Timothy Dalton as James Bond. Cold and Cool. Giving the series a fresh injection into the modern era. As expected, the opening is fantastic with a new edge as Dalton(and other 00 Agents) parachute onto a island training-course, where an assassin is actually murdering agents. Bond epically jumps on-top of the assassin's stolen jeep and is clinging to the vehicle as they descend down a steep mountain road. Per usual you receive a plethora of beautiful Bond women(including a new…
One of the best Bond opening songs and montages of the series!
A View to a Kill is often judged by Moore as thought as being too old to play as Bond. Even just a couple years earlier in Octopussy (1983), Moore was still fit as a fiddle and still more comfortable in the role than his first two Bond outings. Here the lines on his face show more, but I don't think he's out of his element quite yet.…
Second flick in the Veterans Day Double Feature!
Overlord was something less over the top and tongue in cheek than I expected. In fact, is played pretty straight as a WWII for the first half an hour. Then you have the opening, a spot on intense airplane ride of death. Some lulls throughout here and there and a bit longer than should be, but overall a pretty fun movie. Mutated Nazi's and American Troops kicking monster ass in a slightly camp Horror feature go together like bread and butter. Thankfully there's enough pus and flamethrowers to go around.