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2.8
514 Ratings

Licence to Kill

Directed by John Glen
United States, United Kingdom, 1989
Action, Thriller

Synopsis

James Bond’s licence to kill is revoked as he embarks on a personal vendetta against a South American drug lord.

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Licence to Kill Directed by John Glen

Awards & Festivals

Edgar Allan Poe Awards

1990 | Nominee: Best Motion Picture

Critics reviews

Robert Davi, bless him, still seems like too much of a conscienceless henchman type to handle the role of the full villain. But the movie offers the gratifying spectacle of a really ticked-off Bond, and while the ending is weird—the usually disapproving old equipment guru Q suddenly goes all avuncular, and the avenged Leiter is a little too cheerful for someone with no legs and a dead wife as of a week before—this is largely satisfying latter-day Bond.
October 01, 2012
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