Just left a screening of No Time to Die.

Probably the best of the Bonds, and a superbly crafted film in its own right.

Best to see it on a huge screen!

RAH
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Just left a screening of No Time to Die.

Probably the best of the Bonds, and a superbly crafted film in its own right.

Best to see it on a huge screen!

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The best of all the Bonds? Or of the Daniel Craig films?

The latter is conceivable while the former is a very tall order.
 

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The best of all the Bonds? Or of the Daniel Craig films?

The latter is conceivable while the former is a very tall order.
Best of the Craigs.

better than Goldfinger? Yes.

A beautifully conceived film.

interestingly, much of it not spectacularly resolved, viewing in 4k. not even the 65/15.

Superb Atmos track.
 

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I'd go see it in IMAX if I didn't have a ureteral stent in me due to an unsuccessful kidney stone surgery on 9/27. Having a second go on the 13th.

Better than Goldfinger??? Did Shirley Bassey do the catchy title song? Or has John Barry's ghost composed another great score?

I have to admit that Mr. Craig isn't one of my favorite Bonds, although Casino Royale and Skyfall are growing on me.

If No Time to Die is still in theaters when I'm recovered, I'll definitely be checking it out.
 

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It is for me. Better than all the other Craig films and all the Brosnans and Daltons.

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I'd go see it in IMAX if I didn't have a ureteral stent in me due to an unsuccessful kidney stone surgery on 9/27. Having a second go on the 13th.

Better than Goldfinger??? Did Shirley Bassey do the catchy title song? Or has John Barry's ghost composed another great score?

I have to admit that Mr. Craig isn't one of my favorite Bonds, although Casino Royale and Skyfall are growing on me.

If No Time to Die is still in theaters when I'm recovered, I'll definitely be checking it out.
Wish you a speedy recovery.
 

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I'd go see it in IMAX if I didn't have a ureteral stent in me due to an unsuccessful kidney stone surgery on 9/27. Having a second go on the 13th.

Better than Goldfinger??? Did Shirley Bassey do the catchy title song? Or has John Barry's ghost composed another great score?

I have to admit that Mr. Craig isn't one of my favorite Bonds, although Casino Royale and Skyfall are growing on me.

If No Time to Die is still in theaters when I'm recovered, I'll definitely be checking it out.
Lots of empathy & hope you get well soon.
 

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Just saw it on a proper IMAX screen and yeah, loved it. Was glad to see them stray from the Bond "formula" a bit. Some of the humor didn't work but the whole cast was great and Daniel Craig was Connery level great throughout. For me, as good if not better than Skyfall, which puts it on par with From Russia With Love at least, though I won't blaspheme with comparisons to Goldfinger.
 

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I thoroughly enjoyed NO TIME TO DIE as well! A wonderful ride from beginning to end and I loved the tie-in to ON HER MAJESTY'S SECRET SERVICE... particularly rewarding and effective whether you know that film or not. If you do, it's even sweeter... Terrific night at the movies
 

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Very much enjoyed the movie as there was a very good storyline and action scenes. I would go and see it again and will be adding it to my Bond collection on 4K Blu-ray. A few little things here and there I didn't like but it doesn't change the fact this is a very good Bond flick! For me close to Skyfall but Skyfall is still a cut above but again a very good Bond flick!

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Best of the Craigs.

better than Goldfinger? Yes.

A beautifully conceived film.

interestingly, much of it not spectacularly resolved, viewing in 4k. not even the 65/15.

Superb Atmos track.
It was a hella good Atmos track indeed. So many Atmos tracks for blockbuster-type films are defined by their loudness -- all channels active, all the time, and while that may be immersive in its own way, it's also overwhelming. But No Time to Die made abundant use of the full soundstage in even its quietest moments. It's one of those rare soundtracks which almost made you look over your shoulder at times. I really enjoyed the film, but the Atmos track brought a smile to my face from beginning to end.
 

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I have to agree with Mr. Harris that this is a superbly crafted film. It’s the best of the Daniel Craig movies, and easily in the upper echelon of Bond movies.
 

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Anyone here seen this in 4DX and have any opinions? This one could be the first commercial film I've seen in a theater since
"Dunkirk" in real 15/70 IMAX. (It IS somewhat disconcerting that a 4DX ticket for this is probably what I'll be paying for the 4K Blu-Ray when it's available in a couple months.)
 

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Anyone here seen this in 4DX and have any opinions?
I can't speak to No Time To Die specifically but I wouldn't want to see a movie for the first time in 4DX. The seats shake, mists of water will spray out at appropriate times (you can turn that off though), smoke is floating around. It's fun but it's more like a ride than a movie so I'd rather see the movie 'properly' and then have fun with it on another viewing.
 

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I can't speak to No Time To Die specifically but I wouldn't want to see a movie for the first time in 4DX. The seats shake, mists of water will spray out at appropriate times (you can turn that off though), smoke is floating around. It's fun but it's more like a ride than a movie so I'd rather see the movie 'properly' and then have fun with it on another viewing.
Understood - but I've always been a sucker for "gimmicks" like 3-D and Cinerama, and James Bond isn't "Citizen Kane". YMMV. The question here is: see it in a theater with all the attendant annoyances (including having to sit for almost three hours without a pee break) or wait for the 4K Blu-Ray to watch on my 4K Atmos projection system? (No word yet I believe whether the Blu-Ray will include the enchanced IMAX scenes. One might also hope for a 3-D release, but I expect I may have to go fairly far afield for that, as getting these things in the states is getting pretty difficult these days.) (Side note: the one 4DX review I saw said that the mist effect wasn't used for this movie.)