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Thunderball is a Spy film with a space connection which was released in 1965 and is directed by Terence Young. The film's theme tune is 'Thunderball' and was sung by Tom Jones.

James Bond is tasked by M with recovering nuclear bombs from downed bombers that have falled into Emilio Largo`s hands. Largo is an agent from SPECTRE who wants to hold the world to ransom. The film would later be remade as Never Say Never Again year later. The story also started a lengthy legal action between the producers of Bond and Kevin McClory. As Kevin had given Ian ideas to the original book, he was able to claim copyright on the works.


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Bill TannerFelix LeiterMiss MoneypennyMr WhiteQ

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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
MoonrakerOctopussyOn Her Majesty's Secret Service
Quantum of SolaceSkyfallThe Living Daylights
The Man with the Golden GunThe Spy Who Loved MeThe World is Not Enough
Tomorrow Never DiesYou Only Live Twice 

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