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Big villain: Elliot Carver
The plan: To provoke Britain into attacking China, killing its leaders and ultimately leaving the sympathetic General Chang a free run at power.

Evil media mogul Rupert Mur... sorry, Elliot Carver wants to start a war between Britain and China to bring a friendly force to power and gain access to China’s lucrative TV market. To the untrained eye this may seem an unnecessarily complicated way of letting people in Shanghai watch Wigan vs. Stoke, but Carver is unfeasibly impressed with it. First he tells Michelle Yeoh about it, then he tells Bond, throwing in some Randolph Hearst quotes for good measure.

Giveaway speech: “I’m sending this missile into Beijing where General Chang has just called an emergency meeting of the Chinese high command. Unfortunately, General Chang will be delayed in traffic, arriving just after the missile has killed your leaders and too late to stop the airforce sinking the entire British fleet.”

What he should have done: Bought Google.

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Drax does not want to destroy the earth in a nuclear holocaust – which is pointed out later in THE SAME ARTICLE! More

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So "A view to a kill" is basically a remake of "Goldfinger"... More

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It is because the new Bond "is smart and has great plot and the vilains aren't silly" so they couldn't find such a moment in the new bond films... More

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orlov's plan in OP is similar to the plot of 'the fourth protocal' which stars pierce brosnan as the russian out to set off the bomb. More

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