For Your Eyes Only

For Your Eyes Only

John Glen (1981)

PG Certificate


Our Score
This 12th entry in the 007 series provides no real surprises, with the exception perhaps of Roger Moore, who gets the chance to show a little more grit than usual. The plot revolves around the hunt for a device from a sunken spy ship, with French star (and Chanel model) Carole Bouquet providing class as the girl who may hold the key to the puzzle. If Julian Glover is rather subdued as the number one villain, there's a colourful turn from Fiddler on the Roof star Topol as a rogue with shifting loyalties, and the eagle-eyed will spot Charles Dance as a killer. Bond veteran John Glen ensures that the set pieces are spectacular enough and thankfully plays down the gadgetry.


James Bond goes in search of a British weapons system aboard a sunken vessel before it falls into the hands of enemies who will use it to deactivate all Western submarines. Unfortunately, his mission is hindered by a crossbow-toting woman out to avenge her father's murder. Spy thriller, starring Roger Moore, Topol, Julian Glover, Carole Bouquet, Jill Bennett and Lynn-Holly Johnson.

Cast & Crew

James Bond Roger Moore
Columbo Topol
Kristatos Julian Glover
Melina Carole Bouquet
Bibi Lynn-Holly Johnson
Miss Moneypenny Lois Maxwell
Gen Gogol Walter Gotell
Claus Charles Dance
Denis John Wells
Q. Desmond Llewelyn
First Sea Lord Graham Crowden
Director John Glen
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Other Information

Language: EnglishColourTheatrical distributor: United Artists Corp. LtdGuidance: May be edited for violence. Available on: video, DVD and Blu-ray