You Only Live Twice

You Only Live Twice (1967)

You Only Live Twice... and Twice is the only way to live!

  • Genre: Action, Thriller, Adventure
  • Release Date: 1967-06-13
  • User Rating: 6.6/10 from 1169 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 57min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Eon Productions
  • Production Country: Japan, United Kingdom
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A mysterious spacecraft captures Russian and American space capsules and brings the two superpowers to the brink of war. James Bond investigates the case in Japan and comes face to face with his archenemy Blofeld.

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  • Sean Connery

    as James Bond
  • Akiko Wakabayashi

    as Aki
  • Mie Hama

    as Kissy Suzuki
  • Tetsurō Tamba

    as Tiger Tanaka
  • Teru Shimada

    as Mr. Osato
  • Karin Dor

    as Helga Brandt
  • Donald Pleasence

    as Ernst Stavro Blofeld
  • Bernard Lee

    as M
  • Lois Maxwell

    as Miss Moneypenny
  • Desmond Llewelyn

    as Q
  • Charles Gray

    as Dikko Henderson
  • Tsai Chin

    as Ling
  • Peter Fanene Maivia

    as Car Driver
  • Burt Kwouk

    as Spectre 3
  • Michael Chow

    as Spectre 4
  • Ronald Rich

    as Hans
  • Jeanne Roland

    as Bond's Masseuse
  • Ed Bishop

    as Hawaii CapCom (uncredited)
  • Shane Rimmer

    as Hawaii Radar Operator (uncredited)
  • Anthony Ainley

    as Hong Kong Policeman
  • Frazer Hines

    as Mr. Osato's Secretary
  • Robin Bailey

    as Foreign Secretary (uncredited)
  • George Murcell

    as Russian Diplomat (uncredited)
  • David Toguri

    as Assassin in Bedroom
  • John Stone

    as Submarine Captain
  • Norman Jones

    as Astronaut - 1st American Spacecraft
  • Paul Carson

    as Astronaut - 1st American Spacecraft
  • Laurence Herder

    as Astronaut - Russian Spacecraft
  • Richard Graydon

    as Astronaut - Russian Spacecraft
  • Bill Mitchell

    as Astronaut - 2nd American Spacecraft
  • George Roubicek

    as Astronaut - 2nd American Spacecraft
Writing Roald Dahl Screenplay
Sound John Barry Original Music Composer
Writing Ian Fleming Novel
Production Albert R. Broccoli Producer
Production Harry Saltzman Producer
Sound Monty Norman Original Music Composer
Directing Peter R. Hunt Second Unit Director
Art Ken Adam Production Design
Directing Lewis Gilbert Director
Writing Harold Jack Bloom Writer
Camera Freddie Young Director of Photography
Art Harry Pottle Art Direction
Art David Ffolkes Set Decoration
Directing William P. Cartlidge Assistant Director
Production David Middlemas Production Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up Paul Rabiger Makeup Artist
Editing Thelma Connell Editor
Sound Nancy Sinatra Theme Song Performance
Costume & Make-Up Eileen Warwick Hairdresser
Costume & Make-Up Basil Newall Makeup Artist
Camera Kenneth J. Withers Focus Puller