No Time To Die is a 2021 spy film and the 25th installment in the James Bond franchise. Directed by Cary Joji Fukunaga and co-written by Fukunaga, Neal Purvis, Robert Wade, and Phoebe Waller-Bridge, the film stars Daniel Craig in his fifth and final portrayal of the iconic MI6 agent James Bond.
The film follows Bond, who has retired from active service, as he is pulled back into action to help find a missing scientist and confront a dangerous new technology. Along the way, he teams up with old friends and faces off against a mysterious villain, played by Rami Malek.
No Time To Die received positive reviews from critics, who praised its action sequences, performances, and thematic exploration of aging and the consequences of past actions. It was also noted for its departure from the typical Bond formula, with a more emotional and character-driven story.
The film was delayed several times due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but eventually premiered in September 2021. It was a commercial success, grossing over $750 million worldwide, making it the third highest-grossing film of 2021.
No Time To Die marks the end of Daniel Craig’s tenure as James Bond, and the future of the franchise remains uncertain.
Original name: No Time to Die
Duration: 163 min.