Sunday, September 4, 2011

Thunderball [1965]

If Goldfinger can be said to have truly begun the James Bond phenomenon, then Thunderball must be said to be the James Bond phenomenon in full bloom.  Some critics and fans have taken it to task over the years for being bloated and overly languid, but You Only Blog Twice takes a much different stance.
 


 
How does Thunderball measure up to the previous two classics in the series?  Read on, and let's find out.