Thunderball

Movie Musings: Thunderball

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Then I fuck off back to London on my jetpack; that’s how I roll.¬†

My Bond watching continues, so let’s get with the snarky viewer thoughts. The following are my musings while watching¬†Thunderball, which is one of those films I’ve never really clicked with. It was a Bond film that I didn’t get to see very much when I was a kid, because video shops in Orange didn’t seem to stock it.

Watching it as an adult? A different interpretation, I suspect. There’s some nods towards seriousness at times, but not enough to overcome that turgid undersea battle at the end.

I still dig the jetpack, though, even if Bond’s StackHat is a bit ropey.

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