Die Another Day (2002) Firsts

  • First time in gun barrel opening where the bullet is visible after Bond shoots the screen.
  • First surfing sequence.
  • First real hovercraft action sequence (not including Bond’s gondola hovercraft in Moonraker.)
  • First bearded Bond.
  • First appearance of a robotic surgery machine.
  • First black and white sequence in an offical Bond movie. (Other black and white sequence was in unofficial Bond movie, 1954’s Casino Royale)
  • Showcases the first ever CGI stunt with a digital Bond.
  • First time an Oscar winner is portraying a Bond girl (Halle Berry).
  • First time Bond drives an Aston Martin V12.
  • First kiss between Bond and Moneypenny (sort of).
  • First swordfight.