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Never Say Never Again (1983)

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A SPECTRE agent has stolen two American nuclear warheads, and James Bond must find their targets before they are detonated.

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Storyline

SPECTRE agents under the command of Ernst Blofeld infiltrate a US air force base situated in the UK and steal two Tomahawk cruise missiles. When NATO is held to ransom, the British reactive their "00" agents and send James Bond to recapture the warheads and kill Blofeld. Written by Dave Jenkins <david.jenkins@smallworld.co.uk>

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Release Date:

7 October 1983 (USA)  »

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$36,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$55,500,000 (USA)
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Trivia

Reportedly, Francis Ford Coppola made script contributions to the film. The movie's producer Jack Schwartzman was the husband of The Godfather (1972) star Talia Shire. The film's credits state that Shire acted as a Consultant to the Producer. She is also Francis Ford Coppola's sister. See more »

Goofs

The nuclear warheads fly very low and very loud, yet, nobody seems to notice them. See more »

Quotes

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Never Say Never Again
Music by Michel Legrand
Lyric by Alan Bergman & Marilyn Bergman
Sung by Lani Hall
Produced by Herb Alpert & Sergio Mendes (as Sergio Mendez)
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1 December 2005 | by (Croatia) – See all my reviews

Not as bad as some people say...This is a unofficial Bond movie and a remake of "Thunderball", written by Kevin McClory (co- producer in "Thunderball"). Well, the cast is very very interesting, Maria Brandauer is a great Bond- villain, Kim Basinger and Barbara Carrera are just like the "original" Bond- girls, plus Rowan Atkinson and a truly great Edward Fox, who looks really refreshing in the "M" role. In fact, the whole movie is refreshing and gives some new impulses. Sean Connery does it once more confident and charming, except that he looks a little bit too old. But alright, he is the original Bond and it was great to see him once more in this role. The locations are also typical- Bahamas, France, etc. The only thing that really fails is the music score, the song "Never say never again" is O.K., but the theme song is just missing. All in one, a nice try to make a difference from the comic and silly Roger Moore movies like "Moonraker". Only if there was another story, "Thunderball" was a excellent movie and really did not needed a remake


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