Re: This November, Skyfall is coming.
Skyfall Moore put the flowers on the grave in For Your Eyes Only, also to add to that chain you've got Connery being in full on murderous hunting mode for Blofeld in the opening credits of Diamonds Are Forever...
Before they forgot that and went for the Howard Hughes plot.
But then people could point out the fact that Whitaker in Living Daylights is Jack Wade in Goldeneye and Tomorrow Never Dies or that Charles Gray plays... what's his face in You Only Live Twice and is Blofeld in Diamonds or fuck, that Gogol from the Moore films is Morenzy in From Russia With Love, Bond films don't work well if you try to think of them as any sort of continuity bar Casino into Quantum.
If I were to rank the Bonds it would be... hm
Not getting into that argument again and I fully expect my dear Nick to call me a fucking idiot or something but yeah, there it is.