James Bond uncovers a nuclear plot while protecting an oil heiress from her former kidnapper, an international terrorist who can’t feel pain.
“The World Is Not Enough” is a 1999 spy film directed by Michael Apted and starring Pierce Brosnan as James Bond. The film also features Sophie Marceau, Robert Carlyle, Denise Richards, and Judi Dench.
In the film, Bond is assigned to protect an oil heiress named Elektra King (Marceau) from a terrorist named Renard (Carlyle), who is seeking revenge against her family. Bond discovers that Elektra is not as innocent as she seems, and he must navigate a web of betrayal and deception to uncover the truth and stop Renard’s plan to destroy Istanbul with a nuclear submarine.
“The World Is Not Enough” was the 19th film in the James Bond franchise and received mixed reviews upon its release. However, it was a commercial success, grossing over $360 million worldwide.