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1983 James Bond Movie starring Roger Moore

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  • Mar 10, 2011
Convuluted and overly complicated film has a clearly past his prime Roger Moore as Bond battling Russians, smugglers and philanthropists from setting off an atomic bomb. Wavers too much in between the serious and silly tones.
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review by . March 11, 2011
posted in Bond, James Bond
Bond's little airplane could be the cause for the mood whiplash.
It's taken me a while to want to write this review since out of all the Bond movies, this one is the one I've seen the least.  Oh sure there are worse Bond movies that I've seen more then this one and Octopussy does have a nice final act but the rest of the movie leaves a little to be desired.      Bond's newest assignment comes in the form of counterfeit Fabrage Eggs that are showing up on the market.  In connection is Prince Kamal Kahn who operates …
review by . October 10, 2010
posted in Bond, James Bond
1983 'Octopussy' Seiko G757 Sports 100 Homing Device/Hidden Microphone
Ever since I was a young boy I have always been enamored by fine watches.  So, ever since I was a kid, one of the alluring elements of Bond movies for me was to observe which types of watches were being used, especially by Bond.  As I matured I found that I share many of Bond’s predilections for enjoying the “finest” things life has to offer.  I think a fine watch is part of the character makeup for depicting Bond as a suave and “smooth operator.”  …
review by . October 10, 2010
posted in Bond, James Bond
1983
Ever since I was a young boy I have always been enamored by fine watches.  So, ever since I was a kid, one of the alluring elements of Bond movies for me was to observe which types of watches were being used, especially by Bond.  As I matured I found that I share many of Bond’s predilections for enjoying the “finest” things life has to offer.  I think a fine watch is part of the character makeup for depicting Bond as a suave and “smooth operator.”  …
review by . October 10, 2010
posted in Bond, James Bond
1983
Ever since I was a young boy I have always been enamored by fine watches.  So, ever since I was a kid, one of the alluring elements of Bond movies for me was to observe which types of watches were being used, especially by Bond.  As I matured I found that I share many of Bond’s predilections for enjoying the “finest” things life has to offer.  I think a fine watch is part of the character makeup for depicting Bond as a suave and “smooth operator.”  …
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Octopussy (1983) is the thirteenth spy film in the James Bond series, and the sixth to star Roger Moore as the fictional MI6 agent James Bond. The film's title is taken from Ian Fleming's 1966 short story Octopussy and The Living Daylights. However, the film's story is original and the short story is narrated as a flashback by the main Bond girl Octopussy. In the film, Bond is assigned the task of following a general who is stealing jewels and relics from the Russian government. This leads him to a wealthy Afghan prince, Kamal Khan, and his associate, Octopussy. Bond uncovers a plot to force disarmament in Europe with the use of a nuclear weapon.

Produced by Albert R. Broccoli and Michael G. Wilson, Octopussy was released in the same year as the non-EON Bond film Never Say Never Again. Written by George MacDonald Fraser, Richard Maibaum, and Michael G. Wilson, the film was directed by John Glen.

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Genre: Action, Adventure
Release Date: June 10, 1983
Runtime: 131 minutes
Studio: United Artists
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