Since Bond, Pierce has struggled but that might be due to age in no small part. Seems to me that all along the line he’s had a raw deal, from NBC’s shutting him in, post-Moore, to the rubbish Bond films following Goldeneye, still up there as one of the best ever.
DAD’s been given bad press but the opening was very good and he held his end up all the way. That pic at the top of this post is a bit sad for me. I know, I know, his bank balance gives him cause not to be sad but still … it is sad.
To be now considered as a sidekick after his body of work – that’s not kind to the soul.
He seems more of a Bond than Daniel Craig, though it’s hard to knock Casino Royale – a top film in its own right.…