From Russia with Love

TitleFrom Russia with Love
Publication TypeFilm
Year of Publication1963
AuthorsYoung, Terence
Running Time115 minutes
Date Released1963
DistributorUnited Artists
CountryUnited Kingdom, United States
Publication Languageenglish, russian, turk

Widely regarded as the best film in the 007 franchise, From Russia with Love places James Bond into the thicket of Cold War international politics. Bond must retrieve a Lektor decoder from a Soviet defector in Istanbul before the international SPECTRE organization can. 


Sean Connery

Pedro Armendáriz

Lotte Lenya

Robert Shaw

Bernard Lee

Daniela Bianchi


Directed by Terence Young

Produced by Harry Saltzman and Albert R. Broccoli

Screenplay by Richard Maibaum

Story by Johanna Harwood

Music by John Barry

Cinematography by Ted Moore

Edited by Peter R. Hunt


Action, Adventure, Thriller

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based on a book in the James Bond series by Ian Fleming

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