History Film / Thunderball

25th Mar '17 2:45:16 PM ScroogeMacDuck
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* DiabolicalMastermind: Emilio Largo designed the EvilPlan.

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* DiabolicalMastermind: Emilio Largo designed the EvilPlan. Blofeld is also seen at the beginning of the movie, coordinating the various activities of SPECTRE.
25th Mar '17 2:41:50 PM ScroogeMacDuck
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* EvenEvilHasStandards: Kutze is so disturbed to see Largo torturing Domino that he helps her escape.

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* EvenEvilHasStandards: Kutze EvenEvilHasStandards:
** Kutz
is so disturbed to see Largo torturing Domino that he helps her escape.
5th Mar '17 1:28:59 PM Mario1995
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* AssholeVictim: Count Lippe, as well as the fake Major Derval and SPECTRE Number 9, the latter two of whom try unsuccessfully to embezzle money from SPECTRE they were not supposed to take (the fake Derval demands a raise in the middle of the hijacking, and the latter takes money from an offscreen drug scheme) and are killed quickly for disloyalty reasons.

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* AssholeVictim: Count AssholeVictim:
**Count
Lippe, as well as the fake Major Derval and SPECTRE Number 9, the latter two of whom try unsuccessfully to embezzle money from SPECTRE they were not supposed to take (the fake Derval demands a raise in the middle of the hijacking, and the latter takes money from an offscreen drug scheme) and are killed quickly for disloyalty reasons. reasons.
**Quist, who after carelessly foiling his own attempt to kill Bond, gets thrown into the shark pool by Largo for his failure.
24th Jan '17 1:22:52 PM Darkmage7280
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* NoAnimalsWereHarmed: Averted: a shark gets shot, and another speared, both on-screen. A case of ValuesDissonance.
19th Jan '17 12:47:39 PM Premonition45
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* TheSmurfettePrinciple: It's hard to clearly see her during the briefing, but MI6 agent 003 is a woman. She is, to date, the only female Double-0 agent in the franchise.
3rd Jan '17 6:16:19 PM jameygamer
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* AssholeVictim: Count Leppe, as well as the fake Major Derval.

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* AssholeVictim: Count Leppe, Lippe, as well as the fake Major Derval.Derval and SPECTRE Number 9, the latter two of whom try unsuccessfully to embezzle money from SPECTRE they were not supposed to take (the fake Derval demands a raise in the middle of the hijacking, and the latter takes money from an offscreen drug scheme) and are killed quickly for disloyalty reasons.
26th Dec '16 12:17:27 PM Premonition45
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[[caption-width-right:350:''He looks at this world and wants it all...'']]

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[[caption-width-right:350:''He [[caption-width-right:350:''[[Music/TomJones He looks at this world and wants it all...'']]
]]'']]
6th Nov '16 1:56:53 PM Bootlebat
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* AssholeVictim: Count Leppe, as well as the fake Major Derval.
2nd Nov '16 8:51:39 PM Angeldeb82
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Adjusted for inflation, ''Thunderball'' is the most successful Bond movie after ''Film/{{Skyfall}}''. Its adjusted figure is over $950 million, above ''Film/HarryPotterAndTheGobletOfFire''. On US and Canadian grosses alone, it is, according to TheOtherWiki, the 30th highest grosser of all time, beating all of the ''Film/HarryPotter'' movies (the "Potter grosses more than Bond" figure is inaccurate, since it doesn't adjust for inflation) and every one of the ''Film/TheLordOfTheRings'' movies.

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Adjusted for inflation, ''Thunderball'' is the most successful Bond movie after ''Film/{{Skyfall}}''. Its adjusted figure is over $950 million, above ''Film/HarryPotterAndTheGobletOfFire''. On US and Canadian grosses alone, it is, according to TheOtherWiki, Wiki/{{Wikipedia}}, the 30th highest grosser of all time, beating all of the ''Film/HarryPotter'' movies (the "Potter grosses more than Bond" figure is inaccurate, since it doesn't adjust for inflation) and every one of the ''Film/TheLordOfTheRings'' movies.



* CreepyCrossdresser: In the cold open, SPECTRE agent Jacques Bouvar fakes his death and attends his own funeral disguised as a woman. Bond catches on (thanks to his not letting one of the men around him open a car door for him; it was the '60s) and he has to fight in the dress.



* FieryRedhead: Fiona Volpe

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* FieryRedhead: Fiona VolpeVolpe.



** TheBigBad: Largo

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** TheBigBad: BigBad: Largo



** TheDarkChick: Fiona

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** TheDarkChick: DarkChick: Fiona



So he strikes, like [[TitleDrop thunderball]]...

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So he strikes, like [[TitleDrop thunderball]]...{{t|itleDrop}}hunderball...



* ManBehindTheMan: As in ''Film/FromRussiaWithLove'', Blofeld is the real villain, running things from the background.

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* ManBehindTheMan: TheManBehindTheMan: As in ''Film/FromRussiaWithLove'', Blofeld is the real villain, running things from the background.



* SharkPool: On Largo's estate, and the final resting place of the [[YouHaveFailedMe thug who Bond jumps in his hotel room.]]

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* SharkPool: On Largo's estate, and the final resting place of the [[YouHaveFailedMe thug who Bond jumps in his hotel room.]]room]].



* VillainousCrossdresser: In the cold open, SPECTRE agent Jacques Bouvar fakes his death and attends his own funeral disguised as a woman. Bond catches on (thanks to his not letting one of the men around him open a car door for him; it was the '60s) and he has to fight in the dress.



* WhateverHappenedToTheMouse: Bond's hat mysteriously vanishes during his meeting with the Home Secretary. It gets mentioned briefly during an awkward moment, but never comes up again.

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* WhateverHappenedToTheMouse: WhatHappenedToTheMouse: Bond's hat mysteriously vanishes during his meeting with the Home Secretary. It gets mentioned briefly during an awkward moment, but never comes up again.
14th Oct '16 10:02:23 AM Saveelich
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The fourth ''Film/JamesBond'' film, in which SPECTRE nicks a pair of nukes (from an [[CoolPlane Avro Vulcan]]), somebody gets the point permanently and there's a shark. Oh, and Music/TomJones faints on the last note of the title song.

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The fourth ''Film/JamesBond'' film, in which SPECTRE nicks a pair of nukes (from an [[CoolPlane Avro Vulcan]]), somebody gets the point permanently and there's a shark.plenty of sharks. Oh, and Music/TomJones faints on the last note of the title song.
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