After a defecting Russian general reveals a plot to assassinate foreign spies, James Bond is assigned a secret mission to dispatch the new head of the KGB to prevent an escalation of tensions between the Soviet Union and the West.
- Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
- Studio: United Artists, Eon Productions, Danjaq
- Keyword: london, england, arms smuggling, prison, england, assassination, spy, falsely accused, secret identity, country estate, arms deal, drug trafficking, secret mission, secret intelligence service, kgb, villain, renegade, special car, tangier morocco, big wheel, cello, orchestra, freedom fighter, czechoslovakia, bratislava, slovakia, afghanistan, airplane, schloss schönbrunn, escape, vienna, austria, moscow, russia
- Cast: Timothy Dalton, Maryam d'Abo, Jeroen Krabbé, Joe Don Baker, John Rhys-Davies, Art Malik