• The World Is Not Enough (1999)

The World Is Not Enough

Release Date: November 19th, 1999

DVD Release Date: May 16th, 2000

PG-13 |2 hr 5 min

Plot Summary

Bond (Pierce Brosnan) must race to defuse an international power struggle with the world's oil supply hanging in the balance. Elektra King (Sophie Marceau), is the daughter of a murdered oil tycoon whom Bond is assigned to protect. The villain is Renard (Robert Carlyle), who has a bullet lodged in his brain rendering him unable to feel pain. Also featuring nuclear weapons expert Dr. Christmas Jones (Denise Richards).

Cast: Pierce Brosnan, Sophie Marceau, Robert Carlyle, Denise Richards, Robbie Coltrane, Judi Dench, Desmond Llewelyn, John Cleese

Director: Michael Apted

Genres: Action

Production Co: Danjaq Productions, Metro Goldwyn Mayer

Distributors: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Keywords: Cool, London, Suspenseful, Escape, Quest, 1990s

Ratings & Reviews

  • 63
    Carrie RickeyPhiladelphia Inquirer

    Spoofing James Bond in the '90s may lack an original comic bite, but making James Bond in the '90s is positively toothless. show more

  • 19
    Cody ClarkMr. Showbiz

    If you're desperate for a James Bond fix, skip the movie and blow your 007 bucks on a copy of the soundtrack. show more

  • 20
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    Most of all, though, I wondered how much longer people will pay to see a walking, running, driving, diving, punning, smirking, swimming, skiing, shooting, parachuting corpse. show more

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