Shortly after an important drugs bust, CIA Agent Felix Leiter is married, but when the drug lord he arrested escapes, kills his wife and mutilates Leiter his old friend British Agent James Bond seeks revenge. When "M" orders 007 to drop the matter and start a new assignment, Bond deserts her Majesty's Secret Service and embarks on a world wide personal vendetta to kill those responsible.
Ratings and Reviews
- Average 6.1/10
- Fresh 40
- Rotten 12
Critics Consensus: License to Kill is darker than many of the other Bond entries, with Timothy Dalton playing the character with intensity, but it still has some solid chases and fight scenes.
Darker version of James Bond has more violence, language.
Cast & Crew
- Action & Adventure
- © 1989 United Artist Corporation and Danjaq, LLC
- English (United Kingdom) (Stereo, Dolby 5.1)
- English (United States) (Subtitles), French (France) (Subtitles, Stereo), Portuguese (Brazil) (Subtitles), Spanish (Subtitles, Stereo)
- Closed captions refer to subtitles in the available language with addition of relevant nondialogue information.