Bond films, Best to Worst

A list showing my opinion of the best to worst James Bond films
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1.
Casino Royale (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Armed with a licence to kill, Secret Agent James Bond sets out on his first mission as 007 and must defeat a weapons dealer in a high stakes game of poker at Casino Royale, but things are not what they seem. (144 mins.)
Director: Martin Campbell
“ Not just the best Bond film, but one of the best action movies of all time. ” - epa76609
 
2.
GoldenEye (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
James Bond teams up with the lone survivor of a destroyed Russian research center to stop the hijacking of a nuclear space weapon by a fellow agent formerly believed to be dead. (130 mins.)
Director: Martin Campbell
“ The revival of the Bond series and is arguably the best Bond film ever made. Pierce Brosnans first film as James Bond. Sean Bean is brilliant as the villian ” - epa76609
 
3.
From Russia with Love (1963)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
James Bond willingly falls into an assassination ploy involving a naive Russian beauty in order to retrieve a Soviet encryption device that was stolen by SPECTRE. (115 mins.)
Director: Terence Young
“ Almost the perfect Bond film. Just absolutely brilliant ” - epa76609
 
4.
The World Is Not Enough (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
James Bond uncovers a nuclear plot when he protects an oil heiress from her former kidnapper, an international terrorist who can't feel pain. (128 mins.)
Director: Michael Apted
“ Good plot. One of the best villians. Good action. Hot girls. Has everything you could dream of in a Bond film ” - epa76609
 
5.
The Spy Who Loved Me (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
James Bond investigates the hijacking of British and Russian submarines carrying nuclear warheads with the help of a KGB agent whose lover he killed. (125 mins.)
Director: Lewis Gilbert
“ This Bond film is just full of action from start to finish. I might overrate it but it definatelly is Roger Moores best as Bond ” - epa76609
 
6.
Thunderball (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
James Bond heads to The Bahamas to recover two nuclear warheads stolen by SPECTRE agent Emilio Largo in an international extortion scheme. (130 mins.)
Director: Terence Young
“ Really good Bond film. The underwater fight scene at the end is really good considering it was made in the 60's. The plot is one of the best and the villians are the best ” - epa76609
 
7.
Goldfinger (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Investigating a gold magnate's smuggling, James Bond uncovers a plot to contaminate the Fort Knox gold reserve. (110 mins.)
Director: Guy Hamilton
“ Almost the perfect Bond film. The first 60 mins are thrilling but it falls away towards the end. No one will ever forget the name Pussy Galore ” - epa76609
 
8.
Licence to Kill (1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
James Bond goes rogue and sets off to unleash vengeance on a drug lord who tortured his best friend, a C.I.A. agent, and left him for dead and murdered his bride after he helped capture him. (133 mins.)
Director: John Glen
“ The Bond film that most people say almost killed the Bond series. And i have no idea how. People say that it just isnt a Bond film but i think that it almost has it all, some of the best action and one of the best villians makes this one of my favourite Bond films ” - epa76609
 
9.
Dr. No (1962)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A resourceful British government agent seeks answers in a case involving the disappearance of a colleague and the disruption of the American space program. (110 mins.)
Director: Terence Young
“ The first Bond film is still one of the best in my eyes. The only reason that Dr. No isnt in the top five is that the film making of the sixties clearly isnt as good as it is now. Im all for it to be remade ” - epa76609
 
10.
Live and Let Die (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
007 is sent to stop a diabolically brilliant heroin magnate armed with a complex organization and a reliable psychic tarot card reader. (121 mins.)
Director: Guy Hamilton
“ The voodoo aspect of this film prevents this Bond film from being in the top five ” - epa76609
 
11.
You Only Live Twice (1967)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Agent 007 and the Japanese secret service ninja force must find and stop the true culprit of a series of spacejackings before nuclear war is provoked. (117 mins.)
Director: Lewis Gilbert
“ The second most action packed Bond film of all time and one of my favourites since i was a kid ” - epa76609
 
12.
Quantum of Solace (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
James Bond descends into mystery as he tries to stop a mysterious organization from eliminating a country's most valuable resource. All the while, he still tries to seek revenge over the death of his love. (106 mins.)
Director: Marc Forster
“ The latest installation of the Bond series is harshly viewed by most critics and i can see why. The directing could have been better, especially the fighting scenes. But everything else is done well. If it counts it has the best Bond Sound Track of all time ” - epa76609
 
