Dr. No

Dr. No



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Dr. No Reviews

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Jeffrey Lyles
Lyles' Movie Files

About as perfect a franchise-starter as you could imagine and certainly accomplishes the task of leaving you eagerly anticipating Bond's next adventure.

Full Review Source: Lyles' Movie Files | Original Score: 9/10

March 18, 2013
Emanuel Levy

The first James Bond cast a relatively unknown actor, Sean Connery, who forever defined 007 as a cool, suave, womanizing agent, adept at delivering witty one liners.

Full Review Source: EmanuelLevy.Com | Original Score: B

January 13, 2013
Nick Rogers

In the end, it's more gumshoe mystery than action-adventure and, comparative to almost everything that followed, very low-key. But legends must start somewhere, and looking back at its reminders of how Bond wasn't always "Bond" are fascinating.

Full Review Source: Suite101.com | Original Score: 4/5

June 11, 2012
Tim Brayton
Antagony & Ecstasy

The low-key mystery plot and the resolutely human-sized drama of it all makes this one of the sanest of all Bond pictures.

Full Review Source: Antagony & Ecstasy | Original Score: 7/10

May 27, 2012
Elliot Panek
Common Sense Media

007's silver screen debut. Not for young kids.

Full Review Source: Common Sense Media | Original Score: 3/5

January 1, 2011
David Cornelius

It's terrific entertainment, to be sure, but its unevenness keeps up from being a great film.

Full Review Source: eFilmCritic.com | Original Score: 4/5

April 7, 2010
Fernando F. Croce

Capably brings together Caribbean travelogue, Gropius-type architecture, and cardboard computers with "danger level" plaques

Full Review Source: CinePassion

September 6, 2009
Peter Canavese
ON Magazine

The Bond series developed a winning formula, and this prototypical adventure featured many elements that stuck...[Blu-ray]

Full Review Source: ON Magazine | Original Score: 3.5/4

October 25, 2008
David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...a fine cinematic introduction to the world's most famous secret agent.

Full Review Source: Reel Film Reviews | Original Score: 3/4

October 16, 2008
Dave Kehr
Chicago Reader
Top Critic IconTop Critic

All of the elements of the formula are there, but in pleasing moderation.

Full Review Source: Chicago Reader

October 13, 2008


The Bond formula is established in this first, arguably more credible Ian Fleming adaptation.

Full Review Source: Film4

July 22, 2008
Steve Biodrowski

Still ranks in the upper echelon of the Bond series.

July 10, 2008
Cole Smithey

| Original Score: 4/5

January 5, 2008
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Less gimmicky, more charming.

Full Review Source: Ozus' World Movie Reviews | Original Score: A

March 24, 2007

TV Guide's Movie Guide

The first entry in what was to become the most profitable movie series of all time is a solid, surprisingly modest spy thriller, enlivened by Sean Connery's screen charisma and occasional hints of the extravagance to come.

Full Review Source: TV Guide's Movie Guide | Original Score: 3.5/4

March 1, 2007

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An entertaining piece of tongue-in-cheek action hokum.

Full Review Source: Variety

March 1, 2007
Christopher Null

Essential viewing for any Bond fanatic.

Full Review Source: Filmcritic.com | Original Score: 4/5

December 30, 2006

Time Out
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As memorable as anything in the series.

Full Review Source: Time Out

January 26, 2006
Chuck O'Leary
Fantastica Daily

| Original Score: 3/5

October 6, 2005
Clint Morris

Has an age-old Licence to Thrill

| Original Score: 3/5

July 8, 2005
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