PG | | Action, Adventure, Thriller
A fake Fabergé egg, and a fellow Agent's death, lead James Bond to uncover an international jewel-smuggling operation, headed by the mysterious Octopussy, being used to disguise a nuclear attack on N.A.T.O. forces.
The first acting role for Vijay Amritraj, a professional tennis player attempting to transition into an acting career. Parts of his role as Vijay involved inside jokes relating to his tennis career.
You didn't tell me there was going to be this much security.
Bianca: They moved the flight up to this afternoon.
James Bond: Well, we're going to have to go ahead as planned anyway.
James Bond: Toro. Sounds like a load of bull.
You can just about make out that the cars driving over a bridge in the railway scene are driving on the left, not the right.
Unlike all previous and subsequent Bond films, the credits begin with "United Artists Present." The next title card is still the traditional "Albert R. Broccoli Presents."
ABC cut 30 seconds from this film for its 1986 network television premiere.
English, Russian, German, Spanish, Hindi
$8,902,564 12 June 1983