The Watches of James Bond

Bond, James Bond.

Perhaps one of the most well known personal introudctions uttered on film by that most well known of international spys. Men want to be him, women want to be with him. And some of us want to wear his watches.

Since his first film appearance in “Dr. No” Bond has been linked to wrist watches. He has worn , , , Seiko and during his film career. Special edidtion watches celebrating the franchise have been released and those appearing in eariler films are in high demand by watch enthusiasts.

The influcence of the James Bond character on the watch world cannot be denied, proof is all over the web. Gathered here are a number of watches as worn by Bond and his supporting cast throughout his movie career. While this list is not (yet) complete what is here paints a very clear picture of the importance of watches in the Bond films. Click the “Dr. No” link below to start the slideshow or choose one of the films from the list.

The Watches of James BondDr. No >

James Bond Films List

From Russia with LoveRolexYou Only Live Twice

Dr. NoRolex
ThunderballRolex, Breitling
Casino RoyaleRolex
On Her Majesty's Secret ServiceRolex,
Diamonds are Forever
Live and Let DieHamilton, Rolex
Man With the Golden GunRolex
The Spy Who Loved MeSeiko
For Your Eyes OnlySeiko
Never Say Never Again
A View to a KillSeiko
The Living DaylightsTAG , Unknown
License to KillRolex
Tomorrow Never DiesOmega
The World is not EnoughOmega
Die Another DayOmega
Casino RoyaleOmega,
Quantum of SolaceOmega, Hamilton

If you want to read more on the history of Bond watches in films, check out the excellent series of posts over at, starting with Chapter 1: Genesis–Ian Fleming's Dream

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