Bond (Sean Connery), wearing a wet suit, breaks in to a building.
He removes his wet suit and has a white dinner jacket suit underneath.
He plants a time bomb and then goes to trendy bar.
goes to an apartment to find a woman in the bath. She gets out,
Bond kisses her hard. Bond is attacked by a man in a gray suit.
Bond throws him into filled bath and throws in an electric fan which
by Gert Fröbe) is a mad'n'bad guy who loves gold. His main
plan is to make all of Fort Knox's gold reserves radioactive in
an attempt to destabilize the world economy (yes, folks, these are
the days of the gold standard).
Goldfinger's sidekick, and general hard nut, Oddjob (Harold Sakata)
has a cast iron hat used to behead statues.
is gadgetted up with Astin Martin DB5 with modifications which include
an ejector seat, the ability to spray oil on the road, machine gun
fire and smoke bombs... All
needed to cope with the main threat Pussy Galore (Honor Blackman),
a 1960's 'independent woman' who is eventually won over by a sexy
hairy chested 1960's man.
our panel of critics thought
OddJob is short and solid but this is no disability to him kicking
some ass in the figurative sense, although in actuality his leg
could only get as high as most men's shins."
just a honk and a pip away and our hero never misses a chance to
chat up the ladies... aaah those were the days!"
had a car like that once, or at least it made that beeping noise
behind the dash board, never had a radar in it though."
chauvinism has never been bettered in a motion picture."
is a fine line between cool sexual banter and smarmy letchy yuckiness.
Thankfully our Bond pings from extreme to extreme without so much
as a comb of his thick creamy-lush hair (toupee boy!)"
tell me the ending or plot overview if necessary
is sucked out of an airplane after firing a gun in an attempt to
kill our boy Bond. Luckily, our girl, Pussy Galore, is flying the
plane at the time and manages to keep control of the decompressed
vehicle long enough for her and Bond to jump out with a parachute.
are some things that just aren't done, such as drinking Dom Perignon
'53 below the temperature of 38 degrees. It's almost as bad as listening
to the Beatles without ear muffs."
Aaarrrr!" - OddJob.
"Do you expect me to talk?" GF: "No, Mr Bond, I expect
you to die!"
by a number of people as the best Bond movie.
17 , 2002