Bond directors elimination game 2019.

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  • thedovethedove hiding in the Greek underworld
    Posts: 1,566
    Monday

    Terence Young (DN,FRWL,TB)35 +1
    Guy Hamilton (GF, DAF, LALD, TMWTGG) - 34
    Lewis Gilbert (YOLT, TSWLM, MR) - 30
    Peter R. Hunt (OHMSS) - 35
    John Glen (FYEO, OP, AVTAK, TLD, LTK) - 34
    Irvin Kershner (NSNA) - 28
    Martin Campbell (GE, CR) - 30
    Roger Spottiswoode (TND) - 28
    Michael Apted (TWINE) - 30
    Lee Tamahori (DAD) - 14 (-2)
    Marc Forster (QOS) - 21
    Sam Mendes (SF, SP) - 13

  • Posts: 7,192


    Terence Young (DN,FRWL,TB)35
    Guy Hamilton (GF, DAF, LALD, TMWTGG) - 34
    Lewis Gilbert (YOLT, TSWLM, MR) - 30
    Peter R. Hunt (OHMSS) - 35
    John Glen (FYEO, OP, AVTAK, TLD, LTK) - 34
    Irvin Kershner (NSNA) - 28
    Martin Campbell (GE, CR) - 30
    Roger Spottiswoode (TND) - 28
    Michael Apted (TWINE) - 30
    Lee Tamahori (DAD) - 14
    Marc Forster (QOS) - 22 +1
    Sam Mendes (SF, SP) - 11 -2

  • GoldenGunGoldenGun Station B, Belgium
    Posts: 3,484
    Terence Young (DN,FRWL,TB)35
    Guy Hamilton (GF, DAF, LALD, TMWTGG) - 34
    Lewis Gilbert (YOLT, TSWLM, MR) - 30
    Peter R. Hunt (OHMSS) - 35
    John Glen (FYEO, OP, AVTAK, TLD, LTK) - 35 +1
    Irvin Kershner (NSNA) - 28
    Martin Campbell (GE, CR) - 30
    Roger Spottiswoode (TND) - 28
    Michael Apted (TWINE) - 30
    Lee Tamahori (DAD) - 14
    Marc Forster (QOS) - 22
    Sam Mendes (SF, SP) - 9 -2
  • edited January 21 Posts: 4,466
    I find the fact that the great Sam Mendes is the most downvoted director so far appalling. How can someone look at TND or DAD and then look at Skyfall and Spectre and say that the former movies are the better directed ones?
  • Posts: 10,387
    I find the fact that the great Sam Mendes is the most downvoted director so far appalling. How can someone look at TND or DAD and then look at Skyfall and Spectre and say that the former movies are the better directed ones?

    TND and DAD entertained me, SF and SP didn't – at all.
  • BennyBenny Moderator
    Posts: 8,721
    Tuesday

    Terence Young (DN,FRWL,TB) - 36 +1
    Guy Hamilton (GF, DAF, LALD, TMWTGG) - 34
    Lewis Gilbert (YOLT, TSWLM, MR) - 30
    Peter R. Hunt (OHMSS) - 35
    John Glen (FYEO, OP, AVTAK, TLD, LTK) - 35
    Irvin Kershner (NSNA) - 28
    Martin Campbell (GE, CR) - 30
    Roger Spottiswoode (TND) - 28
    Michael Apted (TWINE) - 30
    Lee Tamahori (DAD) - 14
    Marc Forster (QOS) - 20 -2
    Sam Mendes (SF, SP) - 9

  • ThunderfingerThunderfinger Back on Earth
    Posts: 33,116
    Tuesday

    Terence Young (DN,FRWL,TB) - 36
    Guy Hamilton (GF, DAF, LALD, TMWTGG) - 34
    Lewis Gilbert (YOLT, TSWLM, MR) - 30
    Peter R. Hunt (OHMSS) - 36 +1
    John Glen (FYEO, OP, AVTAK, TLD, LTK) - 35
    Irvin Kershner (NSNA) - 28
    Martin Campbell (GE, CR) - 30
    Roger Spottiswoode (TND) - 28
    Michael Apted (TWINE) - 30
    Lee Tamahori (DAD) - 12 -2
    Marc Forster (QOS) - 20
    Sam Mendes (SF, SP) - 9

