Film Review: The Spy Who Loved Me

Posted on by 5WC in Film

I believe that I am totally at odds with most people when it comes to my feelings surrounding The Spy Who Loved Me. Most people argue that it is a suave and sophisticated Bond film, with Roger Moore giving his best performance as 007. In my view, this is a load of tosh.

I truly stand by my view that this film is rubbish. If I was to briefly describe everything I felt was wrong about it, it would go something like this. It’s rubbish. Honestly, the film feels like a 1970s soft porn film. But without the sex.

Imagine if you will that the plumber turns up: “I’m here to fix the washing machine”, starts stroking his tool belt, and then, just as the woman starts to swoon, turns off the water supply.

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