History YMMV / LicenceToKill

19th Feb '17 12:23:34 AM TheTrailblazerCritic
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** "He was married once. But that was a long time ago."
13th Feb '17 11:15:21 PM TheTrailblazerCritic
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** Several of the tanker drivers vanish from view just as their respective trucks explode, in what is clearly a case of some haphazard editing.
12th Feb '17 10:05:48 PM TheTrailblazerCritic
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** Sharkey's death; not helped by the fact that he was such a NiceGuy. Bond doesn't take his demise that much better.
7th Feb '17 7:54:14 PM TheTrailblazerCritic
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** A sharp eye can see in some of the driving shots during the climax that there now appear to be five tankers as opposed to the four present.
7th Feb '17 3:31:51 PM Wooboo
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* HilariousInHindsight: [[Film/TheHunted Benicio del Toro]] is a bit of a KnifeNut.

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* HilariousInHindsight: [[Film/TheHunted Benicio del Toro]] is a bit of a KnifeNut. He's also working as a [[Film/{{Sicario}} sicario]] for the BigBad.
23rd Nov '16 5:57:23 PM CumbersomeTercel
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** Creator/Benici DelToro as Dario (He was twenty-one at the time, making him the youngest actor to play a Bond villain).

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** Creator/Benici DelToro Creator/BenicioDelToro as Dario (He was twenty-one at the time, making him the youngest actor to play a Bond villain).
23rd Nov '16 5:54:59 PM CumbersomeTercel
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* EnsembleDarkhorse: Dario. Largely due to the EvilIsSexy trope. He's a handsome fellow, and if it wasn't for his near constant [[SlasherSmile Slasher Smiles]], you'd almost forget that he murdered and probably raped Felix's wife.

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* EnsembleDarkhorse: EnsembleDarkhorse:
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Dario. Largely due to the EvilIsSexy trope. He's a handsome fellow, and if it wasn't for his near constant [[SlasherSmile Slasher Smiles]], you'd almost forget that he murdered and probably raped Felix's wife.



* FoeYayShipping: Some people saw it on Sanchez's part to Bond.

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* FoeYayShipping: FoeYayShipping:
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Some people saw it on Sanchez's part to Bond.



* FridgeBrilliance: A tragic instance of it. Thanks to this movie, Bond and Leiter now share the same misfortune of losing their brides on their wedding days.
** And it makes the ensuing RoaringRampageOfRevenge understandable when you realize that seeing this happen to Felix must have reopened a very traumatic wound...

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* FridgeBrilliance: FridgeBrilliance:
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A tragic instance of it. Thanks to this movie, Bond and Leiter now share the same misfortune of losing their brides on their wedding days.
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days. And it makes the ensuing RoaringRampageOfRevenge understandable when you realize that seeing this happen to Felix must have reopened a very traumatic wound...wound.



** Sanchez himself would probably qualify in a world where he did not piss off Bond- he has "an invisible empire from Chile to Alaska" and is ready to expand; he is the ''de facto'' ruler of a BananaRepublic due to bribing and intimidating its dictator; he keeps his ForTheLulz attitude even in the face of a ''1000 year'' jail term because he knows he'll escape in less than a day; casually hands out $1-2m bribes....really, if Bond hadn't made him so paranoid and ended up killing him, he'd probably have ended up the most succesful crime lord in history, even considering that some of that paranoia turned out to be justified.

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** Sanchez himself would probably qualify in a world where he did not piss off Bond- he has "an invisible empire from Chile to Alaska" and is ready to expand; he is the ''de facto'' ruler of a BananaRepublic due to bribing and intimidating its dictator; he keeps his ForTheLulz attitude even in the face of a ''1000 year'' jail term because he knows he'll escape in less than a day; casually hands out $1-2m bribes....really, if Bond hadn't made him so paranoid and ended up killing him, he'd probably have ended up the most succesful successful crime lord in history, even considering that some of that paranoia turned out to be justified.



* {{Narm}}: "Don't worry. We gave her a nice honeymooooooooon."

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"Don't worry. We gave her a nice honeymooooooooon."



** The scene where Bond is captured... by ''ninjas''. It honestly feels like a scene lifted from one of the campier Roger Moore films.

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** The scene where Bond is captured... by ''ninjas''. It honestly feels like a scene lifted from one of the campier Roger Moore Creator/RogerMoore films.



* RetroactiveRecognition: Benicio Del Toro as Dario (He was twenty-one at the time, making him the youngest actor to play a Bond villain).
* TheScrappy: Truman-Lodge has very few fans even as far as secondary henchmen go, which was likely [[IntendedAudienceReaction intentional]].

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* RetroactiveRecognition: Benicio Del Toro RetroactiveRecognition:
** Creator/Benici DelToro
as Dario (He was twenty-one at the time, making him the youngest actor to play a Bond villain).
** Ed Killifer is [[Series/TwinPeaks Big Ed]], making this an odd 'fictional' TheDanza.
* TheScrappy: TheScrappy:
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Truman-Lodge has very few fans even as far as secondary henchmen go, which was likely [[IntendedAudienceReaction intentional]].



* SpecialEffectsFailure: The maggots in Krest's marine lab are obviously white rubber fishing lures, complete with long flat tails.

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The maggots in Krest's marine lab are obviously white rubber fishing lures, complete with long flat tails.
16th Nov '16 8:05:31 PM TheTrailblazerCritic
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** The laser with which Pam very nearly shoots Bond and Q is hardly up to par with those of ''Star Wars''.
12th Sep '16 11:18:16 AM CynicalBastardo
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** Bond, Q and Pam making use of a harbour pilot's boat and posing as such seems a bit ridiculous when you wonder how they're getting away with it. Then you realise that Isthmus is a corrupt BananaRepublic and Bond has just withdrawn a ''lot'' of cash. A few bribes here and there has likely secured what they need.
12th Sep '16 11:15:18 AM CynicalBastardo
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* BigLippedAlligatorMoment: For a dark and serious Bond film, it's a bit jarring when Bond gets attacked by ninjas.
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