Moonraker (1979)

PG   |    |  Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi


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James Bond investigates the mid-air theft of a space shuttle, and discovers a plot to commit global genocide.

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  • Roger Moore and Corinne Cléry in Moonraker (1979)
  • Lois Chiles in Moonraker (1979)
  • Roger Moore in Moonraker (1979)
  • Moonraker (1979)
  • Lois Chiles in Moonraker (1979)
  • Roger Moore and Lois Chiles in Moonraker (1979)

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Director:

Lewis Gilbert

Writer:

Christopher Wood (screenplay)

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Trivia

Classical music heard in the film includes Frédéric Chopin's Prelude no. 15 in D-flat major (op. 28), "Raindrop") heard when Drax is playing the piano ; Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky's Romeo and Juliet Overture is heard when Jaws meets Dolly, while "Tritsch-Tratsch-Polka" by Johann Strauss is heard during ... ...


Quotes

Captain: How are we doing, Richard?
RAF Officer: We should pass over the English coast 15 minutes ahead of time, sir.
Captain: Wow! With this load on our back, that's good going.
RAF Officer: Just trust the RAF, sir.


Goofs

Chang watches Bond leave the room in which Bond finds the safe. When Bond walks away from the room, we see Chang's rear profile standing up, in the next shot he's back crouching in the corner again.


Crazy Credits

THE END of "MOONRAKER" James Bond will return in "FOR YOUR EYES ONLY"


Alternate Versions

The end credits differ slightly between various prints. To tell some apart, for example, on the Blu-ray edition large Panavision and Dolby Stereo credits fade in on their own after the cast list (and the 5th row of names is too far to the right so Serge Douy becomes Serge Dou), whereas on older DVD, laserdisc, and VHS releases the crawl is more simplified with small Panavision and Dolby credits that move along with the rest (and enough room for Serge Douy's name). It is possible that the latter was recreated quickly to fix the name problem. Both versions have slightly different timing to the appearance of the different components (filming locations, crawl, The End and For Your Eyes Only teaser).


Soundtracks

Raindrop Prelude (Opus 28, No. 15 in D flat Major)
(uncredited)
by
Frédéric Chopin

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Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi | Thriller

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