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Thunderball (1965)
IMDb Rating 6.9
Front Cover Actor Back Cover
Sean Connery James Bond
Claudine Auger Domino Derval
Adolfo Celi Emilio Largo
Luciana Paluzzi Fiona Volpe
Rick van Nutter Felix Leiter
Bernard Lee M
Martine Beswicke Paula Caplan
Guy Doleman Count Lippe
Molly Peters Patricia Fearing
Desmond Llewelyn Q
Adulfo Celi
Rik Van Nutter Felix Leiter
Martine Beswick Paula Caplan
Plot
Thunderball finds James Bond matching wits with the sinister espionage organization S.P.E.C.T.R.E, (which stands for Special Executive for Counter-Terrorism, Revenge and Extortion). This time, SPECTRE hijacks a NATO nuclear bomber, hiding the bombs under the ocean depths and threatening to detonate the weapons unless a ransom of 100,000,000 pounds is paid. The mastermind behind this scheme is international business executive Emilio Largo ( Adolfo Celi ), who maintains a pool full of sharks for the purpose of eliminating enemies and those henchmen who fail to come up to standard. Dispatched to the Bahamas, lucky Mr. Bond enjoys the attentions of three nubile ladies: Largo's mistress Domino Derval ( Claudine Auger ), British spy Paula Caplan ( Martine Beswick , previously seen as a gypsy girl in the 1962 Bond epic From Russia With Love ) and enemy agent Fiona Volpe ( Luciana Paluzzi ). — Hal Erickson
Movie Details
Genre Action; Adventure
Director Terence Young
Producer Albert R. Broccoli; Harry Saltzman; Kevin McClory
Writer Richard Maibaum; Kevin McClory; Jack Whittingham
Studio United Artists
Country USA
Language English
Audience Rating PG
Running Time 125 mins
Movie Release Date 12/29/1965
Color Color
Personal Details
Format DVD
Seen It Yes
Index 224
Collection Status In Collection
Purchase Date 3/27/2004
Product Details
Edition Special Edition
Region Region 1
Screen Ratio Widescreen 2.35:1 Color (Anamorphic)
Layers Single Side, Single Layer
UPC (Barcode) 027616785725
Chapters 52
Release Date 10/19/1999
Subtitles English; French
Packaging Keep Case
Audio Tracks ENGLISH: Dolby Digital 5.1 [CC]
FRENCH: Dolby Digital Mono
Nr of Disks/Tapes 1
Extra Features
Audio Commentary, Featuring Director Terence Young
Second Audio Commentary By The Cast And Crew
The Making Of Thunderball Documentary
The Thunderball Phenomenon Documentary
Behind-The-Scenes Still Gallery Featuring Over 150 Images
"Inside Thunderball" Featurette
Collectible "Making-Of" Booklet
Original Theatrical Trailers, Television And Radio Spots
Links
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