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Off the Mark by Mark Parisi for November 05, 2018

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    Wilde Bill  over 2 years ago

    Totally agree.

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    John Wiley Premium Member over 2 years ago

    NeverDalton, too. Surprisingly, I liked George Lazenby.

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    Jeff0811  over 2 years ago

    I will always remember Roger Moore as “The Saint”. He tried to branch out into Bond and Ffolkes, neither of which seemed to be a good vehicle for him.

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    AtariDragon  over 2 years ago

    I can sort of see how the James Bond franchise made sense in the 1960’s and ’70’s, but its continued existence is baffling. Just nostalgia and great theme music, I suppose.

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    jasonsnakelover  over 2 years ago

    If I was a fan of that alcoholic spy, I would’ve found more humor; but I wouldn’t care for him if he never started drinking.

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    Zen-of-Zinfandel  over 2 years ago

    The Man with the Golden Feathers.

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    I was FRAMED!!!!!!  over 2 years ago

    Agreed, Roger Moore was just channeling ‘The Saint’ into the role of James Bond, making the Moore Bond movies to be rather boring and one-dimensional.

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    matzam Premium Member over 2 years ago

    reminds me of the Maxell ads

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    #Rad-ish  Premium Member over 2 years ago

    Roger Moore was the comic strip comedy version of James Bond.

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    Gameguy49 Premium Member over 2 years ago

    Roger Moore aside, for me the raven means that loser, Michael Moore! His last couple of “efforts” have flopped, hopefully, he’ll get the hint and just go away.

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    Teto85 Premium Member over 2 years ago

    Connery, big gap, Brosnan, Craig.

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    Nighthawks Premium Member over 2 years ago

    Bond is like a comic strip character that never ages…..in the Ian Fleming books, he served in WW2 , which would make him in his 90’s or more.

    I would think that these days he would have a DB-7 wheel chair with machine-guns , a bullet proof shield and an ejection seat

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    NoSleepTil_BKLYN  over 2 years ago

    I liked Roger Moore! He’s the Bond I grew up with! (He’s the first one I saw in movie theaters, starting with, “The Spy Who Loved Me”)

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    Ka`ōnōhi`ula`okahōkūmiomio`ehiku  over 2 years ago

    Only Sean is 007, Bond, James Bond.

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    RobinHood  over 2 years ago

    Patrick McGooan turned down the the roll of 007 because he didn’t think a violent, alcoholic, sex addict was practically heroic

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    Stephen Gilberg  over 2 years ago

    He doesn’t like “A Man for All Seasons” either: “Never More!”

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    RobinHood  over 2 years ago

    007? I thought the bird was predicting the number of wins Baltimore will get the rest of seasom.

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