Bond has left active service and is enjoying a tranquil life in Jamaica. His peace is short-lived when his old friend Felix Leiter from the CIA turns up asking for help. The mission to rescue a kidnapped scientist turns out to be far more treacherous than expected, leading Bond onto the trail of a mysterious villain armed with dangerous new technology.
Did You Know?
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer produce the James Bond movies but do not generally theatrically release them. The agreement between MGM and Sony expires with Spectre
(2015). Originally it was a two picture deal with Casino Royale
(2006) and Quantum of Solace
(2008) for Sony to distribute which then got renewed for two more films of which Skyfall
(2012) was the first. At the time of the theatrical release of Spectre
(2015), MGM was in discussions with three studios, which were believed to be Sony, Paramount and Warner Bros. Reportedly, it was stated that MGM was looking for a more lucrative deal, and was looking to drive a hard bargain. In the end, Universal Pictures became this film's worldwide distributor on 24th May 2018. See more