Art of the Thunderous Ball

by brian lam

Illustrator and artist Frank McCarthy was, among many things, a movie poster creator, responsible for the poster above for Around the World Under The Sea. And Thunderball’s concept art, featuring the famous scuba fight scene:

Thunderball’s theme song was sung by Tom Jones.

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The battle itself is memorable…

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…as is the ending.

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I recall reading somewhere that Connery insisted all sharks be behind glass, and that he was surprised when one, at one point, wasn’t.

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