Date of Release 
World Premiere 29th June 1987, the Odeon Leicester Square, London.

Running Time 130 minutes

James Bond Timothy Dalton

Soviet General Georgi Koskov fakes his defection to the West in order he is able to continue his capitalist pursuits and have the British Secret Service eliminate his colleagues who are close to exposing his corruption.

Bond’s Women

  • Kara Milovy (Maryam d’Abo)
  • Linda (Kell Tyler)

Bond’s Enemies

  • General Georgi Koskov (Jeroen
  • Krabbe)
  • Brad Whitaker (Joe Don Baker)
  • Necros (Andreas Wisniewski)
  • Impostor [Gibraltar assassin] (Carl Rigg)

Bond’s Allies

  • Saunders (Thomas Wheatley)
  • Felix Leiter (John Terry)
  • CIA Agent Liz (Catherine Rabbett)
  • CIA Agent Ava (Dulice Liecier)
  • Rosika Miklos (Julie T. Wallace)
  • General Leonid Pushkin (John Rhys-Davies)
  • Rubavitch (Virginia Hey)
  • Kamran Shah (Art Malik)
  • General Anatol Gogol (Walter Gotell)
  • Agent oo4 (Frederick Warder)
  • Agent oo2 (Glyn Baker)
  • Frederick Gray (Geoffrey Keen)
  • ‘M’ (Robert Brown)
  • Miss Moneypenny (Caroline Bliss)
  • ‘Q’ (Desmond Llewelyn)

Bond’s Car

  • Aston Martin V8 Volante (convertible)
  • Aston Martin V8 Vantage (hardtop)

Bond’s Gadget Philips Keyring Finder

Main Title Music ‘The Living Daylights’ performed by a-ha

End Title Music ‘If There Was A Man’ performed by The Pretenders

Music Score John Barry

Production Design Peter Lamont

Main Titles Designer Maurice Binder

Screenplay Richard Maibaum & Michael G. Wilson

Editors John Grover & Peter Davies

Director of Photography Alec Mills

Director John Glen

Producers Albert R. Broccoli & Michael G. Wilson

Worldwide Box Office $191.2 million

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