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Bond ranked

Since people have actually asked. Anecdotally my taste in these seems to be diametrically opposed to that of 95% of Bond fans. Keep in mind that I'm largely uncritical of them (like the top 15-ish here would get 3 1/2 stars or higher) and that I only consider the bottom two actively crappy (and I would and will still gladly watch either of those again too, pretty much whenever). I love them mostly for how different and the same they always are, the way their various plot beats and thematic and narrative ideas are reshuffled and recycled, and above all the technical craft (hence MOONRAKER, before you ask, a movie I'll defend till I die as a gorgeous analog achievement and a relentlessly entertaining bizarro artifact). SPECTRE (hopefully, probably) might get higher once I've seen it a couple more times, which without question I will.

  • From Russia with Love

    1

  • On Her Majesty's Secret Service

    2

  • You Only Live Twice

    3

  • The Living Daylights

    4

  • Moonraker

    5

  • Goldfinger

    6

  • Casino Royale

    7

  • Licence to Kill

    8

  • Skyfall

    9

  • The Spy Who Loved Me

    10

  • The World Is Not Enough

    11

  • Dr. No

    12

  • For Your Eyes Only

    13

  • Quantum of Solace

    14

  • Tomorrow Never Dies

    15

  • Octopussy

    16

  • GoldenEye

    17

  • A View to a Kill

    18

  • The Man with the Golden Gun

    19

  • Live and Let Die

    20

  • Thunderball

    21

  • Spectre

    22

  • Die Another Day

    23

  • Diamonds Are Forever

    24