While investigating a gold magnate’s smuggling, James Bond uncovers a plot to contaminate the Fort Knox gold reserve.
“Goldfinger” is a British spy film released in 1964. It was the third installment in the James Bond film series, and it starred Sean Connery as James Bond. The movie was directed by Guy Hamilton and produced by Albert R. Broccoli and Harry Saltzman.
In the movie, James Bond is assigned to investigate Auric Goldfinger, a wealthy businessman suspected of smuggling gold out of the UK. Bond soon discovers that Goldfinger is planning to contaminate the US gold reserves at Fort Knox, thus increasing the value of his own gold holdings.
The film received critical acclaim and was a commercial success, grossing over $124 million worldwide. It is considered one of the best James Bond films of all time and was nominated for a number of awards, including an Academy Award for Best Sound Editing.