You Only Live Twice

Tiger Tanaka’s Grey Suits

M's Japanese counterpart in You Only Live Twice, Tiger Tanaka, dresses more like James Bond than M. Tanaka, played by Tetsuro Tamba, likely wears Japanese-tailored...

Osato’s Charcoal Suit

Though black is now the prevailing colour for the lounge suit in Japan, that is not shown to be the case in You Only Live Twice back in 1967. Mr. Osato (Teru Shima...

Q’s Bush Shirt and Bermuda Shorts

When Q visits Japan in You Only Live Twice, he wears the classic British military warm-weather outfit of a bush shirt tucked into Bermuda shorts. Q's military-issu...

Yukata at Tanaka’s Home

Of all the cultures James Bond visits, he outwardly shows the most appreciation for Japanese culture in You Only Live Twice. He follows many of the Japanese's cust...

Black and White Shoes, and More

In You Only Live Twice, Bond visits Dikko Henderson's (Charles Gray) home and follows the Japanese custom of removing his shoes. Bond finds himself leaving in a ...
Connery Linen Shirt

Brown Linen Camp Shirt and Trousers in You Only Live Twice

In You Only Live Twice, Sean Connery wears an outfit of a linen sports shirt and linen trousers to be comfortable in Japan's heat. His (darker) ecru shirt has a ...

Dark Blue Summer Suit in You Only Live Twice

This week celebrates the 45th anniversary of the release of You Only Live Twice. In the film, Bond visits Japan wearing a suit in a lighter shade of blue than navy t...

Blofeld: The Mao Suit

Ernst Stavro Blofeld's first full appearance came in You Only Live Twice with Donald Pleasence's cartoon-like portrayal. Besides the bald head, scarred face and wh...