Paizo Top Nav Branding
  • Hello, Guest! |
  • Sign In |
  • My Account |
  • Shopping Cart |
  • Help/FAQ
About Paizo Messageboards News Paizo Blog Help/FAQ
Pathfinder Roleplaying Game
Pathfinder Society

Pathfinder Beginner Box

Pathfinder Adventure Card Game

Pathfinder Comics

Pathfinder Legends

RPG Superstar 2015

Favorite James Bond movies?


Movies

Star Voter 2014

Pathfinder Adventure Path Subscriber

I saw Skyfall over the week-end, and really liked it. I've always been a bit of a Bond fan, and seeing it really rekindled my interest in the series.

I took my early-teenage kid to see it with me: It was her first Bond film. Since we both have the collector/completeist streak, I've added all 22 of the Bond DVDs to my Netflix queue, and we're going to watch them all over the next few months.

I've already seen all of the previous Bond films (with two exceptions: never seen The Living Daylights or Die Another Day). I haven't seen some of them since they were in theatres, and I saw most of the Connery-era films on commercial broadcast TV when I was a teenager.

My top five Bond movies would have to be...

1) Goldfinger
2) From Russia With Love
3) Skyfall
4) The Spy Who Loved Me
5) Casino Royale

I would imagine that I'll revise this list after I've watched them all again.

What are your favorite Bond flicks?

Grand Lodge

Pathfinder Battles Case Subscriber; Pathfinder Deluxe Comics Subscriber; Pathfinder Adventure Path Subscriber

Love Bond movies since my Dad took us to see Goldfinger. Yes. I am an old fart.

My picks would be:

1) Casino Royale - Daniel Craig makes a great Bond. Eva Green maybe my second favorite Bond girl. And it has my all time favorite Bond theme song, "You Know My Name."
It was gritty and smart. It may have one of the best Poker games on film since A Big Hand for the Little Lady.

2) Goldfinger - The best of the Sean Connery era, with maybe the best Bond villain of all, "No Mr. Bond. I expect you to die." And of course it has the classic Shirley Bassey theme song.

3) Skyfall - Its a good movie. Javier Bardem plays a very creepy villain. Lots of different things in this one that you don't see in the average Bond flick. Adele's theme song is a throw back to the Shirley Bassey style. There are also other things in this movie that is a "tip of the hat" to the early Bond movies.

4) On Her Majesty's Secret Service - This has my favorite Bond girl, Diana Rigg, the one that actually married Bond. Lazenby made a good Bond.

5) Thunderball - This was a good follow up to Goldfinger. Another great Shirley Bassey theme song, a hot Claudine Auger as Domino, and a classic underwater battle. What's not to like?

YMMV

Scarab Sages Dedicated Voter 2013, Dedicated Voter 2014

Pathfinder Deluxe Comics Subscriber; Pathfinder Adventure Path, Campaign Setting, Cards, Companion, Maps, Modules, Roleplaying Game, Tales Subscriber

I have yet to see Skyfall, so
1) Tie between 'From Russia with Love' and 'Casino Royale'
2) Goldfinger
3) Thunderball
4) Live and let Die
5) Goldeneye

Scarab Sages RPG Superstar 2008 Top 4; Contributor; Publisher, Legendary Games

Mazra wrote:
5) Thunderball - This was a good follow up to Goldfinger. Another great Shirley Bassey theme song, a hot Claudine Auger as Domino, and a classic underwater battle. What's not to like?

WTF? I think you mean TOM JONES!

My favorites (I have not seen Skyfall yet but will be going next week):

1. Goldfinger
2. You Only Live Twice
3. Casino Royale
4. Diamonds Are Forever
5. Die Another Day or maybe Live and Let Die

Grand Lodge

Pathfinder Battles Case Subscriber; Pathfinder Deluxe Comics Subscriber; Pathfinder Adventure Path Subscriber

Rough day!

You are so right. It was the Diamonds are Forever theme that was the other Shirley Bassey song. That was a great Bond flick too. However, Tom Jones Thunderball was great too.

Paizo / Messageboards / Paizo Community / Gamer Life / Movies / Favorite James Bond movies? All Messageboards

Want to post a reply? Sign in.

©2002–2014 Paizo Inc.®. Need help? Email customer.service@paizo.com or call 425-250-0800 during our business hours: Monday–Friday, 10 AM–5 PM Pacific Time. View our privacy policy. Paizo Inc., Paizo, the Paizo golem logo, Pathfinder, the Pathfinder logo, Pathfinder Society, GameMastery, and Planet Stories are registered trademarks of Paizo Inc., and Pathfinder Roleplaying Game, Pathfinder Campaign Setting, Pathfinder Adventure Path, Pathfinder Adventure Card Game, Pathfinder Player Companion, Pathfinder Modules, Pathfinder Tales, Pathfinder Battles, Pathfinder Online, PaizoCon, RPG Superstar, The Golem's Got It, Titanic Games, the Titanic logo, and the Planet Stories planet logo are trademarks of Paizo Inc. Dungeons & Dragons, Dragon, Dungeon, and Polyhedron are registered trademarks of Wizards of the Coast, Inc., a subsidiary of Hasbro, Inc., and have been used by Paizo Inc. under license. Most product names are trademarks owned or used under license by the companies that publish those products; use of such names without mention of trademark status should not be construed as a challenge to such status.