsman finally? How Harry
mentors Eggsy? Who all forms the team to disrupt Valentine’s plans?