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Diamonds Are Forever
Directed by:
Guy Hamilton

"Diamonds Are Forever" (also known as "Ian Fleming's Diamonds Are Forever", "James Bond 007 - Diamantenfieber", "Agente 007, una cascata di diamanti") is an Action/Adventure/Science Fiction/Thriller film directed by Guy Hamilton, and written by Richard Maibaum (screenplay), released in the USA on December 17 of 1971 , starring Sean Connery, Jill St. John, Charles Gray, Lana Wood, Jimmy Dean and Bruce Cabot.

Sean Connery as James Bond 007 [Australian theatrical daybill movie poster]

Who directed "Diamonds Are Forever":

Diamonds Are Forever was directed by Guy Hamilton, a French director, writer, and actor.

Before making Diamonds Are Forever, Guy Hamilton had directed Battle of Britain, released in 1969, Funeral in Berlin (1966), Goldfinger (1964), The Best of Enemies (1962), A Touch of Larceny (1959), and The Devil's Disciple (1959). Since, he directed Live and Let Die, released in 1973, The Man with the Golden Gun (1974), Force 10 from Navarone (1978), The Mirror Crack'd (1980), Evil Under the Sun (1982), and Remo Williams: The Adventure Begins (1985).

When was "Diamonds Are Forever" released:

Diamonds Are Forever was initially released on Friday, December 17, 1971, in the United States.. This was forty-seven (47) years ago.

It has been released on Thursday, December 30, 1971 in the United Kingdom; Monday, December 20, 1971 in Spain; Tuesday, December 14, 1971 in Germany; Wednesday, December 22, 1971 in Italy and on Saturday, December 25, 1971 in Japan.

What is the cast of "Diamonds Are Forever":

At the casting of Diamonds Are Forever we find Sean Connery, previously seen in The Anderson Tapes (1971) and The Molly Maguires (1970); Jill St. John (Tony Rome (1967), Eight on the Lam (1967)); Charles Gray (When Eight Bells Toll (1971), Cromwell (1970)) [ more... ]

  • David Bauer and Sean Connery, Charles Gray, Bernard Lee, Desmond Llewelyn, Lois Maxwell also worked together in You Only Live Twice, released in 1967.
  • Sean Connery, Bernard Lee, Desmond Llewelyn and Lois Maxwell also appeared together in Goldfinger, released in 1964.
  • Lois Maxwell and Sean Connery, Bernard Lee, Desmond Llewelyn also appeared in From Russia with Love, released in 1963.
  • Lois Maxwell and Sean Connery, Bernard Lee, Desmond Llewelyn also appeared together in Thunderball, released in 1965.
  • Bernard Lee, Desmond Llewelyn and Lois Maxwell can all be seen in The Man with the Golden Gun, released in 1974.
  • Sean Connery, Desmond Llewelyn and Laurence Naismith can also be seen in A Night to Remember, released in 1958.
  • Lois Maxwell and Bernard Lee, Desmond Llewelyn also appeared in On Her Majesty's Secret Service, released in 1969.
  • Bernard Lee, Desmond Llewelyn and Lois Maxwell can be seen in The Spy Who Loved Me, released in 1977.
  • Lois Maxwell and Bernard Lee, Desmond Llewelyn also appeared together in Moonraker, released in 1979.
  • Sean Connery, Bernard Lee and Lois Maxwell also appeared in Dr. No, released in 1962.

What is the Storyline of "Diamonds Are Forever":

James Bond ? agent 007 ? pursues Ernst Stavro Blofeld and eventually finds him at a facility, where Blofeld look-alikes are being created through surgery. Bond kills a test subject, and later the 'real' Blofeld, by drowning him in a pool of superheated mud.

While assassins Mr. Wint and Mr. Kidd systematically kill several diamond smugglers, M suspects that South African diamonds may be being stockpiled to depress prices by dumping, and orders Bond to uncover the smuggling ring. Disguised as [...]

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