Film Review: For Your Eyes Only

Posted on by 5WC in Film

It seemed about time I continued my trek through the world of James Bond, and this time I was being treated to “For Your Eyes Only”. I can safely say I have seen a lot of bond films, and working my way back through them, I will eventually be able to say that I’ve seen them all, but until last night, For Your Eyes Only was a Bond film I’d never seen.

Going in totally blind meant in one respect I didn’t have an preconceived ideas of what to expect, I have a fresh slate from which to start and it should, in theory, allow the film to draw me in more; but it also means that I can become a little too reliant to the movies that have gone before it, in judging whether I really enjoy it. Essentially, force former glories onto it rather than allowing it to stand on its own two feet.
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