Oct 28, 2019
Timothy Dalton's debut as James Bond. Did Bond drive a Land Rover off an actual suicide cliff? Did the director call the leading lady's dress a piece of table cloth? Is the film having a Roger Moore hangover? Is Bond actually fighting with the Taliban?
The film has a rather multilayered plot with all its variables. The Lab is here to explain everything as Karri, Henrik and Tom discuss all the plot dynamics at play. It does not stop there, as Karri has visited many of the filming locations and will give even further details. This is most likely the most thorough investigation of The Living Daylights ever recorded.
The Living Daylights (1987). Directed by John Glen. Starring Timothy Dalton, Maryam d'Abo, Jeroen Krabbé, John Rhys-Davies.
This episode is part of The Flick Lab's 'James Bond Marathon', where one Bond episode will be released every last Thursday of the month leading up to the release of No Time to Die (2020).
The Flick Lab is a film podcast focused on world cinema, where two Finnish gentlemen with media background analyse one film every week in extreme detail, in English. New episode every Thursday. You can find The Flick Lab on iTunes, Spotify, Stitcher, or wherever you listen to your podcasts.
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Hosted by Karri Ojala and Henrik Telkki.
Guest Tom Frankland.
Audio production by Karri Ojala.
The Flick Lab theme tune by Nick Grivell.