Film: "Skyfall"; Cast: Daniel Craig, Javier Bardem, Judi Dench, Naomie Harris, Ralph Fiennes, Ben Whishaw, Berenice Marlohe and Albert Finney; Director: Sam Mendes; Rating: **
Agent 007 James Bond on the 50th anniversary of it's franchise portrays lost youth, acceptance of middle-age and even death.
"Skyfall" starts off very much in the mould of an action film - basic plot of chasing bad guys with an abundance of crash, bang pyrotechnics, car chases, motorbike chase on roof tops, explosions, hanging from buildings and etc.
Half way through I thought this was going into my top three Bond films list, but suddenly all the plot potential goes out of the window and I could think of three Sean Conneries, three Roger Moores and even a Timothy Dalton above it in the list.
The first scene establishes» Read full review