  • Posts: 279
    Terence Young (DN,FRWL,TB) - 36
    Guy Hamilton (GF, DAF, LALD, TMWTGG) - 34
    Lewis Gilbert (YOLT, TSWLM, MR) - 30
    Peter R. Hunt (OHMSS) - 36
    John Glen (FYEO, OP, AVTAK, TLD, LTK) - 33 -2
    Irvin Kershner (NSNA) - 28
    Martin Campbell (GE, CR) - 30
    Roger Spottiswoode (TND) - 28
    Michael Apted (TWINE) - 30
    Lee Tamahori (DAD) - 12
    Marc Forster (QOS) - 21 +1
    Sam Mendes (SF, SP) - 9
  • Posts: 894
    Terence Young (DN,FRWL,TB) - 36
    Guy Hamilton (GF, DAF, LALD, TMWTGG) - 34
    Lewis Gilbert (YOLT, TSWLM, MR) - 30
    Peter R. Hunt (OHMSS) - 36
    John Glen (FYEO, OP, AVTAK, TLD, LTK) - 34 +1
    Irvin Kershner (NSNA) - 28
    Martin Campbell (GE, CR) - 30
    Roger Spottiswoode (TND) - 28
    Michael Apted (TWINE) - 30
    Lee Tamahori (DAD) - 12
    Marc Forster (QOS) - 19 - 2
    Sam Mendes (SF, SP) - 9
  • JeremyBondonJeremyBondon Seeking out odd jobs with Oddjob @Tangier
    edited January 22 Posts: 520
    Tuesday

    Terence Young (DN,FRWL,TB) - 36
    Guy Hamilton (GF, DAF, LALD, TMWTGG) - 34
    Lewis Gilbert (YOLT, TSWLM, MR) - 30
    Peter R. Hunt (OHMSS) - 34 -2
    John Glen (FYEO, OP, AVTAK, TLD, LTK) - 35 +1
    Irvin Kershner (NSNA) - 28
    Martin Campbell (GE, CR) - 30
    Roger Spottiswoode (TND) - 28
    Michael Apted (TWINE) - 30
    Lee Tamahori (DAD) - 12
    Marc Forster (QOS) - 19
    Sam Mendes (SF, SP) - 9
  • Shark_0f_LargoShark_0f_Largo Lancashire, UK
    Posts: 4,151
    Tuesday

    Terence Young (DN,FRWL,TB) - 36
    Guy Hamilton (GF, DAF, LALD, TMWTGG) - 34
    Lewis Gilbert (YOLT, TSWLM, MR) - 30
    Peter R. Hunt (OHMSS) - 35 +1
    John Glen (FYEO, OP, AVTAK, TLD, LTK) - 35
    Irvin Kershner (NSNA) - 28
    Martin Campbell (GE, CR) - 30
    Roger Spottiswoode (TND) - 28
    Michael Apted (TWINE) - 30
    Lee Tamahori (DAD) - 10 -2
    Marc Forster (QOS) - 19
    Sam Mendes (SF, SP) - 9
  • Posts: 10,387
    Tuesday

    Terence Young (DN,FRWL,TB) - 36
    Guy Hamilton (GF, DAF, LALD, TMWTGG) - 34
    Lewis Gilbert (YOLT, TSWLM, MR) - 30
    Peter R. Hunt (OHMSS) - 36 (+1)
    John Glen (FYEO, OP, AVTAK, TLD, LTK) - 35
    Irvin Kershner (NSNA) - 28
    Martin Campbell (GE, CR) - 30
    Roger Spottiswoode (TND) - 28
    Michael Apted (TWINE) - 30
    Lee Tamahori (DAD) - 10
    Marc Forster (QOS) - 19
    Sam Mendes (SF, SP) - 7 (-2)
  • BirdlesonBirdleson San Jose, CAModerator
    Posts: 26,517
    Tuesday

    Terence Young (DN,FRWL,TB) - 37 (+1)
    Guy Hamilton (GF, DAF, LALD, TMWTGG) - 34
    Lewis Gilbert (YOLT, TSWLM, MR) - 30
    Peter R. Hunt (OHMSS) - 36
    John Glen (FYEO, OP, AVTAK, TLD, LTK) - 35
    Irvin Kershner (NSNA) - 28
    Martin Campbell (GE, CR) - 30
    Roger Spottiswoode (TND) - 28
    Michael Apted (TWINE) - 30
    Lee Tamahori (DAD) - 10
    Marc Forster (QOS) - 19
    Sam Mendes (SF, SP) - 5 (-2)
  • barryt007barryt007 Getting counselling by Sir Roger over how to kill Kara Milovy
    Posts: 18,594
    Tuesday

