Director: Lee Tamahori
Writers: Ian Fleming (Novel), Neal Purvis and Robert Wade (Screenplay)
Starring: Pierce Brosnan, Halle Berry, Rosamund Pike, Judi Dench, John Cleese, Michael Madsen
Kent Locations Used: Manston International Airport, now Stone Hill Park
Die Another Day is the twentieth film in the James Bond series, based on the original character created by Ian Fleming and marked the franchise’s 40th anniversary.
The film sees Bond captured on a mission in North Korea after his true identity was leaked. A year later, he is released in exchange for a terrorist but MI6 relieve him of his “00” because they suspect he gave away secrets during his capture. Trying to prove his innocence, Bond sets off to find his betrayer as well as the terrorist he was exchanged for who has an evil plan – will Bond be able to stop him?
With an A-list cast including Pierce Brosnan as James Bond, Halle Berry as sidekick Giacinta ‘Jinx’ Johnson as well as Rosamund Pike, Judi Dench, John Cleese, Michael Madsen and even an appearance from Madonna!
The Die Another Day team visited the now closed Manston International Airport (now Stone Hill Park) in Ramsgate to film the Antonov cargo plane scenes towards the end of the film.
The film is now out to buy on DVD.
For more information about filming in Kent please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information about the Kent Film Office James Bond trail: http://kentfilmoffice.co.uk/moviemap/james-bond-ian-fleming/
For more information about the film: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0246460/
For more information about James Bond: http://www.007.com/
For more information about Kent’s Filming History please visit our Movie Map: http://kentfilmoffice.co.uk/kent-movie-map/moviemap-live-2/