My Top 10 Favorite James Bond films

To me these Bond films really contain all the best action sequences, the coolest villains, and gadgets etc.
This is in no particular order.
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1.
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
“ Probably the most standout Bond film. The first to feature Bond's most deadly vehicle, the Aston Martin DB5. ” - smjblessing
 
2.
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
“ James Bond heads to Japan to try and battle his undefeated antagonist, Blofeld. This probably has some of the coolest action sequences out of all the Bond films featuring great fist fights, helicopter chases, car chases etc. ” - smjblessing
 
3.
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
“ Even though this Bond film and the actor who portrays Bond (George Lazenby) isn't one of the most popular ones, it sure is one of the best. This has some of the most mind blowing action scenes in the entire series and definitely shouldn't be left out of any Bond fan's Top 5 ! ” - smjblessing
 
4.
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 first James Bond film to feature Roger Moore who gave his performance of James, as a relaxed witty intellect. Live And Let Die not only has probably the best Bond soundtrack (George Martin), but also contains a great formula like no other, Bond vs. Voodoo. This has a great fusion of the James Bond style mixed in with the then popular 'blaxplotation' films of the period. ” - smjblessing
 
5.
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
“ After the current success of Bruce Lee's Enter The Dragon (1973), it was now James Bond's turn to dabble into the current martial arts craze with one of the best Bond villains of all time, Scaramanga (Christopher Lee). Contains one of the best car stunts in cinema. ” - smjblessing
 
6.
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
“ Labeled as Bond fans favorite Roger Moore film, The Spy Who Loved Me, carries on in a high-speed trail of action with a cast of even cooler villains such as Jaws (Richard Kiel). Next to the car stunt in Man With The Golden Gun, this has one of the coolest car chases in Bond cinema. ” - smjblessing
 
7.
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 only James Bond film next to Live and Let Die where Bond battles drug dealers. Here, however, it is more open since this is the first Bond receive a PG-13 rating. Aside from this distinction, this is also Timothy Dalton's second and last appearance as Bond. Next to Daniel Craig's portrayal, Timothy Dalton captures more of Ian Fleming's original character of James Bond being a rough and ruthless spy set in a more 'real world' situation. ” - smjblessing
 
8.
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
“ After the slush put on throughout the 90s by Pierce Brosnon, Daniel Craig puts the punch back into the Bond saga with this stellar version of Casino Royale (previously made into a comedy adaptation by Peter Selllers back in 1967). Like Timothy Dalton, Craig portrays Bond as a no b.s secret agent who's out to stop the villains at any cost. ” - smjblessing
 
9.
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
“ I had trouble of deciding between all the Sean Connery Bond films since all of his prove to be good. But I decided to stick with this high-tailed adventure where some of the KGB's top assassins are out to kill 007. For some reason this one reminds me kind of Alfred Hitchcock's North By Northwest. ” - smjblessing
 
10.
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
“ I had trouble deciding the final one, but I chose Moonraker to be in the Top 10. Now I know there is a lot of comedy elements in this one, but besides those brief moments of stupidity, this 007 has some of the best action sequences in all of the Bond films. From a heart-pounding sky dive fight, to a boat chase in Venice, to an insane fight on a Tram ride, and to top it off with James Bond battling it out in space with laser guns.... oh yeah ! I think what makes this Bond film so rich in story is that this is probably the only one to really go far out in 'crazy' situations and to really play with the fantasy elements of the Bond series. Originally after this film's predecessor, The Spy Who Loved Me, they were going to make For You Eyes Only, however probably due to the success of Star Wars a few years prior they decided to release a 007 outer space film for better box office success. ” - smjblessing