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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12
Cast
Pierce Brosnan
Famke Janssen
Judi Dench
Sean Bean
Directors
Martin Campbell
Screenwriters
Jeffrey Caine
Running Time
130 minutes

Goldeneye
The best Bond movie since On Her Majesty's Secret Service


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Plot
James Bond (Brosnan) is sent to a Russia that is still feeling the effects of the Soviet breakup to investiagte the theft of Goldeneye - a pulse emitting, jamming device that orbits the earth. Running into danger, chases and girls, he finds that the real villain is someone much closer to home.


Verdict
This is the best bond movie since On Her Majesty's Secret Service. On the evidence of Goldeneye, the shaken-not-stirred secret agent can more than hold his own against True Lies, the Die Hard series, Under Siege or any of the other action hero franchises.


Reviewed by Kim Newman

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