PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Thriller
James Bond is sent to investigate the connection between a North Korean terrorist and a diamond mogul, who is funding the development of an international space weapon.
The locations depicted in the film (North Korea, Cuba, and the Hong Kong SAR Region of China) are the remaining vestiges of Communism. The Hong Kong setting featured a Chinese Agent from the People's External Security Force (which was first seen in ... ...
Mr. Van Bierk:
Look, what is this? I'm supposed to...
Colonel Moon disappears the day Bond is captured and is presumed dead. Bond spent fourteen months in captivity and perhaps one month in the medical suite in M's remote headquarter. In that time, Moon has completed the gene therapy to transform into Gustav Graves, establish himself as a billionaire philanthropist, and get honored for his services with a knighthood. Generally civilians are honored with the Order of the British Empire, which has several levels and a knighthood is rarely offered until after decades of service. For example, Roger Moore received a Commander of the British Empire in 1999 after a decade of working prominently with UNICEF; he received the Knighthood four years later.
JAMES BOND WILL RETURN
English, Korean, Cantonese, Spanish, German, Icelandic, Italian, Arabic
$428,083 (Switzerland) (22 November 2002)
$160,942,139 (USA) (4 March 2013)
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