    Terence Young (DN,FRWL,TB) - 37
    Guy Hamilton (GF, DAF, LALD, TMWTGG) - 34
    Lewis Gilbert (YOLT, TSWLM, MR) - 30
    Peter R. Hunt (OHMSS) - 36
    John Glen (FYEO, OP, AVTAK, TLD, LTK) - 36 (+1)
    Irvin Kershner (NSNA) - 28
    Martin Campbell (GE, CR) - 30
    Roger Spottiswoode (TND) - 28
    Michael Apted (TWINE) - 30
    Lee Tamahori (DAD) - 8 (-2)
    Marc Forster (QOS) - 19
    Sam Mendes (SF, SP) - 5

  • zebrafishzebrafish <°)))<
    Posts: 2,389
    Tuesday

    Terence Young (DN,FRWL,TB) - 37
    Guy Hamilton (GF, DAF, LALD, TMWTGG) - 34
    Lewis Gilbert (YOLT, TSWLM, MR) - 30
    Peter R. Hunt (OHMSS) - 36
    John Glen (FYEO, OP, AVTAK, TLD, LTK) - 36
    Irvin Kershner (NSNA) - 28
    Martin Campbell (GE, CR) - 30
    Roger Spottiswoode (TND) - 28
    Michael Apted (TWINE) - 30
    Lee Tamahori (DAD) - 6 (-2)
    Marc Forster (QOS) - 19
    Sam Mendes (SF, SP) - 6 (+1)
  • pachazopachazo Make Your Choice
    Posts: 6,492
    Rather late to the party, I know.

    Tuesday

    Terence Young (DN,FRWL,TB) - 37
    Guy Hamilton (GF, DAF, LALD, TMWTGG) - 34
    Lewis Gilbert (YOLT, TSWLM, MR) - 30
    Peter R. Hunt (OHMSS) - 37 (+1)
    John Glen (FYEO, OP, AVTAK, TLD, LTK) - 36
    Irvin Kershner (NSNA) - 28
    Martin Campbell (GE, CR) - 30
    Roger Spottiswoode (TND) - 28
    Michael Apted (TWINE) - 30
    Lee Tamahori (DAD) - 4 (-2)
    Marc Forster (QOS) - 19
    Sam Mendes (SF, SP) - 6
  • Posts: 3,184
    Wednesday

    Terence Young (DN,FRWL,TB) - 37
    Guy Hamilton (GF, DAF, LALD, TMWTGG) - 34
    Lewis Gilbert (YOLT, TSWLM, MR) - 30
    Peter R. Hunt (OHMSS) - 37
    John Glen (FYEO, OP, AVTAK, TLD, LTK) - 36
    Irvin Kershner (NSNA) - 28
    Martin Campbell (GE, CR) - 31 +1
    Roger Spottiswoode (TND) - 28
    Michael Apted (TWINE) - 28 -2
    Lee Tamahori (DAD) - 4
    Marc Forster (QOS) - 19
    Sam Mendes (SF, SP) - 6
  • thedovethedove hiding in the Greek underworld
    Posts: 1,566
    Tuesday

    Terence Young (DN,FRWL,TB) - 37
    Guy Hamilton (GF, DAF, LALD, TMWTGG) - 34
    Lewis Gilbert (YOLT, TSWLM, MR) - 30
    Peter R. Hunt (OHMSS) - 37
    John Glen (FYEO, OP, AVTAK, TLD, LTK) - 36
    Irvin Kershner (NSNA) - 28
    Martin Campbell (GE, CR) - 31
    Roger Spottiswoode (TND) - 28
    Michael Apted (TWINE) - 28
    Lee Tamahori (DAD)- 2 -2
    Marc Forster (QOS) - 19
    Sam Mendes (SF, SP) - 7 +1

  • thedovethedove hiding in the Greek underworld
    Posts: 1,566
    I find the fact that the great Sam Mendes is the most downvoted director so far appalling. How can someone look at TND or DAD and then look at Skyfall and Spectre and say that the former movies are the better directed ones?

    TND and DAD entertained me, SF and SP didn't – at all.

