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‘Dr. No,’ first James Bond film, premieres in London 50 years ago tonight (1962)

Video: 'Dr. No' trailer

(Friday, October 5, 1962)Dr. No, the first James Bond theatrical feature based on a series of novels and short stories by Ian Fleming, had its worldwide premiere tonight at the London Pavilion.

Directed by Terence Young, the film starred Sean Connery as Agent 007, Joseph Wiseman, Ursula Andress, Jack Lord and John Kitzmiller.