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Date of Release

World Premiere – The Royal Film Performance 18th November 2002, The Royal Albert Hall, London.

Running Time
132 Minutes

James Bond
Pierce Brosnan

Plot
After undergoing a painful gene therapy, which transforms his facial characteristics from Oriental to Caucasian, North Korean Colonel Tan-Gun Moon, as Sir Gustav Graves, plans to use ‘Icarus’, his secret satellite laser-emitting weapon orbiting in
space, to destroy the minefield in the Korean Demilitarised Zone, enabling the takeover of South Korea, thereby uniting the country and Japan and China to form
a new unstoppable superpower.

Bond’s Women
Giacinta ‘Jinx’ Jordan (Halle Berry)

Bond’s Enemies
Colonel Tan-Gun Moon/Sir Gustav Graves (Will Yun Lee/Toby Stephens)
Zao (Rick Yune)
Dr. Alvarez (Simon Andreu)
Mr. Kil (Lawrence Makoare)
Vladimir Popov (Michael Gorevoy)
Peaceful (Rachel Grant)
Miranda Frost (Rosamund Pike)

Bond’s Allies
Miranda Frost (Rosamund Pike) [but – she’s a double agent!]
General Moon (Kenneth Tsang)
Falco (Michael Madsen)
Mr. Chang (Ho Yi)
Raoul (Emilio Echevarria)
Charles Robinson (Colin Salmon)
‘M’ (Judi Dench)
Miss Moneypenny (Samantha Bond)
‘Q’ (John Cleese)

Bond's Car
Aston Martin V12 Vanquish
Ford Chevrolet Bel-Air (Whilst in Cuba)

Villain's Car
Jaguar XKR Convertible

Bond’s Gadgets
Omega watch which emits laser beam cutter
Underwater breathing device (First seen in Thunderball).

Main Title Music
‘Die Another Day’ performed by Madonna

End Title Music
‘Die Another Day’ performed by Madonna

Music Score
David Arnold

Production Design
Peter Lamont

Art Director
James Hambidge
Mark Harris (II)
Fred Hole
Neil Lamont
Simon Lamont
Jim Morahan (II)
Stephen Scott (I)
Alan Tomkins

Main Titles Designer
Daniel Kleinman

Screenplay
Neal Purvis & Robert Wade

Editor
Christian Wagner

Director of Photography
David Tattersall

Director
Lee Tamahori

Producers
Barbara Broccoli & Michael G. Wilson

Filming Locations
Pinewood Studios, London, England
Aldershot, Hampshire, England, UK
Bourton-on-the-Water, Gloucestershire, England, UK
Cádiz, Andalucía, Spain
Finland
Heathrow Airport, London, England, UK
Holywell Bay, Cornwall, England, UK
Iceland
Jokulsarlon, Breidamerkursandur, Iceland
London, England, UK
Maui, Hawaii, USA
Scotland, UK
South Korea
Spain
The Eden Project, St Austell, Cornwall, England, UK

Budget
$142 million

Worldwide Box Office
Over $414.5 million

 

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Die Another Day - Gun Barrel
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Giacinta ‘Jinx’ Jordan (Halle Berry)
Sir Gustav Graves - Toby Stephens
Omega watch