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The tragic end to James Bond's last mission?courtesy of Ernst Stavro Blofeld?has left 007 a broken man and of little use to the British Secret Service. At his wit's end, M decides that the only way to snap his best agent out of his torpor is to send him on an impossible diplomatic mission to Japan. Bond's contact there is the formidable Japanese spymaster Tiger Tanaka, who agrees to do business with the West if Bond will assassinate one of his enemies: a mysterious Swiss botanist named Dr.
From the opening bomb blast outside a steamy nightclub to a last-minute escape from the president's personal jet, James Bond's third screen adventure is an exhilarating, pulse-pounding thrill ride! Sean Connery returns as Agent 007 and faces off with a maniacal villain bent on destroying all the gold in Fort Knox - and obliterating the world economy! "Goldfinger" is "the best.
From humble beginnings as a milkman and coffin-polisher to one of the world's biggest box-office names, Sean Connery is one of Hollywood's all-time greatest success stories. The star of nearly 80 films, Connery is perhaps still best known for his seven performances as James Bond. Indeed, for many movie fans Connery's 007 is unsurpassed to this day. But how did this working-class Scot come to embody the quintessentially English agent? This definitive biography reveals Connery's early successes and failures-both personal and professional-and looks at the little-known life behind the cameras.
Jack Flowers (Ben Gazzara, "Husbands," "Road House") is a street savvy American living in Singapore. And like all Americans, Jack has a dream. to open the best whorehouse in Singapore. Of course a whorehouse doesn't come easy. It takes a lot of moves and a lot of hustle. But as Jack always says "People make love for so many crazy reasons. why shouldn't money be one of them"? Two of the film's best features are the terrific cinematography by the great Robby Muller ("Breaking the Waves") and the top-notch cast that includes Denholm Elliott ("Raiders of the Lost Ark"), Joss Ackland ("The Sicilian") and "James Bond, 007" George Lazenby ("On Her Majesty's Secret Service").
Published posthumously, this book is an anthology of three novellas featuring the world's best-known secret agent, James Bond. In the first story, Å Octopussy, the legendary 007 is sent to Jamaica to deal with a rather odd Englishman. Major Dexter Smythe is a proper fellow living in the lap of luxury, but his fondness for eight-legged creatures has resulted in a dangerous experiment that will put Bond in a precarious position.