October 5, 2011

October 5: First Bond Film Released, 1961

The first James Bond movie was Dr. No, released October 5, 1962.

Critical reception was tepid, but when JFK said he was an Ian Fleming fan, it was a whole new ballgame.

Read article here.

Pictured: Walther PPK, Bond's gun of choice. Illustration by Nanoxyde, released under the GNU Free Documentation License on Wikimedia Commons.

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