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Quantum of Solace (2008)

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James Bond descends into mystery as he tries to stop a mysterious organization from eliminating a country's most valuable resource.

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Nominated for 2 BAFTA Film Awards. Another 4 wins & 30 nominations. See more awards »
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Storyline

Is there solace in revenge? Bond and "M" sniff a shadowy international network of power and corruption reaping billions. As Bond pursues the agents of an assassination attempt on "M," all roads lead to Dominic Greene, a world-renowned developer of green technology. Greene, a nasty piece of work, is intent on securing a barren area of Bolivia in exchange for assisting a strongman stage a coup there. The CIA looks the other way, and only Bond, with help from a retired spy and from a mysterious beauty, stands in Greene's way. "M" wonders if she can trust Bond, or if vengeance possesses him. Beyond that, can anyone drawn to Bond live to tell the tale? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and action, and some sexual content | See all certifications »

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14 November 2008 (USA)  »

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007 - Quantum of Solace  »

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2.39 : 1
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Trivia

Camille Montes had originally been planned to be the first recurring Bond Girl since Sylvia Trench, but never came to fruition and was dropped. See more »

Goofs

During the airplane chase scene, Camille takes off her headset and runs to the rear of the plane. She yells instructions to Bond who is still wearing his headset and he reacts even though there would be no way he'd be able to hear her. See more »

Quotes

James Bond: [First line] Its time to get out.
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Crazy Credits

James Bond will return See more »

Connections

Follows You Only Live Twice (1967) See more »

Soundtracks

Zanmi
Written by Nickenson Prudhomme and Marc Lubin
Performed by Nickenson Prudhomme
Courtesy of N&N Music Group, Inc.
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Unwatchable
12 March 2014 | by See all my reviews

I managed about ten minutes of this movie, and that was quite enough.

The editing makes it, for me, completely unwatchable. The cutting is more frenetic than any film I have ever seen before and after the first couple of minutes my brain had been battered into "please let me die" mode.

There really is nothing clever or innovative about such a pace: I suspect the editors were brought up on cut/cut/cut videos and imagine that this "technique" (being polite) makes a story exciting.

News for them: it doesn't in commercials, and it sure doesn't in a full length movie. Grow up and learn to make a story stand up for itself without this sort of activity.


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