Overall Rank: 6127
Average Rating: 2.5/4
# of Ratings: 139
Theatrical Release Date: 06/10/1983
Genre: Action, Adventure
MPAA Rating: PG
Director: John Glen
Actors: Roger Moore, Maud Adams, Kabir Bedi, Louis Jourdan, Kristina Wayborn, Steven Berkoff
Plot: When an agent dies with a faux Faberge egg, James Bond follows the smuggling ring to a circus ran by the alluring Octopussy. The plot leads to a mad Soviet general bent on starting World War III. -- Chris Kavan
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Logan D. McCoy - wrote on 05/26/2020
"Octopussy" takes no chances diverting from traditional Bond formula, but it's for that very reason that it ends up being so entertainingly wild.
Yojimbo - wrote on 09/19/2012
One of the better Roger Moore offerings with the race against time to defuse a nuclear bomb the stand-out sequence, but it's all very forgettable. An inoffensive popcorn movie.
Daniel Corleone - wrote on 12/07/2011
Another Bond film I recall viewing as a minor. Starts out as a murdered British agent and a Fabergé egg. Clearly one of Moore's best roles and had elements of a typical Bond film with the luscious ladies, humor, gadgets and sufficient action. India is the setting where the action takes place, score was decent and dialoge not as cheesy. Octopussy is a Bond movie everybody can enjoy aside for a few minor flaws, still definitely better than some of Moore's involvement.
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Matthew Brady - wrote on 11/02/2014
James Bond: "You'll need this to play with your asp".
The story is about James Bond follows the smuggling ring to a circus ran by the alluring Octopussy. The plot leads to a mad Soviet general bent on starting World War III.
This movie started off pretty strange, and I'm not going to give away too much but the movie opens up with a clown getting chase in the Forrest by some hit men. Is that how you open a James Bond movie, a clown getting chase and then killed?.
Octopussy in my opinion is way better than For your eyes only, because this movie at least has a better and more remember-able villain and the movie knows what it is and just goes for it. The action scenes were excellent and fun to watch. The visual effect's to me were just mind blowing, because they is a scene where …
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