James Bond's Best and Worst: Peter Travers Ranks All 24 Movies

The Best and Worst of the franchise

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'A View to a Kill' (1985)
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17. 'A View to a Kill' (1985)

Roger Moore's farewell to Bond couldn't come soon enough. What's good? A mesmeric, bottle-blond Christopher Walken as Max Zorin, hellbent on global domination as a product of Nazi experiments, Grace Jones' zowie star at his henchman, and Duran Duran's title song. Otherwise, I'm out. Even Moore, then 57, later admitted, "I was only about 400 years too old for the part."

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