moonraker


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moonraker

(ˈmuːnˌreɪkə)
n
(Nautical Terms) nautical a small square sail set above a skysail
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The schoolmaster was a noble-looking young man too, a devil-me-care blade of a fellow, with a turn for poetry, they said, and a merry man too, and much in request for a song at The Moonrakers of an evening.
He made an enormous contribution to the British film industry as well as the Bond films - directing You Only Live Twice, The Spy Who Loved Me and Moonraker.
Lewis Gilbert directed Sean Connery in You Only Live Twice in 1967 and Roger Moore in The Spy Who Loved Me and Moonraker in the 1970s.
She will be presented with the special award in recognition of a glittering 60-year career in music, which famously saw her sing the themes to James Bond movies Goldfinger, Diamonds Are Forever and Moonraker.
Made on a budget of $34 million - pricey for the era - Moonraker sent Bond on a mission to find out who stole a space shuttle.
com/nokia-moonraker-smartwatch-hands-on-video-reveals-all-that-you-wanted-to-know/) NokiaPowerUser describes the UI of the Moonraker as Swipe-navigation based.
uk/traveltop10 10 HOTEL DANIELI, VENICE Three nights from PS465pp Bond loves Venice - he was there in 1963's From Russia With Love, got in a speedboat race in Moonraker 1979) and it features in the 2006 Casino Royale.
Connery returned in 1971 for Diamonds Are Forever, then eyebrow-twitching Roger Moore donned the mantle between 1973 and 1985 for Live And Let Die, The Man With The Golden Gun, The Spy Who Loved Me, Moonraker, For Your Eyes Only, Octopussy and A View To A Kill.
The 78-year-old Welsh superstar is renowned for performing the most 007 themes: 1964's Goldfinger; Diamonds Are Forever (1971); and Moonraker (1979).
The towering American star, who appeared in The Spy Who Loved Me in 1977 and Moonraker in 1979, died in hospital in Fresno on Wednesday.
The car, a DB 2/4 Mk I Vantage, was regularly at Fleming's next-door neighbour in Kent, which was the same place where he based the HQ of Sir Hugo Drax in his Bond novel Moonraker.
Moonraker Dolphin Swims, being inducted into the Hall of Fame for Ecotourism