We track the peaks and valleys of 007's onscreen life through 21 previous official films, from ''Dr. No'' to ''Casino Royale''
18. THE MAN WITH THE GOLDEN GUN (1974)
The plot is almost as puny as the sidekick: Bond must battle an infamous hitman (Christopher Lee as Scaramanga) and his little-person pal (Hervé Villechaize as Nick Nack) to recover a solar-powered secret weapon. The thrills are equally small.
Image Credit: The Man With the Golden Gun: Everett Collection