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2.5 yaps

You Only Live Twenty-Thrice: “Octopussy”

James Bond is back … and old. In Roger Moore’s second-worst outing, the biggest problem is selling this particular 55-year-old actor as a man of action. Continue reading

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You Only Live Twenty-Thrice: “Diamonds Are Forever”

“Diamonds” is less about Sean Connery’s grand finale and more about James Bond’s birth into the free-spirited 1970s. Fitfully amusing, but still small-time. Continue reading

Movies You Aught Not Watch: National Security

“National Security” — a repugnant comedy meant to mine laughs from misogyny and racism — continues Nick Rogers’ look back at the 52 worst films of 2000-2009. Continue reading