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The Man with the Golden Gun

Synopsis

The Man with the Golden Gun is a Spy film with a space connection which was released in 1974 and is directed by Guy Hamilton. The film's theme tune is 'The Man With The Golden Gun' and was sung by Lulu.

M is sent a golden bullet with his name on it. The bullet has come from Francisco Scaramanga, an assassin with golden bullets. Scaramanga wants to have a duel with James Bond to the death.

Bond is sent to the Far East with Mary Goodnight to track down the elusive assassin. The investigations lead to an island off the coast of Thailand where Scaramanga and his henchman Nick Nack live. Scaramanga has built a laser weapon which James aims to destroy as well as killing Scaramanga in a duel.

On a slow boat off the Island, James has to deal with Nick Nack but doesn't kill him, instead has him trapped inside a wooden cage roped up high.

Cast Members

Francisco Scaramanga ( Christopher Lee )


Nick Nack ( Herve Villechaize )


Nick Nack is dwarf side-kick of Francisco Scaramanga, the legendary Man with the Golden Gun. He is the only character so far who has gone up against James Bond and survived. At the end, when Nick Nack is throwing knives at Bond, Bond puts him into a cage and holsts him high whilst they sail to the mainland where he will be handed over to the relevant authorities..

Mary Goodnight ( Britt Ekland )


Associated Characters

Bill TannerFelix LeiterMMiss MoneypennyMr White
Q    

Associated Spaceships

Moonraker    

Associated Films

A View to a KillCasino Royale 1967Casino Royale 2006
Diamonds Are ForeverDie Another DayDr. No
For Your Eyes OnlyFrom Russia With LoveGoldeneye
GoldfingerLicence to KillLive and Let Die
MoonrakerNever Say Never AgainOctopussy
On Her Majesty's Secret ServiceQuantum of SolaceSkyfall
SpectreThe Living DaylightsThe Spy Who Loved Me
The World is Not EnoughThunderballTomorrow Never Dies
You Only Live Twice  



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