The World Is Not Enough (1999) Tidbits

  • The title for the movie comes from On Her Majesty’s Secret Service. When Bond is in the office of Sir Hillary Bray, he is informed that the translation of his family motto is “The World Is Not Enough”.
  • There is a painting of Bernard Lee (M) in the back of the Scottish MI6 Headquarters
  • Desmond Llewelyn had been wanting an assistant since 1981 when he was 69. He finally got one in TWINE, which was released in the USA exactally a month before his death.
  • Elektra’s name was actually mentioned once before, but in a different context. In For Your Eyes Only, Melina Havelock says,”Like Elektra, Greek women always avenge their loved ones”
  • The helicopter and caviar factory scene in TWINE was originally going to be used in Goldeneye, just like Q’s retirement was originally going to be used in TND.
  • The Jacket which R tried on and tested was completly different from the one at the Ski Scene where the Terahawkes attacked both Bond and Elektra. that.