Top 10 James Bond Movies

It remains to be seen how well Daniel Craig will be received in "Casino Royale," but with the movie?s premiere only weeks away, this is a good time to look back on the best of 007?s adventures to date.

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21 Diamonds Are Forever (1971)

It's more lighthearted and does not take itself as seriously as Connery's other films, but it is a lot of fun and still far superior to most of the Roger Moore movies that followed it. - ronpanarotti

One has to be a really big connery fanboy to say that diamonds are forever was better than the moore era, when diamonds was every bit as ludicrous (and it had an actor, which at that point, who was even less invested in the role) - marmalade_skies

I thought it was kind of good. I mean, it WAS kind of silly that he "killed" Blofeld in the first act when we should have known that 'Blofeld can't go out like that! ', but other than that, I thought it was kind of good.

No where near as good as other bonds such as you only live twice, or on her majestys secret service, but this is still a stellar movie with great action. This deserves way more credit. I would actually not put this in top 5 bonds, but definitely top 10!

Should be higer, definitely above roger moore - randomaccount

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22 The World Is Not Enough (1999)

Brilliant action movie, and it has the best James Bond actor in it- Pierce Brosnan. Good storyline

Brilliant screen play. Awesome story and breath taking stunts good plot

This has to be at least number 13 on this list. It's a very interesting one. I found the second half interesting but needs to be better least it has an awesome theme song

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23 Die Another Day (2002)

The reason why I loved the Die Another Day James Bond film is because it has the best James Bond actor and there's the best actress Halley Berry so it's nearly the best James Bond " FILM"

Awesome movie with tons of action and girls. Just what you expect from a James Bond movie. Pierce Brosnan is the best james bond.

This movie is really good it's a little over the top but it is good great action not the best but it is good maybe a least between 11 and 17 spot

My favorite so far - EliHbk

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24 Spectre

One of my personal favorites. The humor, the locations, the girls, it has everything a Bond fan could dream of. I am not sure why it received such low reviews. The origin story of Blofeld was wonderful in my opinion.

Hang on, isn't this higher up on the list? - Frouze

We already had this on the list!

Great bond film.

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25 Live and Let Die

This was also on the list, too! What gives?

26 Die Another Day

Awesome Movie! - supernerd101

27 Never Say Never Again (1983)

Underrated! Loved this movie! It's not perfect obviously, but definitely very enjoyable.

The worst Bond film. The directing, atmosphere and sound don't come anywhere near close to the EON films despite having a BIGGER budget than the Moore films. - marmalade_skies

If your gonna copy a bond film, go for a good one like you only live twice

I'm confused! Didn't this movie and octupussy come out the same year? We're they working on these two films the same time? If someone could answer to this comment it would greatly be appreciated.

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28 Quantum of Solace (2008)

Simply one of the greatest though incredibly underrated. Terrific and brilliantly crafted sequences and great performances throughout. The soundtrack and cinematography are excellent as well. Bond is at his grittiest here relying more on his wits and physical strength rather than the plentiful gadgets. Brutal, smart and super entertaining. It has become a favorite.

What destroys Quantum Of Solace for me is not the script, just the execution. I mean, the set pieces for MI6 are bland
And ugly and dull, the editing makes each shot last no more than six frames because the camera is constantly moving
Around, the title cards are tacky and unnecessary, but if you skip all of that, it's actually not that bad.
I think Greene's motive of creating a drought in Bolivia and boosting the prices of water supplies is very creative,
And sure, it's not as creative as some of the other storylines in Bond films, but it just does well for this Bond film.

As a follow up to what people consider the best of the films (Casino Royale 2006), I can see why people hate it, but it's not that bad a film. Interesting story, great action and enjoyable till the end, this is one of the underrated flicks of the series' history.


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29 Casino Royale (1954)

This is a classic. More true to the book than the 2006 version, I think that Peter Lorre does the best bond villain apart from Donald Pleasence as Blofeld - SuperheroSith

This doesn't count because it's a T.V. episode so you can't call it a Bond movie, or a movie for that matter.

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30 Casino Royale (1967)

I actually don't dislike this one. It's really chaotic and random. Considering that there's a dozen Bond movies with the same exact plot, it's refreshing to have total anarchy. - marmalade_skies

Why, Orson Welles, why! (Cringe)

Convoluted mess.

That pictur sums it up

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1. The World Is Not Enough (1999)
2. GoldenEye (1995)
3. Die Another Day (2002)
1. Casino Royale (2006)
2. Skyfall (2012)
3. Goldfinger (1964)
1. You Only Live Twice (1967)
2. Live and Let Die (1973)
3. Goldfinger (1964)

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