    Is the director responsible for the entertainment factor of the movie? To me many elements go into the entertainment value of a movie. Course we are all different, just seems to me that to hang a lack of entertainment on Sam Mendes or any of the other directors is a bit of an over reach.
  • JeremyBondonJeremyBondon Seeking out odd jobs with Oddjob @Tangier
    Posts: 520
    Wednesday

    Terence Young (DN,FRWL,TB) - 37
    Guy Hamilton (GF, DAF, LALD, TMWTGG) - 34
    Lewis Gilbert (YOLT, TSWLM, MR) - 30
    Peter R. Hunt (OHMSS) - 37
    John Glen (FYEO, OP, AVTAK, TLD, LTK) - 36
    Irvin Kershner (NSNA) - 28
    Martin Campbell (GE, CR) - 32 +1
    Roger Spottiswoode (TND) - 28
    Michael Apted (TWINE) - 28
    Lee Tamahori (DAD)- 2 -2 (0)
    Marc Forster (QOS) - 19
    Sam Mendes (SF, SP) - 7
  • ThunderfingerThunderfinger Back on Earth
    Posts: 33,116
    Wednesday

    Terence Young (DN,FRWL,TB) - 37
    Guy Hamilton (GF, DAF, LALD, TMWTGG) - 34
    Lewis Gilbert (YOLT, TSWLM, MR) - 30
    Peter R. Hunt (OHMSS) - 38 +1
    John Glen (FYEO, OP, AVTAK, TLD, LTK) - 36
    Irvin Kershner (NSNA) - 28
    Martin Campbell (GE, CR) - 32
    Roger Spottiswoode (TND) - 28
    Michael Apted (TWINE) - 26 -2
    Marc Forster (QOS) - 19
    Sam Mendes (SF, SP) - 7

    Eliminated:

    12 Lee Tamahori (DAD)
  • Posts: 279
    Good grief, this list feels unbalanced to me.

    Terence Young (DN,FRWL,TB) - 37
    Guy Hamilton (GF, DAF, LALD, TMWTGG) - 34
    Lewis Gilbert (YOLT, TSWLM, MR) - 30
    Peter R. Hunt (OHMSS) - 38
    John Glen (FYEO, OP, AVTAK, TLD, LTK) - 34 -2
    Irvin Kershner (NSNA) - 28
    Martin Campbell (GE, CR) - 33 +1
    Roger Spottiswoode (TND) - 28
    Michael Apted (TWINE) - 26
    Marc Forster (QOS) - 19
    Sam Mendes (SF, SP) - 7

    Eliminated:

    12 Lee Tamahori (DAD)
  • Terence Young (DN,FRWL,TB) - 38 +1
    Guy Hamilton (GF, DAF, LALD, TMWTGG) - 34
    Lewis Gilbert (YOLT, TSWLM, MR) - 30
    Peter R. Hunt (OHMSS) - 38
    John Glen (FYEO, OP, AVTAK, TLD, LTK) - 34
    Irvin Kershner (NSNA) - 28
    Martin Campbell (GE, CR) - 33
    Roger Spottiswoode (TND) - 28
    Michael Apted (TWINE) - 26
    Marc Forster (QOS) - 19
    Sam Mendes (SF, SP) - 5 -2

    Eliminated:

    12 Lee Tamahori (DAD)
  • edited January 23 Posts: 894
    Terence Young (DN,FRWL,TB) - 38
    Guy Hamilton (GF, DAF, LALD, TMWTGG) - 34
    Lewis Gilbert (YOLT, TSWLM, MR) - 30
    Peter R. Hunt (OHMSS) - 38
    John Glen (FYEO, OP, AVTAK, TLD, LTK) - 34
    Irvin Kershner (NSNA) - 28
    Martin Campbell (GE, CR) - 33
    Roger Spottiswoode (TND) - 28
    Michael Apted (TWINE) - 26
    Marc Forster (QOS) - 17 -2
    Sam Mendes (SF, SP) - 6 +1

    Eliminated:

    12 Lee Tamahori (DAD)
  • Posts: 1,378
    Tuesday

    Terence Young (DN,FRWL,TB) - 39 (+1)
    Guy Hamilton (GF, DAF, LALD, TMWTGG) - 34
    Lewis Gilbert (YOLT, TSWLM, MR) - 30
    Peter R. Hunt (OHMSS) - 38
    John Glen (FYEO, OP, AVTAK, TLD, LTK) - 34
    Irvin Kershner (NSNA) - 28
    Martin Campbell (GE, CR) - 33
    Roger Spottiswoode (TND) - 28
    Michael Apted (TWINE) - 26
    Marc Forster (QOS) - 15 (-2)
    Sam Mendes (SF, SP) - 6

