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FILM DETAILS
Certificate PG
Cast
Sean Connery
Honor Blackman
Gert Frobe
Shirley Eaton
Directors
Guy Hamilton
Screenwriters
Richard Maibaum
Running Time
112 minutes

Goldfinger
Goldfinger truly embodies the smouldering escapist genius of the 007 movies, with Sir Sean on top.. form.


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Plot
Auric Goldfinger has a conniving plan (Operation Grand Slam) to radiate Fort Knox's gold supplies, thus sending the value of his own gold reserves through the roof. Agent 007 - James Bond (Connery) is despatched to investigate and neutralize the situation, but it's not going to be easy with hired muscle the likes of rotund oriental assassin Oddjob (Skata) and Pussy Galore (Blackman) in his way.


Verdict
Perfection. Farty critics may scoff, but Goldfinger should take its place among the greats.


Reviewed by Ian Nathan

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