13.
Die Another Day (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
James Bond is sent to investigate the connection between a North Korean terrorist and a diamond mogul who is funding the development of an international space weapon. (133 mins.)
Director: Lee Tamahori
“ Cheesy plot and one of the worst villians of all time but the directing and the action are amazing. The best Bond car chase ever ” - epa76609
 
14.
Tomorrow Never Dies (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
James Bond heads to stop a media mogul's plan to induce war between China and the UK in order to obtain exclusive global media coverage. (119 mins.)
“ Like Die Another Day the only thing that saves this film from being one of the worst Bond films of all time is that it has absolutely breathtaking action. Everything else is cheesy. The worst Bond villian of all time and one of the worst ending of all time ” - epa76609
 
15.
The Living Daylights (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
James Bond is living on the edge to stop an evil arms dealer from starting another world war. Bond crosses all seven continents in order to stop the evil Whitaker and General Koskov. (130 mins.)
Director: John Glen
“ Good film and plot but i dont like Timothy Dalton as Bond. He is too boyish for the role in my eyes ” - epa76609
 
16.
Never Say Never Again (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A SPECTRE agent has stolen two American nuclear warheads, and James Bond must find their targets before they are detonated. (134 mins.)
Director: Irvin Kershner
“ I know its not officially a James Bond film but i put it on here anyway. Pretty much a remake of Thunderball and Sean Connery (even though he way too old in this movie) proves why he is still the best Bond of all time ” - epa76609
 
17.
For Your Eyes Only (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Agent 007 is assigned to hunt for a lost British encryption device and prevent it from falling into enemy hands. (127 mins.)
Director: John Glen
“ One of Roger Moores best films as Bond. Good car chase and some good action. This is a step above the rest of the Bond films below ” - epa76609
 
18.
The Man with the Golden Gun (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
James Bond is led to believe that he is targeted by the world's most expensive assassin while he attempts to recover sensitive solar cell technology that is being sold to the highest bidder. (125 mins.)
Director: Guy Hamilton
“ One of my favourites but it just isnt a good movie. ” - epa76609
 
19.
Octopussy (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A fake Fabergé egg and a fellow agent's death lead James Bond to uncover an international jewel-smuggling operation, headed by the mysterious Octopussy, being used to disguise a nuclear attack on N.A.T.O. forces. (131 mins.)
Director: John Glen
“ This is when the Bond films really start to get silly. The plot is bad and Roger Moore is just too old ” - epa76609
 
20.
A View to a Kill (1985)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
An investigation of a horse-racing scam leads 007 to a mad industrialist who plans to create a worldwide microchip monopoly by destroying California's Silicon Valley. (131 mins.)
Director: John Glen
“ Once again Roger Moore is too old to be Bond in this film. Bad plot and a bad ending. I really dont like Christopher Walken as the villian or as an actor. The highlight of this Bond film is that Dolph Lundgren is actually in it . . . for about 3 seconds ” - epa76609
 
21.
Moonraker (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
James Bond investigates the mid-air theft of a space shuttle and discovers a plot to commit global genocide. (126 mins.)
Director: Lewis Gilbert
“ Moonraker had the potential to be the worst Bond film or the best Bond film. It started well but as soon as Bond leaves Venice Moonraker goes from good to okay to bad to disaster. I mean come on Jaws getting a girlfriend and then becoming a good guy?? What the hell was everybody thinking! ” - epa76609
 
22.
On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
James Bond woos a mob boss's daughter and goes undercover to uncover the true reason for Blofeld's allergy research in the Swiss Alps that involves beautiful women from around the world. (142 mins.)
Director: Peter Hunt
“ Could have been the best Bond film of all time. Diana Rigg is arguably the "hottest" Bond girl of all time and George Lazenby is the closest to the real bond as anyone else but the directing and the editing of this movie lets it down so much that i cant stand it. ” - epa76609
 
23.
Diamonds Are Forever (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A diamond smuggling investigation leads James Bond to Las Vegas, where he uncovers an evil plot involving a rich business tycoon. (120 mins.)
Director: Guy Hamilton
“ most people regard Diamonds are forever as the worst bond film of all time and i have to agree with them. Sean Connery was brilliant as Bond as always but everything else was just . . . bad. One of the worst villians, one of the worst Bond Girls, the worst ending to a Bond film, it has to be the worst Bond film ” - epa76609