    Eliminated:

    12 Lee Tamahori (DAD)
  • edited January 23 Posts: 10,387
    Tuesday

    Terence Young (DN,FRWL,TB) - 40 (+1)
    Guy Hamilton (GF, DAF, LALD, TMWTGG) - 34
    Lewis Gilbert (YOLT, TSWLM, MR) - 30
    Peter R. Hunt (OHMSS) - 38
    John Glen (FYEO, OP, AVTAK, TLD, LTK) - 34
    Irvin Kershner (NSNA) - 28
    Martin Campbell (GE, CR) - 33
    Roger Spottiswoode (TND) - 28
    Michael Apted (TWINE) - 26
    Marc Forster (QOS) - 15 (-2)
    Sam Mendes (SF, SP) - 4 (-2)

    Eliminated:

    12 Lee Tamahori (DAD)
    thedove wrote: »
    I find the fact that the great Sam Mendes is the most downvoted director so far appalling. How can someone look at TND or DAD and then look at Skyfall and Spectre and say that the former movies are the better directed ones?

    TND and DAD entertained me, SF and SP didn't – at all.

    Is the director responsible for the entertainment factor of the movie? To me many elements go into the entertainment value of a movie. Course we are all different, just seems to me that to hang a lack of entertainment on Sam Mendes or any of the other directors is a bit of an over reach.

    Sam Mendes as the director is a big part and factor in how the film turns out. I can only go by the way I experience the films, and his two films didn't have me at the edge of my seat the way CR or QoS did (as an example). I guess I'm not fond of auteur films like SF, and my dislike of SP have been well covered enough already.
  • zebrafishzebrafish <°)))<
    edited January 23 Posts: 2,389
    Wednesday

    Terence Young (DN,FRWL,TB) - 40
    Guy Hamilton (GF, DAF, LALD, TMWTGG) - 34
    Lewis Gilbert (YOLT, TSWLM, MR) - 31 (+1)
    Peter R. Hunt (OHMSS) - 38
    John Glen (FYEO, OP, AVTAK, TLD, LTK) - 34
    Irvin Kershner (NSNA) - 28
    Martin Campbell (GE, CR) - 33
    Roger Spottiswoode (TND) - 28
    Michael Apted (TWINE) - 26
    Marc Forster (QOS) - 13 (-2)
    Sam Mendes (SF, SP) - 4

    Eliminated:

    12 Lee Tamahori (DAD)
  • BennyBenny Moderator
    edited January 23 Posts: 8,721
    Wednesday

    Terence Young (DN,FRWL,TB) - 41 +1

    Guy Hamilton (GF, DAF, LALD, TMWTGG) - 34
    Lewis Gilbert (YOLT, TSWLM, MR) - 31
    Peter R. Hunt (OHMSS) - 38
    John Glen (FYEO, OP, AVTAK, TLD, LTK) - 34
    Irvin Kershner (NSNA) - 28
    Martin Campbell (GE, CR) - 33
    Roger Spottiswoode (TND) - 28
    Michael Apted (TWINE) - 26
    Marc Forster (QOS) - 11 -2
    Sam Mendes (SF, SP) - 4

    Eliminated:

    12 Lee Tamahori (DAD)

  • Major_BoothroydMajor_Boothroyd Republic of Isthmus
    edited January 23 Posts: 2,568
    Wednesday

    Terence Young (DN,FRWL,TB) - 41
    Guy Hamilton (GF, DAF, LALD, TMWTGG) - 34
    Lewis Gilbert (YOLT, TSWLM, MR) - 32 (+1)
    Peter R. Hunt (OHMSS) - 38
    John Glen (FYEO, OP, AVTAK, TLD, LTK) - 34
    Irvin Kershner (NSNA) - 28
    Martin Campbell (GE, CR) - 33
    Roger Spottiswoode (TND) - 26 (-2)
    Michael Apted (TWINE) - 26
    Marc Forster (QOS) - 11
    Sam Mendes (SF, SP) - 4

    Eliminated:

    12 Lee Tamahori (DAD)
  • BirdlesonBirdleson San Jose, CAModerator
    edited January 23 Posts: 26,517
    Had to go fix things. @zebrafish missed one round.
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