Your top 5 most rewatchable Bond movies?

(I did a search on this topic and found nothing.)

Not necessarily your favourite Bond movies, but what are the 5 Bond movies you frequently watch over and over again?

Mine are:

TB - the first epic Bond movie

TSWLM - this one has everything; the beautiful Bond girl, memorable Bond theme song, the cool villain's lair, the unforgettable villain's henchman, fantastic sets and the cool Bond car.

OP - I've always liked this one ever since I first saw it; excellent escapist entertainment

TND - entertaining action-packed movie

QOS - count me into the camp which likes this movie (I think the climax is one of the franchise's best)

Comments

  • The Red KindThe Red Kind EnglandPosts: 2,636MI6 Agent

    TWINE

    OP

    FEYO

    TMWTGG

    TB

    I seem to watch these more than others, not necessarily through choice, just because they may be on TV more, or just when I'm free to watch on TV. Probably these are watched more causally, as I tend to save my favourites (love them all, of course) and actual Top 5 (OHMSS, TSWLM, FRWL, CR, LALD) for special occasions and when the mood is right.

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  • MI6_HeadquartersMI6_Headquarters Posts: 37MI6 Agent
    edited June 13

    Mine:

    1. SPECTRE

    2. SkyFall

    3. The World Is Not Enough

    4. Octopussy

    5. Quantum of Solace

    As @The Red Kind said, they're not great but they have the most rewatchable factor for me.

    It's different from my actual Top Five, which consists of my personal favorites (SF, OHMSS, TWINE, FRWL and FYEO) though two of them (TWINE and SF) made it, these five films above again were just based on rewatchabilty, not my favorites, which is again, different.

    Ranking of Ian Fleming Novels/Books

    1. Moonraker 2. Casino Royale 3. From Russia With Love 4. Thunderball 5. You Only Live Twice 6. Dr. No 7. Diamonds Are Forever 8. Goldfinger 9. Live And Let Die 10. On Her Majesty's Secret Service 11. The Spy Who Loved Me 12. The Man With The Golden Gun

    Ranking the Short Stories:

    1. The Living Daylights 2. From A View To A Kill 3. For Your Eyes Only 4. The Hildebrand Rarity 5. Risico 6. Quantum Of Solace 7. Octopussy

  • AugustWalkerAugustWalker Posts: 832MI6 Agent

    1) Thunderball

    2) Octopussy

    3) Tomorrow Never Dies

    4) The World Is Not Enough

    5) Casino Royale

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  • Golrush007Golrush007 South AfricaPosts: 3,267Quartermasters

    These are the ones that I find myself returning to most frequently:

    Goldeneye - it's a childhood nostalgia fest for me, and every time I rewatch it I am impressed by the quality of the dialogue.

    The Living Daylights - Great performance by Dalton, and it really feels like a Bond film, which LTK doesn't always. Also possibly my favourite Bond soundtrack.

    Octopussy - I find all of the 80s film very rewatchable, and Octopussy in particular because of the locations, the charm of Moore, and his chemistry with Maud Adams.

    From Russia With Love - My overall favourite Bond film. The thing that makes it so rewatchable for me are three of the best supporting characters in the series: Kerim, Klebb and Grant. Also, I love anything on a train and Barry's music is particularly atmospheric.

    Live And Let Die - So 70s, so much fun. I love George Martin's score, and some of the action sequences are really memorable. Also, the humour. When I watch LALD, even the sillier characters like Mrs Bell and JW Pepper seem right at home in this film.


    Films that are unlucky to miss out on my list: Casino Royale, A View to a Kill, On Her Majesty's Secret Service.

  • caractacus pottscaractacus potts Orbital communicator, level 10Posts: 3,394MI6 Agent

    I dont think I have a "top five", theyre all pretty easy to watch one more time whenever I want, except...

    I intended to watch Craigs first four before the last film came out, and right up to the day I saw the movie I couldnt be bothered. Same when I finally got the dvd. It seemd I should because of the continuity, but every time I sat down to watch a movie there was always something else I preferred to use those two hours for. I want something fun and escapist, and theres still lots of vintage 60s spymania I havent got to yet that I generally enjoy more. whereas those Craigs just felt like homework I was avoiding.

  • Matt SMatt S Oh Cult Voodoo ShopPosts: 6,572MI6 Agent

    Mine are:

    OHMSS

    MR

    FYEO

    OP

    TLD

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  • Number24Number24 NorwayPosts: 19,992MI6 Agent

    Mine are:

    GE

    OHMSS

    TLD

    TSWLM

    CR

  • MI6_HeadquartersMI6_Headquarters Posts: 37MI6 Agent

    @Matt S and @Number24 those are great choices! 😊

    Ranking of Ian Fleming Novels/Books

    1. Moonraker 2. Casino Royale 3. From Russia With Love 4. Thunderball 5. You Only Live Twice 6. Dr. No 7. Diamonds Are Forever 8. Goldfinger 9. Live And Let Die 10. On Her Majesty's Secret Service 11. The Spy Who Loved Me 12. The Man With The Golden Gun

    Ranking the Short Stories:

    1. The Living Daylights 2. From A View To A Kill 3. For Your Eyes Only 4. The Hildebrand Rarity 5. Risico 6. Quantum Of Solace 7. Octopussy

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